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R105 - GymCert BOY'S Level 1

Course Description

The BOYS Level 1 Gymnastics Coaching Course covers all aspects of gymnastics at the Level 1 Level. Specifically it includes safety awareness information, coaching skills as they pertain to the Men's Artistic Level 1, progression charts, lesson plans, accountability charts, skill evaluation forms, legal responsibilities, glossary of terms and much much more!
*Please note the R105 BOY'S level 1 course does not align with the Junior Olympic level program.

Additional Topics and Skill progressions will be discussed on the following:

  • Vault
  • High Bar/ Single Bar
  • Parallel Bars
  • Pommel Horse/ Mushroom
  • Floor Exercise
  • Rings
  • Trampoline
  • Conditioning: Strength & Flexibility
This content is intended to educate a coach who work with beginning level male athletes.

R105 GymCert BOY'S Level 1 provides you with online video streams of BOY'S Level 1 skills and online manuals for easy reference.

R105 GymCert BOY'S Level 1 is offered online as part of a recreational series.

The course will take approximately 3-4 hours to complete.

Practice exams will be provided that allow you to sample the testing format before taking your final exam. True/False and Multiple Choice are the exam format. At the end of the course, participants will be required to take an exam. Users must pass the 65 question exam at 90% or better and have 5 attempts in which to do so.

This is an online course!

Online courses are a great way to complete courses on your own time and on your own schedule.


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Fees & Policies

  • $39 for USA Gymnastics Members:
    Recreational Coach, Competitive Coach, Owner/Managing Director, Judge, Meet Director, Athlete (age 14 and older)
  • $54 for Non-Members (note: certificates are unavailable to Non-Members)
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Additional Course Information

Registration must be completed online. Please read the registration information before proceeding.
  1. For assistance with the course - login, navigation, technical assistance, test reset, or other needs, please contact GymCert at
Additional Resources: Please visit the USA gymnastics online store for an opportunity to purchase "GymCert BOY'S Level 1 Coaches Certification Manual" and additional level manuals. This resource compliments material presented in the R105 GymCert BOY'S Level 1 course.

Click here to view supplementary materials for Men's Gymnastics.

USA Gymnastics University

The R105 GymCert BOY'S Level 1 course is an elective course in the School of Recreation within the USA Gymnastics University.

Upon completion of the course, all participants can access a GymCert Certificate. Members can print out a USA Gymnastics certificate of course completion on their USA Gymnastics "My Profile" page.

Individuals must register for this course through USA Gymnastics in order to receive University credit for the course.