Advanced Silver Coach Accreditation
The Advanced Silver Coach Accreditation provides a coach with the skills and knowledge to coach athletes up to state and/or national level and with the potential to support gymnasts on the pathway to international competition.
The Advanced Silver Accreditation is gained by completing a FIG Level 2 Academy Program. To find out more about the accreditation and the FIG Level 2 Academy Program please select a box below.
To speak with someone about an Advanced Silver Accreditation course please contact Gymnastics Australia on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upcoming FIG Level 2 MAG and WAG Academy Program
Gymnastics Australia can now confirm the following dates for the FIG Level 2 Academy Coaching courses for MAG and WAG. These courses will be held at the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra from Thursday December 14th to Friday December 22nd.
The application form is coming soon. When submitting yours form you will be required to attach a copy of your passport and a passport sized photo. In addition a $250 non-refundable course deposit is payable per application. (This fee will be deducted from the final amount). Further information is provided within the form.
Who should apply?
This course is most suited to coaches who have extensive experience working at Australian Levels 7 to 10 or equivalent. To gain this experience it is expected that the coach will have gained knowledge through appropriate professional development and learning. There is no requirement in the GA Framework for a coach to hold an Advanced Silver Accreditation with the exception of some events at competition from 2017 (International and Level 10 – see Appendix 2 of the Coach Education Framework and Accreditation Policy).
Please be advised to be eligible to gain an Advanced Silver Coach Accreditation candidates will need to achieve 80% or above in the Theory Exam and 80% or above in the Practical Presentation as well as be deemed competent during practical lectures. If a candidate already holds an Advanced Silver Accreditation course results will not affect this accreditation.
Application process and criteria
Click on the Application Process and Criteria button below to see the current Criteria for entry into the course.
Please note that not all applicants who meet the criteria will be accepted onto the course. There are limits on course numbers.
The course cost is to be advised. This is set by FIG. It is expected to be in the region of A$1500 – 1700.
Click on FIG Theory Content and What can I coach? Skill Matrix buttons below to see what you can expect to learn during this course.
Click here to download the FIG Academy Presenter information.