That statement questions the effectiveness of the BAWLA
course, how these teachers may have had difficulty distinguishing weight training from weightlifting, their ability to teach correct, safe weight training exercises, and coach students who compete in the sport of weightlifting.
runs a two-day course for a Leader's Certificate, which provides basic instruction in weight training and weight lifting.
Instruction: Check that the instructors are certified - look for BAWLA
, NABBA, FFI, RSA, PEA, YMCA or ACSM qualifications or a relevant degree.