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BWL Online Level 1 Award & 2 Certificate in Coaching Weightlifting

BWL Online Level 1 Award & 2 Certificate in Coaching Weightlifting

Online Level 1 Award in Coaching Weightlifting and Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Weightlifting


Join the world-class weightlifting coaches who have qualified via British Weight Lifting. Become a fully qualified Olympic Weightlifting Coach from entry level by completing both the Level 1 and Level 2 courses at a discounted combined price. The skills learned during the BWL coaching courses are invaluable in progressing from an Assistant Coach through to an Independent Coach.

  • Description

    As the National Governing Body for weightlifting and para powerlifting all of our courses offer an unrivalled standard of training to help you achieve your personal goals.



    • Level 1 Award in Coaching Olympic Weightlifting
    • Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Olympic Weightlifting


    Who are the courses for?

    • The combined course is perfect for those aspiring to be a weightlifting coach and who would like to complete both courses together to become an Independent Coach on completion


    What do the courses cover?

    • The processes and principles of coaching weightlifting
    • The rules of weightlifting
    • Planning effective sessions and training blocks
    • The key positions of the Snatch and the Clean & Jerk
    • An introduction to competition coaching
    • BWL Technical Model to identify technical errors and come up with effective interventions 

    LEVEL 1: Take a look at all 10 modules here

    LEVEL 2: Take a look at all 17 modules here


    What do they qualify me to do?

    • LEVEL 1: Assist a more qualified coach to deliver sessions in a club/gym setting
    • LEVEL 2: Work as an independent coach in Olympic Weightlifting and apply for a BWL Coach License to assist athletes at national competitions


    How long does it take to complete the courses?

    • LEVEL 1: 12 – 16 hours
    • LEVEL 2: 24 – 28 hours
  • Prerequisites

    • Be at least 17 years of age
    • Have some general experience of the lifts and weightlifting


    Please note when you purchase a combined course, you will automatically get access to the Level 1 Award in Coaching Weightlifting. You will gain access to the Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Weightlifting course approx. 2-3 days after purchase.

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