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 education@gymnastics.org.au.

Upcoming FIG Level 2 RG, TRP and AER Academy Program

Gymnastics Australia can now confirm the following dates for the FIG Level 2 Academy Coaching courses for RG, TRP and AER. These courses will be held at the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra from Tuesday December 13th to Wednesday December 21st.

Application Form

The application form will become available in the first week of May. Please check back then to apply.

FIG Level 2 Academy Program

Advanced Silver and High Performance Accreditation Courses - ​FIG Level 2 and 3 Draft Timetable as of January 2016

GA will endeavour to hold courses in accordance with the guidelines below. This is a guideline and consideration will be given to demand for courses. 

Gymsport   

Advanced Silver FIG Level 2     

High Performance FIG Level 3 

 WAG

Annual

1 every 2-3 years 

 MAG

2 every 3 years 

1 every 3 years 

 TRP

1 every 3 years 

1 every 3 years 

 RG

1 every 3 years 

1 every 4 years 

 ACR

1 every 3 years 

1 every 4 years

 AER

1 every 3 years 

1 every 4 years 

 GfA

To be determined 

Not applicable 


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).  

It is not recommended that a coach with limited experience applies for the course. To gain an Advanced Silver Accreditation, the pass rate is 80%.

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.

Course Cost

The course cost is to be advised. This is set by FIG. It is expected to be in the region of A$1300 – 1500.

Course content

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.

Course Presenters

Click here to download the FIG Academy Presenter information.


1 every 3 years