The premier resource for understanding the essentials of barbell training is here.
The Barbell Academy Principles Course is an all-new, 100% online and self-paced learning environment that is perfect for the barbell enthusiast and coach – AND available for purchase at a limited-time discount.
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Join us for a practical education in barbell strength training that you can apply to your coaching from day one. We deliver a personal, comprehensive, and high-quality education through weekly conference calls and continuous group discussions led by BLOC Staff Coaches. Whether you are just getting started or looking to take your coaching to the next level, we have options below to save you time and frustration.
The Core Principles of Coach Development
The Online Master Classes provide a detailed look at various specific coaching topics. The Master Classes are a great supplement to our Online Education Program and will foster a deeper understanding of many of the complex topics introduced therein. The Master Classes can also serve as a stand-alone deep dive into a given topic for the interested student, without completing the Education Program beforehand. You can read the detailed course descriptions by clicking on the links below. The course descriptions will indicate the level of the material covered and whether the Education Program is recommended as a prerequisite. If you have questions on whether a Master Class is right for you, you can email CJ Gotcher at email@example.com for guidance.
Professional Barbell Certification
Three-day in-person coaching development camp with real-time feedback and PBC testing. Attendees will be evaluated on both platform and academic coaching ability.