Weightlifting Qualifications

KBTEducation are now offering a variety of Weightlifting & Powerlifting Courses in the UK, Europe and the Middle East

This includes our Weightlifting Workshop, which is aimed at students with an interest in becoming a Weightlifting Coach. This is your first step on your journey, if you are a student that does not have a great deal of Weightlifting experience.

The next stage is our British Weightlifting and 1st for Sport Accredited Weightlifting Level 1

The final stage is our British Weightlifting and 1st for Sport Accredited Weightlifting Level  2

For existing Weightlifting Coaches, we have devised a Young Athlete/Weightlifter Development CPD Course. This course focuses on developing a Weightlifter from Grassroots level and is over 2 days.

Our Introduction to Weightlifting Workshop is a 1 day workshop and is KBT Education & REPS Accredited with 4CPD points.

Our Weightlifting Courses are the Official British Weightlifting Courses and are Accredited by 1st for Sport

Our Young Athlete/Weightlifter Development CPD Course is over 2 days and is KBT Education & REPS Accredited providing 16 CPD Points

For those of you interested in the sport of Powerlifting, we also have a variety of courses to offer.

Our Powerlifting Level 1 is a 2 day course and is KBT Education & REPS Accredited providing 16 CPD Points

Our Powerlifting Level 2 is a 2 day course and is KBT Education & REPS Accredited providing 16 CPD Points

Our Powerlifting Courses are KBT Education REPS and British Drug Free Powerlifting Accredited.

Bringing scientific principles of strength training to sports performance enhancement

Introduction to Weightlifting Workshop

Our Weightlifting workshop covers the Snatch taught in 7 phases and the Clean taught in 3 phases. In addition to this, we also cover all of the assistance lifts. We discuss the double knee bend style and the signal knee bend style and highlight the most efficient approach based on biomechanics & kinesiology research.

1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Weight Lifting

The 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Weight Lifting is suitable for those who are new to coaching, but who have some knowledge of the sport and would like to learn how to apply that in a coaching environment.

1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Weight Lifting

The 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Weight Lifting is for coaches who have experience of delivering independent coaching sessions to groups of people.

Young Athlete & Weightlifter Development Course

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.

Powerlifting Level 1 Course

The “Powerlifting Level 1” course is unique in its self, as it’s the only KBTEducation & Reps accredited “Powerlifting” Course in the UK, covering an array of lifts from the history of Powerlifting & Strength training which is exclusive to KBTEducation.

Powerlifting Level 2 Course

The “Powerlifting Level 2” course is unique in its self, as it’s the only KBTEducation & Reps accredited “Powerlifting” Course in the UK, covering an array of lifts from the history of Powerlifting & Strength training which is exclusive to KBTEducation.

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