British Gymnastics Teacher Award
Gymnastics is a difficult lesson to teach with the fear of health and safety, how to show progressions and differentiation and engage pupils in motivating, enjoyable lessons.
RB Gym & Sport are specialists in the delivery of gymnastics and are able to offer your school specific training in this area as well as the option to attain a British Gymnastics Teacher qualification.
Teachers Awards are ideal for those who wish to improve their ability to deliver gymnastics in their schools either as part of the existing National Curriculum or through setting up an after school club. The course aims to develop the candidates' depth of knowledge and understanding of the basic principles of gymnastics, give technical information and boost confidence in delivery.
The courses will:
- Build your confidence in your approach to gymnastics.
- Develop the necessary skills required to teach set moves.
- Give you the ability to incorporate apparatus and sequencing into lessons.
- Help you to understand and underpin good body management.
- Teach you how to identify and remedy common faults.
- Develop your subject knowledge for future courses.
All Gymnastics Teachers Awards are tutored by a qualified BG tutor, held at a school venue.
For the Gymnastics Teachers courses, there are 4 courses available depending on the extent of your gymnastics background.
In order for a candidate to be eligible, a candidate must have the relevant requirements:
Introductory Level: Employed by the school where the sessions will be delivered.
Intermediate - Primary: Employed by the school where the sessions will be delivered. Some previous gymnastics background or an Introductory Level Gymnastics Teachers award.
Intermediate - Secondary: Qualified secondary school teacher. Some previous gymnastics background or an Introductory Level Gymnastics Teachers award.
Advanced Level: Qualified primary or secondary school teacher. Successful completion of Intermediate Level TeachersŐ Award course.
After successful completion of the Teachers Award course you will receive an accredited certificate of attendance as evidence of your ability to deliver safe and fun gymnastics lessons. You will also receive a resource pack containing guidance on the course content along with practical tips to support the delivery of gymnastics lessons.