1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Parkour/Freerunning (QCF)
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The objective of the Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Parkour/Freerunning (QCF) is to provide a benefit to learners through practical and theoretical aspects of coaching Parkour/Freerunning, including how to effectively plan, conduct and evaluate Parkour/Freerunning coaching sessions for participants of all ages.
This qualification is supported by Parkour UK whom the technical experts are providing the technical advice in the development of this qualification.
The qualification is designed to prepare coaches for employment in paid or voluntary roles in parkour clubs.
Learners must have successfully completed the Level 1 Award in Coaching Parkour or equivalent and have attended a Child Protection/Safeguarding workshop recognised by sportscoach UK. In addition learners must also hold a valid first aid certificate or hold an emergency aid certificate which is a minimum of three hours in duration and must include CPR.Learners must be at least 18 years of age when attending the qualification.
The skills and knowledge developed through this qualification may also be used enable learners to progress to other industry-relevant qualifications in coaching other sports, activity leadership, supporting PE in school sport and sports development.
- 1st4sport Level 3 Award in the Principles of Coaching Sport (L3POCS)
- Level 2 NVQ Award in Sport and Activity Leadership (QCF).
Other roles that the learner may consider exploring to include:
- sports volunteer
- fitness instructor
Recognised centres offering this qualification determine their own fees, and they will vary from centre to centre. The fees charged should entitle you to a programme of learning and assessment, registration and certification for the qualification, a 1st4sport Learner Pack and an appropriate learning resource.
For further information on the costs of courses, please contact a recognised centre. Opportunities for funding may be available via a recognised centre, if you are eligible.
The qualification is only delivered by 1st4sport Qualifications’ recognised centres, not all of which offer open courses to members of the public. Your first port of call to access a course is to check the recognised centre finder.