CPD: Youth Coaching - June 2020
CPD: Youth Coaching - June 2020
London, UK

CPD: Youth Coaching - June 2020

Regular price £125.00 GBP
Location:
The Chainstore Gym & Parkour Academy, Trinity Buoy Wharf, 64 Orchard Pl, Poplar, London E14 0JY

The Youth Coaching CPD focuses on specific methods for teaching parkour to children and adolescents. You will learn techniques to implement parkour training for young people around the age of 7-16 years old, as well as looking into neurological development as it relates to movement.

In this course you will learn how to develop play based training into adventure based training, all the while keeping your sessions fun and challenging, essential to keeping young people engaged with physical activity.

You will learn:

Parkour biomechanics and foundations for children 

Warm-ups, movement Games and psychosocial Activities 

Finding meaning for young movers

Coaching resilience

Group Awareness / Self Awareness: The attraction of the group as a function of self-esteem for young people 

Child safeguarding and coaching best practice 

 

This is a one-day course.

Recommended Prerequisites
These are not essential, but we recommend that all candidates meet the following criteria:
  • 16 years of age or over
  • A.D.A.P.T. Level 1 Coach Certified
  • Child safeguarding certified
Finally, we recommend having at least 6 months worth of parkour training experience before attempting the course as you will be expected to contribute to practical parkour tasks.