Metaverse Essentials: Building the Future

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Program Overview

Over the last year, there has been an increased emphasis on the metaverse – where we are now and what the future holds. Companies and consumers are starting to embrace the next evolution of social connection and it’s becoming more prevalent across the sports industry. 

Metaverse Essentials: Building the Future is a free online course where leaders from Meta and top sports organizations explore how to best prepare for the future today. They break down how to use metaverse-related technology and products in their early stages, including VR, AR, Avatars, digital collectibles, and more.   

The five-lesson course will help those looking to deepen their understanding of the growing connection between the metaverse and the sports industry. Upon completion, all course participants earn a verified digital badge they can display on their social channels.

Course Lineup

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FAQs

Who can benefit from these courses?
Students aspiring a career in the sports industry, early-career marketers or professionals looking to transition to a sports-related career.
Is there a badge available for completing the courses?
Yes, upon completion of each course, you will receive a course badge that can be added to your LinkedIn profile.
Do I need to take the lessons in order?
You can take them in order, wait until they are all available and binge them all at once, or take just the ones you need. It’s up to you.
Can I use my mobile device?
Yes, the course is completely mobile-friendly.
Are the courses at a specific time?
No. The lessons in each course exist independently, and are available for you to take at any time.
What do I do if I have a technical issue?
Send an email to: learning@fos.company

FAQs

Who can benefit from these courses?
Those who are looking to better understand NIL at the collegiate level, including athletes, coaches, administrators, marketing and social media professionals. The course is also beneficial for brands and agents looking to work with collegiate athletes.
Is there a badge available for completing the courses?
Yes, upon completion of each course, you will receive a course badge that can be added to your LinkedIn profile.
Do I need to take the lessons in order?
You can take them in order or binge them all at once. All lessons and quizzes must be completed to earn your badge. 
Can I use my mobile device?
Yes, the course is completely mobile-friendly.
Are the courses at a specific time?
No. The lessons in each course exist independently, and are available for you to take at any time.
What do I do if I have a technical issue?
There is live chat support in the courses, or you can email learning@fos.company.  
How many people at my organization should take this course?
As many as are those who do work that supports student athletes – whether you’re a compliance officer, athletic director, social media manager, or work in a business related to student athletes, this course will best equip you to help student athletes on their unique journeys.

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Who can benefit from this course?
Those who are looking to better understand how the modern ticketing industry extends beyond just ticketing and helps to enhance the live experience for all fans. That includes marketers who want to reach new audiences or understand how insights drive conversion, students who want to learn more about the ticketing industry or industry professionals interested in best practices.
Is there a badge available for completing the courses?
Yes, upon completion of each course, you will receive a course badge that can be added to your LinkedIn profile.
Do I need to take the lessons in order?
You can manage lessons at your own pace, and they can be taken in or out of order. All lessons and quizzes must be completed to earn your badge.
Can I use my mobile device?
Yes, the course is completely mobile-friendly.
Are the courses at a specific time?
No. The lessons in each course exist independently, and are available for you to take at any time.
What do I do if I have a technical issue?
Send an email to: learning@fos.company.  

FAQs

Who can benefit from this course?
Those who are looking to better understand the basics of cryptocurrency and how it relates to the current and future state of the sports industry.
Is there a badge available for completing the courses?
Yes, upon completion of each course, you will receive a course badge that can be added to your LinkedIn profile.
Do I need to take the lessons in order?
You can manage lessons at your own pace, and they can be taken in or out of order. All lessons and quizzes must be completed to earn your badge.
Can I use my mobile device?
Yes, the course is completely mobile-friendly.
Are the courses at a specific time?
No. The lessons in each course exist independently and are available for you to take at any time.
What do I do if I have a technical issue?
Send an email to: learning@fos.company.  

FAQs

Who can benefit from this course?
Those who are looking to better understand where the metaverse is at now, where it’s heading, and how it can help transform the sports industry – across e-commerce, live viewing, community building, fitness, and more.
Is there a badge available for completing the courses?
Yes, upon completion of each course, you will receive a course badge that can be added to your LinkedIn profile.
Do I need to take the lessons in order?
You can manage lessons at your own pace and you can take them in or out of order. All lessons and quizzes must be completed to earn your badge.
Can I use my mobile device?
Yes, the course is completely mobile-friendly.
Are the courses at a specific time?
No. The lessons in each course exist independently and are available for you to take at any time.
What do I do if I have a technical issue?
Send an email to: learning@fos.company.  

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