Parkour UK 1st4sport Level 2 Parkour/Freerunning Coach
What does this qualification cover?
The objective of the Parkour UK 1st4sport Level 2 Parkour/Freerunning Coach 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 for participants of all ages.
Who is this qualification designed for?
The qualification is designed to prepare coaches for employment in paid or voluntary roles in coaching Parkour/Freerunning.
|Guided Learning Hours||40|
|Total Qualification Time||122|
|SFA/LAD Funding Code||600/1885/9|
|Apprenticeships||Knowledge component of the Intermediate Apprenticeship in Activity Leadership (coaching pathway)|
|Qualification Operational Start Date||01/05/2011|
|Qualification Review Date||31/12/2019|
|Certification End Date||31/12/2021|
The Parkour UK 1st4sport Level 2 Parkour/Freerunning Coach has been developed in partnership with Parkour UK, the national governing body of sport for Parkour/Freerunning, and is the second qualification on the Parkour/Freerunning coaching ladder. The qualification is designed to provide learners with an introduction to the processes and principles of coaching Parkour/Freerunning to adults and children. The Certificate offers an opportunity for Parkour/Freerunning coaches to be supported in developing the knowledge of how to effectively plan, conduct and evaluate a series of Parkour/Freerunning coaching sessions in a safe, ethical and effective manner. Those who complete this qualification will be able to work as a Parkour/Freerunning coach, either alone or as part of a larger group of practitioners of Parkour/Freerunning.
This qualification is equivalent to Level 3 on the European Qualifications Framework (EQF).