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Apprenticeship Diploma Programs

image Our In-House Apprentice Diploma program includes both our Junior and Senior apprenticeships. There are two options available to students: The first version is for students who live in Vancouver and takes two to three years to complete. The second is a 'fast track' student internship option for out-of-province or international students, and takes three months to complete the program. Junior Apprenticeship: Admission Requirements: Students must be 19 years of age Students must have a minimum of 6 months Crossfit experience
  • Shadow and assist Instructors with group classes
  • Shadow and assist Instructors with one-on-one personal training
  • Study and learn coaching cues for all CrossFit movements
  • Learn basic nutrition, assist with prepping food logs, assist with keeping student on nutritional goals
  • Learn basic anatomy
  • Learn basic exercise science
  • Learn business model and free market system
  • Complete reading list (various books, articles, and papers)
  • Bring in three friends to train.  As the sessions progress the apprentice takes on more responsibility and an increased role in delivering the coaching.
Senior Apprenticeship: Admission Requirements: Students must be 19 years of age Students must have also completed the Junior Apprentice Program or Fast Track Program and completed a Level One Crossfit Certification Course
  • Assist Instructors  and begin to lead group classes
  • Assist Instructors and begin to lead one-on-one personal training
  • Help with and eventually take the lead on programming workouts for group classes
  • Pass five exams in the following areas: nutrition, anatomy, exercise science, coaching cues, and the CrossFit Vancouver business model
  • Host a minimum of two community events, such as social functions, charity events, or CrossFit-related seminars or workshops
  • Host client feedback meetings bi-annually with students
  • As the 1 on 1 sessions and group classes progress the apprentice takes on more responsibility and an increased role in delivering the coaching slowing earning a larger percentage of the gross revenue, based on referrals and retention
  • Must have 30 students of his own and gross $4,000 before the Senior apprentice can graduate.
  Associate Coach: (Only after Graduating from the Senior Apprentice Program) Admission Requirements: Students must have also completed the Junior and Senior Apprentice Program at Crossfit Vancouver School of Fitness and completion of a Level One Crossfit Certification Course
  • Lead group classes
  • Lead Personal Training sessions
  • Program with an instructor for workouts for group classes
  • Host Client Meetings
  • Developing a small business within Crossfit Vancouver
Upon graduation the student is free to pursue a career in any Crossfit around the world.  We have helped place many graduates.  Our graduates are sought out around the world and known for excellence. Many graduates go on to own their own successful Crossfit affiliates. Fast Track Apprentice Program The 'Fast Track' program is for students who come to CrossFit Vancouver from out of town to complete a student internship on a full time basis. Length: 12 Weeks (This may be extended) Prerequisites: Level 1 Certification Crossfitting for 6+ months Curricula
  • 10 PT’s (one-on-one)
  • 10-15 hours of shadowing per week (PT’s and Classes)
  • Unlimited access to Classes
  • 1 hour per week Coach/Student review
  • 1 hour per week Test Prep/Reading Material
  • 5 Tests covering – Anatomy, Exercise Science, Nutrition, Coaching Cues, The Business of Crossfit
Cost: $3,495 E-mail us for more details about the 'fast track'  Senior apprenticeship program, as the specifics will differ depending on your previous CrossFit experience and the amount of time you'll be in Vancouver: info@crossfit.ca