Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Coaching Strength Training (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Coaching Strength Training (RQF)
(QRN-603/6926/7)

 

 

Qualification Overview

The Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Coaching Strength Training (RQF) has been developed in partnership with British Weight Lifting and provides learners with an understanding of the roles and responsibilities of an independent coach in Strength Training, to develop participant(s) in Strength Training and develop an understanding of participants and their development needs.

Learners will also understand the technical requirements for Strength Training, understand the basic competition requirements for Strength Training and be able to prepare, deliver and evaluate a series of linked and progressive Strength Training coaching sessions and correct basic technical faults.

The Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Coaching Strength Training (RQF) is aimed at those learners who may wish to coach as part of a larger coaching team or independently.

 

Qualification Structure

To successfully achieve the Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Coaching Strength Training (RQF) learners must complete the three mandatory units below achieving a total of 7 credits.

 

Learner Entry Requirements

Learners should be competent in literacy and numeracy to help with elements of communication. This is at the discretion of the centre as they may decide to use diagnostic testing methods to ascertain how they can support learners.

 

Progression Routes

Learners wishing to progress from this qualification can undertake the following qualifications:

• Focus Awards Level 3 Certificate in Coaching Strength Training
• Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Weight Lifting
• Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Weightlifting

 

Age Ranges

Entry is at the discretion of the centre; however, learners should be at least 16 to undertake this qualification.

 

Geographical Coverage

This qualification has been accredited for use in England and Northern Ireland.

 

Qualification Specification

To view the Qualification Specification please click here.

 

Unit Title Unit Ref Level GLH Credits
Mandatory units
Roles and responsibilities of an Independent coach in Strength Training L/618/5747 2 24 2
Active coaching of an Independent Coach in Strength Training R/618/5748 2 24 3
Technical Requirements for Coaching Strength Training Y/618/5749 2 16 2