Western Cape Climbing Coaches Programs

4th November 2015

 

WESTERN CAPE CLIMBING COACHES PROGRAMS

 

Western Cape Climbing is committed to developing the sport of climbing throughout our province and South Africa.  As a result, we offer Workshops on how to coach child climbers specifically.

 

The coaching level workshops Western Cape Climbing offers are as follows:

 

1.       Beginner 1 Level Coaching: Top Rope only:- this level conditions and strengthens the child’s body in preparation for the sport of climbing.

 

2.       Beginner 2 Level Coaching: Lead up to grade 20 and bouldering up to grade 6a:- this level works on technique, strength, movement, etc. to prepare the child to climb harder grades.

 

3.       Intermediate Level Coaching: Lead from grade 21 to 25 and bouldering from grade 6a+ to 7a:- this level works on power, power-endurance, body tension, etc. in order to prepare the athlete for Performance Level coaching.

 

Western Cape Climbing Coach

In order to become a full Western Cape Climbing Coach, one is required to successfully complete all of the above workshops.  Western Cape Climbing will then consider hiring you as an independent contractor to coach some of our clubs’ members. You are able to coach for Western Cape Climbing after you have done two of the three coaching workshops above but must complete your third workshop within a year after commencing coaching for Western Cape Climbing. The benefits of becoming a Western Cape Climbing Coach are:

 

·         Western Cape Climbing manages all your coaching schedules for you

·         Western Cape Climbing manages all your members’ invoices and payments for you and will supply you with financial reports as needed

·         You will have a Coaches Profile on our website

·         You will be eligible for a Western Cape Climbing Coaches award every year depending on your performance

 

Affiliate Western Cape Climbing Coach

In order to become an Affiliate Western Cape Climbing Coach, one is required to successfully complete at least one of the three workshops above and pay a nominal annual fee of R150.00 to Western Cape Climbing.  The benefits of becoming an Affiliate Western Cape Climbing Coach are:

 

·         You can use your affiliate membership as a selling card when advertising your coaching skills

·         You will be listed on our website as an affiliate coach

·         You will have some qualification behind you to enable you to coach correctly

·         You will also be able to ask questions of Western Cape Climbing Coaches and find out more information as and when you require it as to how best to coach, deal with children, etc.

 

Please contact Western Cape Climbing should you wish to sign up as a Western Cape Climbing Coach or Affiliate Coach.