261 Education Program

261 Train the Trainer Certification Course

The 261 Train the Trainer Certification Course is a prerequisite for 261 Coaches whereby 261 Master Coaches provide the needed information to coach women within an existing group. After successful participation they get the 261 Coach Certificate.

BECOME A 261 COACH

Coaches Role 

By participating in this 2-day training program, participants will learn the 261 Fearless methodology behind promotion of sustainable and healthy running habits, encouraging a life long love of and ability to participate in the sport.

During this certification course, 261 Fearless Master Coaches train future coaches in strategies to foster judgment-free and supportive environments that focus on safe and injury-free running. Participants learn techniques for managing socially, emotionally and physically healthy female running groups enabling confident delivery of the program across cultural, social and globally diverse landscapes. Once certified, 261 Coaches are able to guide Club Meet Runs under the umbrella of an existing 261 Club.

REQUIREMENTS

  • You must be a frequent runner and a female, age 21+
  • You must understand the power of running
  • You must have the desire to encourage others who are striving to improve their lives through running
  • You must submit Medical Clearance from your Physician (with certification within the past six months)
  • You must be a non-smoker
  • You must complete all stages of our application progress:

APPLICATION PROCESS

* Step 1: Complete the inquiry form 
* Step 2: Complete and submit the candidate questionnaire (Upon receipt of your inquire form you will be provided the link to the questionnaire)
* Step 3: Complete a 20-30 minutes video conference interview (Upon receipt and approval of your application an interview will be scheduled)

  • You must be approved by our 261 Master Coaches Team to attend our 261 education program.
  • You must confirm to attend a 261 Train the Trainer course and pay the participation fee (US$261.00 (CAD 350) – exclusive of travel and lodging costs) 

BECOME A 261 CLUB DIRECTOR

261 Club Director Role

Club Director certification includes full participation in the 2-day Business Training covering the 261 Fearless business practices. In addition to training related to identifying target groups, marketing best practices, Club Directors are taught how to establish, manage and maintain a non-profit business. Afterwards, each Club Director gets 1:1 mentoring from a 261 Fearless Master Coach till the establishing process of the local 261 Club is completed.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Complete all necessary steps to establish a new 261 Club as an independent non-profit underneath the umbrella of 261 Fearless Inc.
  • Have at least two additional Coaches to support the Club who are - either went through the 261 Coaches Certification Course or who are approved to participated in one of the upcoming 261 Train the Trainer courses
  • Background in Non-profit Leadership and/or Marketing highly desired

APPLICATION PROCESS

* Step 1: Complete the inquiry form 
* Step 2: Complete and submit the candidate questionnaire (Upon receipt of your inquiry form you will be provided the link to the questionnaire)
* Step 3: Complete a 20-30 minutes video conference interview (Upon receipt and approval of  your application an interview will be scheduled)

  • You must be approved by our 261 Master Coaches Team to attend our 261 education program
  • You must have a team of at least 2 more certified 261 Coaches (or approved for 261 Certification Course) 
  • You must confirm to attend a 261 Train the Trainer certification course and pay the participation fee for Club Directors (US$800.00 (CAD 1,000)) – exclusive of travel and lodging costs) 

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN BECOMING A 261 CLUB DIRECTOR AND ESTABLISHING A LOCAL 261 CLUB PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO clubs@261fearless.org 

Please note: Any use of 261 and 261 Fearless e.g. for the establishment of local 261 Clubs or 261 groups without attending the 261 Fearless Train the Trainer course is strictly prohibited. 


261 Train the Trainer Certification Courses

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