Level 1 – Bromont, PQ – Oct 2-4 2021
The Level 1 course is for both new and experienced instructors alike, looking to learn how to skillfully teach and guide beginner to intermediate mountain bikers, in both cross country and downhill environments. New instructors learn the tools they need to safely and effectively teach, while experienced instructors will increase their level of skill and understanding in teaching and riding theory, that the PMBI Certifications uniquely provide.
A strong focus is given to learning teaching skills in their own right, to develop a sense of this all-important part of a mountain bike lesson. As you learn and practice proven, modern teaching skills through the course, you’ll see how being a good rider is only one part of being a professional instructor.
Riding skills and theory are also covered along with plenty of time to practice as well as receiving personal feedback for your own improvement, each day. The three-day course is practical-based, spending each day riding and teaching on the trails. Additional PMBI Workshops covering topics such as bike-fit, mechanics and first aid, take place at the start or end of each day, to further build your knowledge and skillset during the course.
– See more at: http://www.pmbia.org/level-1/
PLEASE NOTE: This course includes a teaching and riding assessment. Please ensure you make yourself familiar with the riding and teaching standards, as well as the prerequisites before registering. Further information on these standards can be found at : http://www.pmbia.org/level-1/
This course will be delivered in FRENCH. However English reading and writing skills are required in order to complete the pre-reading and worksheets
To help mitigate the spread of COVID-19, health officials around the world might advise that all non-essential travel should be avoided until further notice. This could include travel into and out of your area and between regions of your country. It is therefore your responsibility to consult any travel advisories put in place where the course is located and to decide whether traveling to this course is essential.A travel advisory or local recommendation by Health Authorities does not trigger an automatic cancellation of the scheduled course. In most cases the expectation is that everyone uses their best judgement to decide whether their travel is essential. More information about Travel Advisories will be available on local government websites.