Coaching in Running Fitness (WACiRF19.3) - Penarth - FULL

Event Start: 03/08/2019 09:00
Event Ends: 04/08/2019 17:00


The Coach in Running Fitness (CiRF) programme is designed for those who want to get involved in coaching runners over the age of 12 who take part in non track based activities e.g. road, fell, cross country or multi terrain events.

The CiRF award provides coaches with an introduction to coaching knowledge and skills relating to running. During the programme candidates will be asked to consider the needs of individuals who have a range of fundamental movement skills regardless of their chronological age. CiRF coaches will work with runners of all abilities and interests, including those new to the sport, returning to the sport or competitive runners.

All applicants must be active leaders or coaches that have completed a minimum Level 1 Assistant Coach, Fitness in Running and Walking, LiRF or Coaching Assistant qualification. Candidates must engage in tasks and activities throughout the course and demonstrate improvement following any discussions with course staff. Candidates not engaging within all aspects of the course are at risk of not gaining the qualification at the end of the process.

Please note: The minimum age for this course is 18. As part of your coaching licence you are required to purchase and complete an online Safeguarding Module.

Duration: 4 day course with projects that include an online knowledge test, mesocycle plan and an observed practical assessment.

For more details on the Coach in Running Fitness course please click here.

Date: Day 1 & 2:  3rd and 4th August, Day 3: 1st September and Day 4: 10th November 2019

Cost: £350 Affiliated £400 Non Affiliated

Times: 09:00 - 17:00

Course Code: WACiRF19.3

Location: St Cyres School, Penarth

Closing Date for registration: Friday 6th July (or when filled to capacity)

To Apply: Please click on the link for online registration to this course. 

Alternatively please email an application form complete and signed to

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