USA Level 1 Course in Santa Cruz – February 2017

First course in the USA this year will be held in Santa Cruz, February  18-20th, hosted by Parkour Generations Americas.
The Level 1 (Assistant Instructor) certification course takes place over 3 days from 9am – 5pm each day. Candidates will participate in a variety of individual and group exercises, class discussions, demonstrations, and coaching situations covering:
 
– History and origins of parkour
– Principles of movement
– Functional strength and conditioning
– Coaching skills
– Group management
– Health and safety
– The benefits of managed risk
– The spirit of parkour in practice
 
The course culminates with a written exam and practical assessment by the course tutor(s). In order to complete the ADAPT Level 1 certification, candidates must satisfactorily complete the required number of supervised coaching hours (10 minimum) with a Level 2 or Level 3 instructor within 1 year of the end of the course. Upon submission of the Supervised Hours log sheet with the required number of signatures, candidates will receive their ADAPT Level 1 certificate via mail.
 
Candidates will be required to show a basic level of proficiency in a variety of parkour techniques and most candidates find that 1-2+ years of dedicated parkour training is helpful for the successful completion of the certification.
 
PRICE:
– Early-Bird price: $400 (Registration by Nov 30th)
– Regular price: $450
– Late registration price: $500 (Registration after Jan 15th)
 
 
ACCOMODATIONS:
 
Food and accommodations are not included in the course price and must be arranged separately. Some accommodation may be made available to candidates through local hosts. Contact dustin.sharp@parkourgenerations.com for information or housing suggestions (limited spots available).

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