CrossFit Inc. is dedicated to the advancement of human health and athletic performance. It is the first fitness organization to provide precise and quantifiable definitions of fitness and health. This precision demands results that are observable, measurable and repeatable. To support this mandate, CrossFit is committed to results-based education and training that includes entry-level courses such as the Level 1 Certificate Course and the Level 2 Certificate Course, as well as advanced credentials achieved via examination such as the Certified CrossFit Level 3 Trainer and the Certified CrossFit Level 4 Coach.
The Certified CrossFit Level 3 Trainer (CF-L3) credential is a CrossFit-specific designation for those who have completed the Level 1 and Level 2 certificate courses and then passed the CCFT examination. This credential is for the experienced individual who wants to demonstrate a higher level of CrossFit coaching knowledge and ability.
The Certified CrossFit Level 4 Coach (CF- L4) credential is a CrossFit-specific designation for those who have completed the Level 1 and Level 2 certificate courses, earned the CF-L3 designation, and successfully passed the CCFC performance evaluation. This credential is for the experienced individual who wants to demonstrate the highest level of practical coaching skills and knowledge.
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