Parkour UK 1st4sport Level 1 Parkour/Freerunning Assistant Coach
What does this qualification cover?
The objective of the Parkour UK 1st4sport Level 1 Parkour/Freerunning Assistant Coach is to provide a benefit to learners through an introduction into the principles and practice of safe, ethical and effective management of assistant coaching Parkour/Freerunning sessions in an appropriate environment.
Who is this qualification designed for?
This qualification is designed for aspiring Parkour/Freerunning coaches to be supported in the development of their knowledge of how to effectively assist the coaching of Parkour/Freerunning sessions.
|Guided Learning Hours||24|
|Total Qualification Time||28|
|SFA/LAD Funding Code||6000492/7|
|Apprenticeships||Knowledge component of the Intermediate Apprenticeship in Activity Leadership (coaching pathway)|
|Qualification Operational Start Date||01/04/2011|
|Qualification Review Date||31/12/2019|
|Certification End Date||31/12/2020|
The Parkour UK 1st4sport Level 1 Parkour/Freerunning Assistant Coach has been developed in partnership with Parkour UK, the national governing body of sport for Parkour/Freerunning and is the first qualification on the Parkour/Freerunning coaching ladder. The qualification is designed to provide learners with an introduction to the practical and theoretical aspects of coaching Parkour/Freerunning. The foundation level of knowledge recognised in this qualification will enable them to develop an understanding of the safe, ethical and effective management and coaching of Parkour/Freerunning. Learners who complete this Award will be able to assist other, more qualified coaches in delivering Parkour/Freerunning coaching sessions to participants of all ages.
This qualification is equivalent to Level 2 on the European Qualifications Framework (EQF).