Start and end time: 9am - 4pm Saturday and 9am - 3pm Sunday with a 1 hour lunch break each day.
Reading Material: The reading material link is embedded in the registration confirmation email that you will receive as soon as you register. Print out the material and bring it with you.
Meals: On your own.
Other: Possible social gathering and dinner on Saturday night.
Please use the "Directions" link above to find airport and hotel info.
Spend two full days with CrossFit Coach Mike Burgener OR one of his tier one coaches staff learning, studying and practicing the Olympic lifts. The Snatch and Clean and Jerk bring speed, power, coordination, agility, accuracy and balance to your strength training. These lifts are indispensable to CrossFit programming and expert coaching is a powerful advantage.
Frequently Asked Questions
#1: Are there any pre-requisites for the course?
No. Anyone can attend; however, to receive a Trainer Certificate for the CrossFit Olympic Lifting Trainer Course one must hold a valid and current CrossFit Level 1 Trainer Certificate. If you attend and do not hold a valid and current CrossFit Level 1 Trainer Certificate, you will be issued a Certificate of Attendance.
#2: What are the requirements for becoming a CrossFit Olympic Lifting Trainer?
The requirements for this credential are stringent, primarily for your protection and the safety of those you train. They are:
1. Holding a valid and current CrossFit Level 1 Trainer Certificate
2. 100% course attendance
3. 100% participation
#3: When will I receive my certificate?
The fee for the CrossFit Olympic Lifting Course is $595 (US dollars). Payment can be made via credit card or check. The final balance is due paid in full three weeks prior to the course or your spot will be forfeited. A $250 deposit is necessary to hold your place and payments may be made until three weeks prior to the course start date.
Credit card payments can be made online during the course registration and the exchange rate is calculated automatically for payments drawn against non-US banks.
Checks are accepted in US funds ONLY. You must indicate for whom and for what course the payment is to be applied on the check. In addition, complete and send this form with the check, using one of the two following options for sending the form and the check:
P.O. Box 29869
Phoenix, AZ 85038-9869
Wells Fargo Lockbox
Ref: CrossFit, Inc. Box 29869
1305 W 23rd St
Tempe, AZ 85282