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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Parkour/Freerunning (QCF)


The objective of the Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Parkour/Freerunning 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 UK Coaching. 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 Certificate in Coaching (Sport and Physical Activity)
  • Level 2 NVQ Award in Sport and Activity Leadership.

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.

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