#101 ITPRecreational

101 Instructor Training Program Recreational – for teachers and coaches of co-ed recreational gymnastics programs

Hours:  12 hours - This is a two day course on Saturday & Sunday only- held on-site at the convention and off-site location to be determined.

Description:  The ITP Recreational is designed to address the needs of novice and recreational coaches.
This 12 hour course utilizes interactive and practical workshops covering a wide range of topics necessary for effective training of basic gymnastics skills.  The focus of this lecture sears is progressive teaching from the preschool to intermediate level gymnastics student.

Topics Include:  Coaching Etiquette, Skills Deconstruction, Lesson Planning, Warm-ups & Conditioning, Dance, Learning Styles, Coaching Boys’ Classes, Birthday Parties, Problem Solving, Hands-on Spotting and Games.

You must plan to be off-site for part of the weekend, please make appropriate arrangements for transportation.  Instructors will provide details.

Presenters:  Course Director- Beth Gardner, Annette Thomas