CPD – Youth Coaching

CPD – Youth Coaching

ADAPT CPD Course: Youth Coaching

The purpose of this course is to learn specific methods for teaching parkour to children and adolescents. Participants will learn techniques to implement parkour training for young people around the age of 7-16 years old. Other topics covered include neurological development as it relates to movement, health and safety, teaching styles, class structure, and kids games. Participants will learn how to develop play-based training into adventure-based training, all the while keeping it fun and challenging – which is essential to engaging young people with physical activity. Teachers, coaches, parents, home-schooling families and many others will benefit from learning this unique, kid-friendly approach to teaching parkour.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

The Youth Coaching Course teaches participants to:

1

Introduce

Introduce parkour to young people through play
2

Understand

Understand the dynamics of coaching kids
3

Foundations

Identify and teach the primary points of performance of the foundational movements
4

Mechanics

Identify healthy movement mechanics when training young people, and apply the appropriate corrections if necessary
5

Apply

Apply the ADAPT Youth Coaching methods safely and effectively

PREREQUISITES

Already attended a Level 1 Assistant Coach Certificate Course.

A criminal background check must be conducted prior to registration.

PRICE

Course: GBP £165

Price may vary from region to region

ADAPT Qualifications does not accommodate refunds or transfers.

CERTIFICATES

Certificate of Completion awarded at the end of the course or sent by mail 1-2 weeks after course completion to the address used for registration.

COURSE LENGTH

2 day training course

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