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Old 03-11-20, 01:52 PM
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Originally Posted by echappist View Post
it also doesn't help that it's ridiculously easy for someone to become a USAC certified coach (though levels 2 and 1 do require more)
Level 3 is stupid easy. Level 2 requires a weekend commitment at a clinic. Level 1 requires 5 years as a Level 2 (or 3 years +200 CE hours) plus a long weekend in COS.

Anyone who's attained Level 1 status has put in substantial effort.
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