Certificate in Coaching (Level 3)

Certificate in Coaching (Level 3)

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The Level 3 qualification is our highest coaching certification and is for coaches who want to have the ability and knowledge to plan, deliver and evaluate detailed periodised training programmes for individual riders within a specific discipline. 

There are currently qualifications available in the disciplines of mountain bike (cross country and downhill), road and time trial, and track

The course is interactive and practical helping you develop your discipline specific knowledge further to enable you to build on what you have learnt at Level 2


What will I learn? 

Level 3 covers a wide variety of topics, including analysing a rider’s performance, prescribing and evaluating training plans, delivering advanced techniques, testing and benchmarking rider performance, understanding training theory, the coach-athlete partnership, sports science and nutrition and enhancing rider performance. 

What does the course include? 

The course consists of two programmes of face-to-face study, complimented with written assignments and mentoring: 

  • Level 3 Core Unit  
  • Level 3 Discipline Specific Unit 
  • Assessments for both units - coaching observation, written task and practical coaching experience log 

How much does it cost? 

  • Level 3 Core Unit and Level 3 Discipline Specific Unit (7 days) - £910 
  • Level 3 Combined Core Unit and Level 3 Road and time trial (5 days) - £910 
  • Additional Level 3 Discipline Specific Unit (3 days) - £455 

Funding maybe available to support with course costs. 

How long will the course take to complete? 

  • Level 3 Core Unit – 4 days 
  • Level 3 Discipline Specific Unit – 3 days 
  • Fast track – 5 days 

What do I need before I can apply for this course? 

  • Hold the Level 2 Certificate in Coaching (or equivalent) 
  • Hold the Level 2 Discipline Specific Award – in the discipline you wish to qualify in at Level 3 
  • Valid and current 1-day emergency First Aid Certificate, or equivalent 
  • Valid enhanced CRB check 

How do I apply? 

Please click on the booking links below to complete your online application


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