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Leadership in Running Fitness

A one day Leadership Training course which qualifies and insures leaders to deliver safe and fun running sessions, suitable for Running Club Leaders and other Group Leaders.

Cost
England Athletics £160 (Club discount rate £140)
Welsh Athletics £140 (Club discount rate £110)
Athletics Northern Ireland £110

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Introduction

Introduction

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The Leadership in Running Fitness (LiRF) course will enable you to deliver fun and safe sessions to multi-ability groups and give advice and support to the new runner, as well as developing pathways for those who want to progress. It focuses on understanding and overcoming barriers to participation in running and how to increase participation by those not traditionally attracted to a running club.

Course Duration: 1 day

Assessment: None

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Important Information

Important Information

Minimum Age: The minimum age to attend this course is 18 years old

Welfare and Safeguarding: To be insured having taken this course it is a legal requirement that you also apply for and gain the relevant safeguarding check provided by your Home Country. The process for this varies between England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales.

Discounts Available: YES coaches associated with an England Athletics affiliated club can receive a discount.

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Discounts Available

Discounts Available

There are discounts available for Leader in Running Fitness courses and these vary between courses run by each of the home countries:


England Athletics

Individuals who are affiliated to an England Athletics club can receive a £20 discount for this course. To receive your discount:

  • If your club secretary has already registered you as a coach working for the club with England Athletics this discount will be applied automatically at check out.

  • Alternatively, to gain your discount, at check out select your club from the options in the first box and then type the corresponding Club URN in the second box. You can get the club URN from your club secretary or another administrator at your club.

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Welfare & DBS

Welfare & DBS

To be insured having taken this course it is a legal requirement that you also apply for a disclosure check with the relevant authority in your Home Country (England, Scotland, Northern Ireland or Wales.

If you live in England or Wales:

As well as taking this course you will have to apply for a DBS check with UK Athletics. For details on how to apply please visit the following link. Please direct all enquiries to the UKA Welfare Office on 0121 713 8450 or by emailing David Brown at dbrown@uka.org.uk.

If you live in Scotland

As well as taking this course you will have to apply for a PVG check via Disclosure Scotland. For further details on this proceed please contact Scottish Athletics or visit the following webpage. Please direct all enquiries to Scottish Athletics on 0131 539 7320.

If you live in Northern Ireland

As well as taking this course you will have to apply for a Access Northern Ireland disclosure. For further details on this matter please contact Athletics NI or visit the following webpage. Please direct all enquiries to Athletics NI on 028 9060 2707.

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Post Course Supporting Material

Post Course Supporting Material

Having taken the course there are several supporting resources which can be found HERE.

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Booking Help

Booking Help

We have created a step by step guide to walk you through the booking process.

uLearn LiRF How To Book V3.0 (PDF File, 572KB)

There are also video walkthroughs under the HELP > LiRF section.

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Before registering for this course

Before registering for this course

Before you begin registering for this course you need to establish if you already have an account with us. Use the flow chart below to help you.

The HELP section for usernames and passwords can be found here.

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