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500Rising Endorsment Certificates

 

 

5OORising Certification

Level I certificate - Instructional Foundations in Women's Self Defence

A Level 1 course which includes one day of online learning and three days seminar training. Participants completing Level 1 have the opportunity to participate further in the 500 Rising certification program.
Participation certificates are given to all students, including those who do not wish to proceed further.

Requirements for the 500Rising Endorsement Certificate:

This is earned by meeting the following requirements:

Completing the Level 1 program

A healthy relationships with students (if teaching) and instructors (as a continued student)

Successfully completing agreed goals established with 500Rising

Endorsed participants must submit four letters of recommendation. Two from a personal relationship of five years or longer and two from professional associates within the personal safety industry.

Continuing education units are required by the end of the endorsement period when
due for renewal. The first Continuing education unit period is 18 months from certification and every twelve months thereafter.

One or more of the following:
Previous instructor certification or confirmation by a recognised martial arts or self defence system.

Proof of instructional experience and certification

background in physical skills applicable to self-defence

Participants agree to pay an endorsement licensing fee of £ 150.00 annually.

In return 500Rising agree to:

Permit the use of the 5OORising seal on social media, websites, and printed materials for use in their personal and professional communities.

Permit the use and application of skills and information gained through the Level 1 Course and additional 5OO Rising training material when teaching

Provide opportunity for Continuing Education Units and additional training material.

Endorsement license gives the participant access to all continuing educational material made available by 500Rising.

Provide access to Level II training with a view to full instructor certification.

500Rising Endorsement Prevention Specific Certificate:

This is earned by successfully completing the Level 1 program. The certificate allows the endorsed colleague to present prevention material across the Situational Awareness & Self-Defence continuum.
In light of the fact that 500Rising does not specify or allude to any physical prowess, the colleague is to teaching non physical combative skills under the 5OORising endorsement.
This addresses both the critical need for prevention instruction whilst allowing those involved in physical self defence training; to share unqualified or uncertified physical experience or qualification.

Requirements include:

A healthy relationships with students (if teaching) and instructors (as a student)

Successfully completing agreed goals established with 500Rising including extending the understanding of physical skills related to self defence.

Endorsed participants must submit four letters of recommendation. Two from a personal relationship of five years or longer and two from professional associates within the personal safety industry.

Continuing Education Units are required by the end of the endorsement period when
due for renewal. The Continuing Education Unit requirement period is 12 months from point of certification

One or more of the following:

(a) Previous instructor certification by a reputable self-defence or martial art system

(b) Proof of Instructor experience and certification

Alternatively candidates may earn Prevention Endorsement by providing video of at least two live teaching sessions with online, or in person student participation for review.

In return 500Rising agree to:

Permit the use of the 5OORising seal on social media, websites, and printed materials for use in their personal and professional communities.

Permit the use and application of skills and information gained through the Level 1 Course and additional 5OORising training material when teaching

Provide opportunity for Continuing Education Units and additional training material.

Endorsement license gives the participant access to all continuing educational material made available by 500Rising.

Provide access to Level II training with a view to full instructor certification