Level 2 Basic Skills Instructor Certification - Austin, TX
Course Price = $697 for IMBA members. $775 for non-IMBA members
Completion of the course with passing the practical exam and written test will qualify an individual to:
- Provide mountain bike instruction on basic bike handling skills
- Lead pre-tour skill sessions for individual or group mountain bike rides
- Provide private instruction for beginner and intermediate level riders through clinics/camps/events
- Offer progressions for Level 2 maneuvers to safely improve your clientele's skill level
- Support IMBA ICP Instructor Trainers at clinics/camps/events
Medical Qualifications = Basic First Aid and CPR (proof of current certificate required)
Skill Qualifications = Intermediate to advanced riders who can confidently execute and demonstrate basic mountainbike skills such as Neutral and Ready Positions, Bike/Body Separation, Braking, Shifting, Cornering, Climbing, Wheel Lifts, Roll Downs, etc. Please review our LEVEL 2 SKILLS VIDEO which displays many of these required skills.
Registrants should have five or more years of mountain biking experience, good communication and personable skills, and be passionate about riding with a strong desire to help others have more fun and progress safely. Current ICP Level 1 certification is required. Qualified individuals with at least 2 years experience in outdoor group management (guiding or skills clinic experience) may bypass the Level 1 course but will be required to purchase the ICP Level 1 manual ($100) and complete a written test on the Level 1 material. All Level 2 course participants MUST arrive to the course with their Level 1 test and demonstrate understanding of all the Ride Guide processes.
- Go HERE for information about obtaining mountain bike instructor insurance.
- A Level 2 manual is included in the course fee.
- Thursday's session is 5-8pm (classroom setting)
- Friday-Sunday are 9-5pm with an hour break for lunch.
- A detailed schedule will be emailed prior to the course.
Course Host = Hosted by Dirt Dojo - http://www.dirtdojo.com/
Lodging = Fairfield Inn and Suites Austin North/Parmer Lane • 12536 N IH 35 • Austin, TX 78753
*Special discounted rate for ICP participants. Our host hotel, Fairfield Inn & Suites has a room block just for us!
Call 512.821.0376 and use code IMBS. Or, go HERE to book online with the discount.
YOU MUST BOOK BY 3/09/14 TO RECEIVE THIS DISCOUNT
REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT CLOSES MARCH 11th, 2014
Cancellation Policy = A partial refund will be given for cancellations made 14 to 21 days before the course date. Full refunds 22 days or more and no refunds 13 days or less before course start date.
If traveling 100 miles or more to this event check out our travel insurance. Something every mountain biker should have! Visit www.IMBAHealthPlans.com and click on the "Travel Insurance"
Special Note = Local CPR & First Aid certification can be obtained locally by contacting Carla Jennings
512-751-3283 • firstname.lastname@example.org
*The on-trail training will occur at Walnut Creek Metropolitan park
Click here for the 2014 schedule of ICP events.
Fairfield Inn & Suites
Austin, TX 78753
|Level 2 Certification Course ($697 for current IMBA US members)||$ 775.00|