Frequently Asked Questions
When does the course start and finish?
As soon as you enroll in the course you can get started. Being online you control when you start and finish and having lifetime access, you can take or retake lessons as many times as you like.
Can I be anywhere in the world and take this course?
ABSOLUTELY! We take pride in working with coaches from all around the world to build their knowledge base, become certified indoor rowing instructors, grow new communities, and create new revenue streams.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I'm unhappy with the course?
We want you to love the course. If you're unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.
Do I need access to a rowing machine
This course is all about helping you understand the Concept 2 Rowing Machine. So we would say YES it would certainly be in your interest to have access to a machine either in your home or via your gym or club.
Is this course run by Concept 2?
Dark Horse Rowing is Concept 2's preferred education partner. Dark Horse Rowing has been working along side Concept 2 for years and we collectively have decades of experience in the education and training of rowing.
How do I get recognized as a coach on the C2 website?
By purchasing the Pro version of the course, you'll go through the assessment protocol which involves quizzing at the end of the course, coupled with a practical video demonstration submitted by you and assessed by us. Passing the video submission with a 90% or better is required to become certified.
Can I really learn to coach the rower online?
Absolutely! In fact, we feel that having the course online will increase the quality of your learning experience. We've removed the stress, cost, and lost time of traveling to a venue for 2 days of intense training where you may only retain 20% of the content. This way you can go at your own pace, always have access to the content, and the community is here to support you every step of the way.
What if I need support?
We have some of the best support systems in place for you to ensure you feel completely supported and encouraged throughout the program. You can post questions and comments in every lecture which alerts our support team straight away. You will have a dedicated academy email address as well as access to our coaches community on Facebook.
What currency do you work with?
We accept almost all currencies that Paypal or Stripe accept. We charge in USD however, so your native currency will be converted accordingly and VAT if applicable will be added.