Performance Level (PL) Coach Pathway

Starting

  • Start by completing the Performance Level Intro 1 course. The prerequisite is Development Level CERTIFIED status. 
  • Then complete the other PL training components for PL Trained status

Progressing

  • Progress to PL CERTIFIED if you will be coaching more than a season at the Train to Race development level.

PL TRAINED

I want to work in a club or region with skiers who are at the Train to Race stage of athlete development.

What I need to do:

Analyzing Performance in SL & GS and skiing in gates

Planning for Performance

  • Leading Drug Free Sport
  • Prevention & Recovery
  • Psychology of Performance
  • Managing Conflict
  • Coaching & Leading Effectively
  • Developing Athletic Abilities

PL CERTIFIED

I want to lead a group of athletes ate the Train to Race development level and I want to be evaluated as a competent coach.

What I need to do:

  • Managing Conflict
  • Making Ethical Decisions
  • Leading Drug Free Sport
  • Coaching Evaluation – During Training
  • Coaching Evaluation – At a Race
  • Designing a Ski Racing Program Evaluation
  • Managing a Ski Racing Program Evaluation