Young Athlete & Weightlifter Development Course

Course Title:

  • Young Athlete & Weightlifter Development

What makes our course unique compared to other providers

  • Our Young Athlete & Weightlifter Development Course, is aimed at existing coaches or trainers, focused on up skilling them to develop the young athlete or weightlifter. Our course covers the anatomy and physiology of the young athlete or weightlifter and explains how to develop the subject based on their biological or chronological age. We also cover the fundamentals of skill acquisition for the young athlete and detail what Strength and conditioning movements should be utilised to develop the subject in a long term and sustainable way. We also cover how to develop and implement a long term periodised plan for the young athlete or weightlifter.

What will you learn

Day 1

  • Anatomy of the young athlete or Weightlifter
  • Physiology of the young athlete or Weightlifter
  • Developing the young athlete or weightlifter based on their biological or chronological age
  • Skill Acquisition of the young athlete or Weightlifter

Day 2

  • Strength and Conditioning movements for the young athlete or Weightlifter
  • Developing a plan for the Young Athlete & Weightlifter
  • Implementing a plan for the Young Athlete & Weightlifter
  • Case study assignment

 

Course Duration:

  • Two day intensive, practical & theory based course over 16 hours duration.

Assessment:

  • 16 hours practical course, including practical assessment and a case study assignment to be completed within 4 weeks.

Entry Requirements

  • To apply for this course you will need one of the qualifications listed below
  • Weightlifting Club Coaches
  • Accredited Strength & Conditioning Coaches
  • Level 3 Advanced Personal Trainer’s
  • Level 4 Exercise Specialists
  • Sports coaches
  • Police force PT’s
  • Fire department PT’s
  • Military PTI’s

Certification & CPD points

  • A KBTEducation certificate will be issued, upon successful completion of the practical and theory assessment.
  • 16 CPD points – to help meet your continual professional development requirements.

Course Cost

  • New Student £270.00 Plus VAT
  • Existing Student £249.99 Plus VAT

Course Benefits

  • Each student will receive an in depth colour manual covering the development of a Young Athlete & Weightlifter
  • Students will learn about anatomy and physiology of the young athlete or Weightlifter
  • Students will learn how to assess a young athlete or weightlifter based on their biological or chronological age
  • Students will learn about skill acquisition for the young athlete or Weightlifter
  • Students will learn about Strength and Conditioning movements for the young athlete or Weightlifter
  • Students will learn how to develop a plan for the Young Athlete & Weightlifter
  • Students will learn how to implement a plan for the Young Athlete & Weightlifter
  • Achieve a KBTEducation Young Athlete & Weightlifter Coach Certificate
  • Support & Guidance from KBT Education on your future CPD.

ADDITIONAL Benefits

  • Opportunity to become a member of the KBTEducation National Coaching Team
  • (Pending successful completion of the course and an interview with the KBT Education Management Team.)

Continual Professional Development with KBTEducation.

  • Automatic discount on further courses