Style of Slacklining: Basic Slacklining
Who's the workshop for: If you live to go slacklining and want to learn how to slackline for a living then this program is for you.
With the emergence of balance as a sixth sense and slacklining as the most fun fitness activity ever, there is a real need for balance trainers and Slackline Australia Coaches to professionally share slacklining with the rest of Australia.
Why join this slacklining course: You already have some slacklining skills that you can demonstrate, and want to coach slackliners in a commercial environment. This course will prepare you with the knowledge and skills to run a community active and healthy slacklining program.
What's covered in the course:
During the course you will learn to:
- Explain how the balance system works; Identify hazards; Select appropriate sites; Maintain industry standards; Ensure equipment is routinely inspected; Recognise unsafe practices; Demonstrate correct spilling and spotting techniques.
- Apply general coaching principals; Facilitate groups; Minimise environmental impact; Market & promote courses; Apply sports law; Efficiently record & report to promote Slacklining and minimise liability and maximise earnings.
Assessment information: The Slackline Australia Coaching Program assesses through observation, questioning, portfolio, project and presentation. Assessed topics include: Induction to commercial environment, WH&;S, Risk assessments, Codes of Conduct, Industry standards. Basic Slacklining skill assessment- Site selection, Hazard ID & briefing, Spilling & spotting techniques, Correct mounts, Balanced walking, Simple postures, attunement- Aspects of Balance, Professional Slackline Australia Network, Best practices training- General Guiding Skills & principals, Professionalising your Practice, Duty of care, Recording & reporting. Transfer- using best practice, knowledge of sports law, General Coaching Principals, Group facilitation, provide services within funded frameworks. Typically it takes 25hrs afterwards to produce your Slackline Australia Professional Practices Profile & complete your project. You will have at least 20hrs of teaching with other professional teachers.
When & Where: email firstname.lastname@example.org
Duration: For Skilled Slackliners this course is 2 days plus 25hrs home study & project work.
Next possibility if you can’t make it: November 2017, Dates tba
Where: Burleigh Heads
How to book: Purchase this course at the checkout and we will contact you with the information to complete your application process. ***Important***Please leave your email and phone number at the checkout so we can contact you.
Alternatively email us at email@example.com
Full Price $650.00
Early Bird Online $585.00
Skilled Slackliner with Skill Card $552.50
Current Financial Member with Skill Card $520.00
Demonstrators / Facilitators $487.50 Guides $487.50
RPL for Existing Coaches $455.00