Trampoline Coaching courses
Gymnastics UK recommend a three-step pathway to obtain the recreational 
trampolining coach qualification. This is suitable for coaches in clubs, 
freelance coaches, teachers in schoools and staff in leisure centres.
Each of the three steps comprises a two day course and the completion of each 
step will validate the candidate to teach up to the level covered on that 
The recommended pathway for recreational and therapeutic trampoline coach 
training is:
Step 1) The Rebound Therapy training course. This two day course covers all the 
basics of trampoline gymnastic movement as covered in grades 1 to 3 of the 
Winstrada trampoline development programme. Completion of this course will 
validate candidates to teach children and adults with a wide range of 
disabilities. It is an internationally recognised training course and is also 
suitable for teaching mainstream pre-school children.

Step 2) The 'Rebound Plus' ('Into-Mainstream') add-on module to the above. This 
two day course covers the moves in grades 4 to 8 of the Winstrada development 
programme and is suitable for teaching 'more able' people and mainstream 

Step 3) 'Beyond Rebound' Recreational Trampoline coaching course. A two day 
course for those who have completed the Rebound Therapy and 'Rebound plus' 
courses and want to progress to teaching recreational trampolining at a higher 
level, including front and back somersaults. The course covers the moves in 
grades 9 and 10 of the Winstrada development programme.
All the above courses are offered 'in-house' (where the tutor comes to your 
school, club or centre) and as 'open' courses which anyone can attend. 

For more information, including in-house courses or dates of open courses, 
please reply to this email or contact the course providers direct: 'Rebound 
Therapy.org' on email: i...@reboundtherapy.org or website: 
The Rebound Therapy training course teaches logical progressions of movement 
patterns designed to encourage the student to continually develop whilst at the 
same time experiencing healthy exercise and enjoyment.
For these reasons, the Rebound Therapy course is widely accepted as the logical 
starting point for trampoline coach training - even for those who do not intend 
to work with disabilities. Gymnastics UK fully support this pathway of 
progression which helps schools and clubs who wish to offer 'fully inclusive' 
The Rebound Therapy training course has been continually developing since it 
was first introduced in 1972 and is recognised both nationally in the UK and 
Kind regards,
James Merry
Gymnastics UK
The Recreational and Therapeutic Gymnastic and Trampolining Association
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