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Update January 15th - Enrollment is open for Module 2 of WBTF's new Technical Foundation Certification Program

WBTF TECHNICAL FOUNDATION CERTIFICATION PROGRAM

 

MODULE 2 of the Technical Foundation Certification course is now available on Moodle.  Enrollment is available directly on Moodle at: https://education.wbtf.org. Participants must complete Module 1 coursework prior to March 3, 2023, in order to be eligible to continue working toward certification during Module 2.  A sit-in option for learning purposes only is also available during Module 2.

PLEASE NOTE: The Module 1 Course will be closed for further registrations from March 4 until April 1, 2023. 

The following enrollment options are available:

Standard Enrollment Option ($50): For any user that has previously completed Module 1 or individuals who have not completed Module 1 but would like to sit-in for learning purposes only
 
$25 Master Judge Enrollment: For any current WBTF Master Judges who have completed Module 1 and would like to enroll in Module 2, this enrollment offers a 50% discount for those who qualify.

FREE WBTF Coach Clinician Enrollment: For any WBTF certified Coach Clinician who has completed Module 1 and would like to enroll in Module 2. An email containing the course enrollment key for this option will be sent out to those who qualify shortly

Payment for the course is accepted directly at time of enrollment via PayPal/Credit Card/Debit Card or to complete enrollment by using a code.

Should you have any additional questions about Module 2, how to successfully enroll, or about how to create a Moodle account if you do not currently have one, please email Rachel Johnson, Moodle Course Technician for WBTF at [email protected] and allow 48 hours for a response.

We look forward to seeing everyone for Module 2!

 

ABOUT THE WBTF TECHNICAL FOUNDATION CERTIFICATION PROGRAM - MODULE 2

MODULE 2 is an online virtual workshop course that will be offered in March 10-12, 2023 in three, 4-hour sessions.  The times are times of all Sessions with 2 available options are listed below.  Participants can select a morning or evening option for all 3 three sessions.  Those wishing to achieve WBTF Coach Certification must attend all three sessions.  

FOR COACHES:

The Technical Foundation Certification Program is an optional course that provides a WBTF Level I Coach Certification for coaches. It is not required.

FOR JUDGES:

BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 2022:  All judges beginning WBTF judge certification training are required to take this course prior to taking the WBTF judges master certification course.

All currently certified WBTF master judges must also complete this course by January 2025 and will receive certification credit for doing so.

YOU MUST COMPLETE THE MODULE 1 TO BE ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE MODULE 2 VIRTUAL WORKSHOP.


WBTF TECHNICAL FOUNDATION CERTIFICATION

MODULE 2 ONLINE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP DATES & TIMES

Session 1 / Option 1/ MODULE 2   
9-Mar-2023 Thursday 7:00 PM CST 

Session 1 / Option 2/ MODULE 2   
10-Mar-2023 Friday 1:00 PM CST
 
Session 2 / Option 1 / MODULE 2   
10-Mar-2023 Friday 7:00 PM CST 

Session 2 / Option 2 / MODULE 2   
11-Mar-2023 Saturday 1:00 PM CST  

Session 3 / Option 1 / MODULE 2    
11-Mar-2023 Saturday 7:00 PM CST 
   
Session 3 / Option 2 / MODULE 2   
12-Mar-2023 Sunday *2:00 PM CDT 

*NOTE: Last Session is Change to Central Daylight Savings time in the U.S.
             Each Session is scheduled for a 4-hour time period.

COST:

Module 2 Registration Fee:  

      ·        All currently certified Level I WBTF Coach Clinicians from August 2018 may register and take the Module 2 course for free to update you on the new material presented.  This is a one-time offer only.

·        All currently certified WBTF Master Judges as of August 2022 may register and take the Module 2 course for $25 USD.  Payable via PayPal.  This is a one-time offer only at this price.  

·        All new applicants (coach and/or judge): The registration fee is $50 USD payable via PayPal. 

  •     PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS:  Applicants who are taking this working for MODULE 2 Coach Certification must first complete and pass the MODULE 1 Certification.    Applicants must also attend one option from each of the 3 Sessions of the Workshop to qualify for MODULE 2 Certification.      

 

THE REQUIRED SYLLABUS

The required syllabus for this course is the Technical Foundation Certification Training materials.

The materials are a required purchase in order to pass and receive WBTF Level I Coaches’ Certification.  The required training materials will be available for purchase on October 1st.

The Cost:  $75 USD for the Technical Foundation Certification Training materials, which include updated videos and valuable resources (this is an optional purchase for certified master judges).

Registration will open for Module 1 on October 10th and Module 2 will open after the first of the year.

Part of the required training materials was in the original Coaches Level I Training Program package. Updated videos and new additions have been added. For those who had previously purchased this package: the new updates and additions will be made available to you to download any updated parts of your original purchase.  You will receive an email with instructions to complete this download.  This will only be available to you until December 31, 2022. 

The Technical Foundation Certification Training Materials include the following:
 

01 Complete WBTF Coaches Level I Manual.pdf
02 Proper Warm Up.mp4
03 Elements of a Warm Up.mp4
04 Cooling Down Safely.mp4
05 6th Degree Basic Skills.mp4
06 5th Degree Basic Skills.mp4
07 4th Degree Basic Skills.mp4
08 3rd Degree Basic Skills.mp4
09 2nd Degree Basic Skills.mp4
10 1st Degree Basic Skills.mp4
11 Link to WBTF Basic Skills Training 3 Modes of Twirling.docx
12 WBTF Standard Solo Routines.mp4
13 WBTF Standard Solo Music Track No01.mp3
14 WBTF Baton Twirling Disciplines.mp4
15 WBTF World Freestyle Championships.mp4
 
Please download the instructions to register for Moodle and download the instructions to register for the Module 1 Technical Foundation Certification Course.