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1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Skydiving Foundation Skills
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- 16 +
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The 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Skydiving Foundation Skills is the first coaching qualification that learners on the journey to coaching skydiving must complete.
They will learn how to plan, deliver and review coaching sessions on a 1-to-1 basis with a participant, gaining a key grounding in the practical and theoretical aspects of coaching skydiving.
The Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Skydiving Foundation Skills sits within a suite of progressive sports coaching qualifications.
The technical content for this qualification has been developed in partnership with the British Skydiving Academy and UK Coaching.
It is recognised as the industry standard Level 2 qualification for coaches by British Skydiving and UK Coaching and is equivalent to Level 3 on the European Qualifications Framework.
The qualification sits within a suite of progressive coaching qualifications and supports direct progression onto the 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Skydiving Advanced Skills and is focussed on the planning, delivering and evaluating linked and progressive sessions with groups and teams. The skills and knowledge developed through this qualification may also be used to progress to other industry-relevant qualifications in coaching sport, activity leadership, supporting PE in school sport or sports development.
This qualification may lead to paid or voluntary roles in coaching skydiving.