The purpose of this course is to learn specific methods for teaching CrossFit to children and adolescents. Participants learn techniques to overcome the unique challenges of teaching kids CrossFit methodology, as well as how a CrossFit Kids program can help build one's affiliate. Attendees will also see how CrossFit Kids is changing the lives of children and teens around the world for the better. Other topics covered include neurological development as it relates to exercise, weightlifting, health and safety, programming, teaching styles, class structure, and kids games. Throughout the course, participants learn how to pair fitness with fun – which is essential in promoting a lifetime of fitness. Affiliate owners, teachers, coaches, parents, home-schooling families and others benefit from learning this unique, kid-friendly approach to teaching CrossFit.
The Kids Course teaches participants to:
Sent electronically 1-2 weeks after course completion to the email address used for registration.
To receive a CrossFit Kids Trainer Certificate, one must:
If you do not meet these requirements, you are issued a Certificate of Attendance.
The default language for the Kids Specialty Course is English. In some countries, a translator is provided. Lecture and small-group practical sessions are translated in real time. Courses with a translator are specified in the “Language” section from the event registration link. Generally, translators are used in Latin America and some countries in Europe and Asia.
Upon successful completion of this course, a Certified CrossFit Trainer may claim 14 CEUs towards their continuing education.
** CrossFit reserves the right to update pricing at any time. Pricing is applicable at the time course registration is opened. Applicable local taxes are additional.
CrossFit does not accommodate refunds or transfers.
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Find more about the Kids program here. Links to the Seminar Guide provided in confirmation emails upon course registration.
Please arrive at 8:30 a.m. on Day 1 to check in.
(9 a.m.-5 p.m.)