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31 August 2017

ACR Advanced Coaches Courses at National Clubs!


 Gymnastics Australia (GA) would like to announce an Advanced Acrobatics (ACR) Face to Face Coaching Course, which will be conducted in alignment with the National Clubs Carnival (in Bendigo, VIC) in September this year.

GA is delighted to advise that an Advanced Tumbling Course and Spring Module 1 Course will also be delivered. Such courses are open to any coach wishing to become qualified to teach select Advanced Acrobatic and Vaulting Skills (including back flips and saltos).

Eligibility Criteria
This course is for a coach who holds an Intermediate ACR Coach Accreditation or above. 

Course Details
ACR Full Course (Modules 1, 2, 3 and 4)
Date: Wednesday 20th to Thursday 21st September 
Time: Day 1 - 8.30am to 5.00pm and Day 2 – 8.30am to 5.00pm
Venue: National Clubs Carnival - Bendigo Stadium, 134 Marong Road - West Bendigo VIC 

Advanced Tumbling and Spring (Module 1)
Date: Thursday 21st September 
Time: 12.00pm to 5.00pm
Venue: National Clubs Carnival - Bendigo Stadium, 134 Marong Road - West Bendigo VIC
Costs
Please see table below for a breakdown of costs:
  Course 
Price Per Participant 
 
Advanced Acrobatics (ACR) – Full Course (Modules 1, 2, 3 and 4) 
Advanced Acrobatics (ACR) Module 2-4 only (for coaches who have already completed Module 1) 
Advanced Tumbling and Spring Module 1 only 
$200 
$170 
$30 
 
Pre-requisites
As there are multiple options available for these courses, the pre-requisites required will depend on which course option you select.

Advanced Acrobatics (ACR) Accreditation
For those wishing to gain their Advanced Acrobatics (ACR) Accreditation, the following must be completed and approved: 

1. Online Advanced Coaching Principles Course including Assessment Tasks, including: 
        2.1 Junior Coach Project
        2.2 Spotting Log Book
        5.1 Physical Preparation Project
        6.1 Self-analysis Project
        7.1 Annual and Seasonal Plan

2. Online Advanced Acrobatics (ACR) Coaching Course including Assessment Task, including: 
        1.1 Skills Analysis Project

3. Current First Aid Certificate

Advanced Tumbling and Spring Module 1
For those wishing to participate in the Advanced Tumbling and Spring Module 1, the following must be completed and approved:  

1. Online Participation Module OR Online Advanced Coaching Principles Course, including:
        2.2 Spotting Log Book

All enrolments for this course are via the LMS.