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Level 2

1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Cycling

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Required age
16 +

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The 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Cycling is ideal for learners interested in developing their knowledge and skills as a cycling coach.

It will develop their knowledge, confidence, and skills to plan, conduct and evaluate cycling coaching sessions, ensuring that they know how to manage and coach cycling safely, ethically and effectively.

This will enable them to deliver technically appropriate and safe cycling coaching sessions and support riders of all ages.

This qualification is recognised by and has the support of the Cycling Clubs and Bikeability Schemes in England, schools and colleges as the sole qualification for those looking for a career in coaching cycling.

This qualification is endorsed by UK Coaching.

Developers learners’ ability to plan, conduct and evaluate cycling coaching sessions
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Qualification Progression

Following a period of practice as a qualified Level 2 coach, you may also choose to follow a programme of training for the 1st4sport Level 3 Certificate in Coaching Cycling (available in a range of disciples) or such qualifications as the 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Learning in Physical Education and School Sport.

This qualification leads to paid or voluntary roles in coaching the sport of cycling in schools, colleges and local cycling clubs.

Level 2

1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Cycling

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