BICP CERTIFICATION LEVEL 2

INTERMEDIATE SKILLS INSTRUCTOR

BICP Level 2 Certification

Become Certified & Join Our Ranks


Length: 4 days | Cost: R10 500pp.


The course includes a classroom portion, field practice, skill demonstrations, refining and analysis, instruction strategies, scenario training, proper skill progressions and much more.


The BICP Level 2 course offers a review of mountain bike guiding in addition to training and testing for providing beginner to intermediate level instruction.


Completion of the course, in addition to passing a practical exam and written test, will qualify an individual to:

  • Provide private or group instruction for beginner and intermediate level riders through clinics/camps/events
  • Assess and diagnose common errors within riders
  • Create lesson plans specific to the rider’s abilities
  • Be an effective instructor to a variety of learning styles
  • Offer progressions for Level 2 maneuvers to safely improve your clientele’s skill level
  • Teach in conjunction with other BICP certified instructors at clinics/camps/events


Level 2 Prerequisite Requirements:

 

  • Current BICP Level 1 Certification
  • 40 hours experience assisting or leading MTB skills clinics or instructional rides
  • Meet or exceed our BICP Level 2 Riding Standards
  • Proficiency in performing the riding skills you will learn to teach: Watch a brief video of the bike skills covered below
  • Current Basic First Aid & CPR certification required (WFA certification recommended)
  • Five years or more of mountain biking experience
  • A personable individual with good communication skills and a desire to help others
  • Has participated in a BICP instructor-led skills clinic (highly recommended, but not required)
  • Ability to perform basic trailside repairs (flats, chain breaks, shifting adjustments)
  • Ability to confidently demonstrate and master all basic level skills on flat pedals
  • Open minded towards new teaching techniques and terminology


Although this course is not to be taken as a personal skills training event, participants will end up honing their skills on the bike and gaining additional knowledge about mountain biking regardless.

LEVEL 2 VIDEOS ⚡️

SKILLS PREVIEW

ADDITIONAL SKILLS ⚡️

TRACKSTAND

PEDALING F. WHEEL LIFT

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