What can the Trainer Academy program do for my league?
Trainer Academy is a full training system designed to teach your new recruits skating form and technique for roller derby. It allows your trainers the ability to teach the same information from class to class so your recruits get a consistent experience. It also offers skaters the opportunity to review material they learned via the online videos.
Who is Trainer Academy for?
Any league looking to streamline their recruit program. This program was developed to give recruits a strong set of skating skills to set them up for success when it's time for them to join the rest of the league for contact and gameplay where they need to be stable, strong and confident.
Does Trainer Academy teach the WFTDA minimum skills?
Trainer Academy has a results-based approach to giving new recruits a balanced and complete skill set which helps them throughout their derby career. It was not developed to teach just to WFTDA minimum skills, our trainers have had success with their classes surpassing WFTDA minimum skills.
What do I get with the Trainer Academy program?
The Trainer Academy Program is designed for your entire leagues benefit. When your league signs up for the Trainer Academy program everyone in the league receives access to our six week downloadable training curriculum, diagrams for the obstacle courses in the curriculum, along with the curriculum and obstacle courses there is access to the 80+ skills, warm-up, obstacle courses, tips and tricks and soon to come assessment videos that cover teaching technique and evaluating form to put everything together.