1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Parkour/Freerunning (QCF)
This qualification is designed for aspiring Parkour/Freerunning coaches to be supported in the development of their knowledge of how to effectively coach a local club or participants of all ages.
Learners achieving this qualification might consider progression to the following qualifications:
- 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Parkour/Freerunning
- Level 1 NVQ Award in Sport and Active Leisure.
Successful learners who are under 16 years of age may gain paid or voluntary employment as an assistant Parkour/Freerunning coach operating under the supervision of a Level 2 qualified Parkour/Freerunning coach.
The skills and knowledge developed through this qualification may also be used enable learners to progress to other industry-relevant qualifications in coaching Parkour/Freerunning or other related areas. 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.