Pre-course Requirements 

Please see below the pre-course components for all levels of accreditation. 

The below is to be utilised as a guide to assist you in your planning to complete pre-course work. 

Beginner Coach Accreditation

1. Online Beginner Coach - Theory 1 Course (approximately 2-8 hours to complete)

Intermediate Coach Accreditation

1. Online Intermediate Coach - Theory 1 Course (approximately 4-5 hours to complete)

2. Online Intermediate GymSport Specific­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ Coach - Theory 2 Course (approximately 5 hours to complete)

3. Intermediate Pre-Course Workbook, including 20 hours of supervised coaching (approximately 25-30 hours to complete)

Advanced GymSport Coach Accreditation

Advanced GfA Participation Accreditation

1. Online Advanced Participation Module (approximately 3-4 hours to complete)

2. Spotting Log Book (approximately 5-10 hours to complete)

3. First Aid Course (1 - 2 days to complete)

Advanced Coach Accreditation 

1. Online Advanced Coaching Principles Course (approximately 10-15 hours to complete)

1.1 Junior Coach Project­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­  (approximately 2 hours)

1.2 Spotting Log Book (approximately 20-50 hours to complete)

1.3 Physical Preparation Project (approximately 6-8 weeks)

1.4 Self-Analysis Project (approximately 4-10 hours to complete)

1.5 Annual and Seasonal Plan (approximately 5-10 hours to complete)

2. Online Advanced GymSport Coaching Course (approximately 5-10 hours to complete) 

2.1 Skills Analysis Project (approximately 6-10 hours to complete)

3. First Aid Course (1 - 2 days to complete)