To become a CrossFit instructor you will need:
- CrossFit certification.
- To be at least 18 years old.
- Emergency medical knowledge like CPR and first aid.
- To agree to follow the CrossFit Standard of Professional Practice.
- A commitment to continuing your education by watching CrossFit training videos and going to workshops.
How do I become a CrossFit instructor UK?
To become a CrossFit trainer, you will need a CrossFit Level 1 Certificate Course. Usually, it’s a two-day course from 9–5. If you pass, you’ll receive the certificate. The CrossFit Level 1 Trainer Certificate is valid for five years from the date of issue.
How much does a CrossFit coach make UK?
According to Glassdoor, the average CrossFit coach salary in the UK is 21K per year. If broken down, this is roughly equivalent to £9.60 per hour.
What is a CrossFit Level 2 trainer?
The Level 2 course provides an opportunity for CrossFit trainers to refine their training skills over two days of classroom work, one-on-one training, and group sessions. Participants should come prepared to be deeply engaged.
Do you have to be good at CrossFit to be a coach?
The great ones make it appear effortless. They can attend to every person as if they were the only one in the class. The CrossFit coach needs to be excellent at managing the logistics of running the class. Great coaches have the ability to make people want to train with them.
What can I do with a CrossFit Level 1 cert?
Having your L1 will also open doors within your own CrossFit community. As a L1 certified trainer, you can volunteer as a judge at competitions (though not all, many competitions require judges to be L1 certified) and participate in other local events.