Style of Slacklining: Basic Slacklining
Who's the workshop for: Learn the essentials for a professional basic slackline instructor. You will gain a broad knowledge of basic slacklinig instructing techniques and focus on being able to deliver a polished professional session.
Why join this slacklining course: You are always lending a hand to newbies and possibly already helping out at a Slackline Australia Centre of Balance or Slackline School. You not only want a professional certification but you want to share and refine your instructing skills. You just want to teach basic slacklining and leave competitive coaching or program design to others or for later on. This course would be equivalent to (or better than) doing the WSFED basic instructor course if you were in Europe.
What's covered in the course: During the course you will learn to: Teach how the Balance System Works; Identify Hazards; Select Appropriate Sites; Implement & Monitor Programme delivery; Maintain Industry Standards; Routinely Inspect Equipment; Recognise unsafe practices; Instruct Correct Spilling and Spotting Techniques; Facilitate Groups; Minimise environmental impact; Efficiently Record; Report to promote Slacklining and to help minimise liability and maximise career earnings.
The Slackline Australia Level 1 Instructor assesses through observation, questioning, and third party reports gained from doing 10hrs practical delivery:-
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, Professionalising your Practice, Duty of Care, Recording & Reporting.
Follow best practices, use Group Facilitation and get the best results for your students.
You will need to work with a Slackline Australia Centre of Balance or an approved operator to gain 10 hours of successful instructing. Alternative options available for remote communities.
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Duration: For Skilled Slackliners this course is 1 - 3 days, phone support, plus ~5hrs home study/ slackline project work & 10hrs practical hours.
Next possibility if you can’t make it: November 2017, Dates tba
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.
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Full Price $495.00
Early Bird Online $445.50
Skilled Slackliners $420.75
Current Financial Member with Skill Card $396.00
Demo Riders / Facilitators $371.25
CoB Instructor Assistants $346.50
RPL for existing Instructors $326.70