CERTIFIED RUNNING TECHNIQUE SPECIALIST
The Certified Running Technique Specialist examination consists of a 106 questions. Questions 1 through 60 are a combination of True/False, Matching, and Multiple Choice. This portion of the exam should take about 60 minutes. Questions 61-65 cover Basic Pose Drills, Video Analysis, and a Running 101 Keyword Completion Essay. This portion of the exam should take about 30 minutes. Some of the questions include tables, drawings, photographs, or video clips. Of the questions, 90 count toward the score. The remaining 16 are not scored but are included for a practice known as “pretesting.” Pretesting means that these items are being evaluated for potential inclusion on future examinations as scored questions. To ensure the CRTS exam is up to date, secure, and always improving, new questions must be continuously introduced and evaluated. Pretesting is an accepted testing practice that helps ensure high quality and consistent scoring. The scored and unscored questions are spread throughout the examination; candidates should answer all 106 questions to the best of their ability. Candidates have 1 hour and 30 minutes to complete the exam, which is administered online through a personal computer. The testing program does not allow candidates to move back and forth through the exam, change answers, mark questions for later attention, skip questions, and review questions. It is very important to pace yourself accordingly to finish the exam on time.
An exam will last 1 hour 30 minutes.
The examination blueprint details the percentage of questions contained in each domain group.
|DOMAINS (2019)||PERCENTAGE OF QUESTIONS||TOTAL NUMBER OF QUESTIONS|
|Screening and Ongoing Assessment||30%||34|
ROMANOV ACADEMY OF SPORT SCIENCE
CAGE Code: 8LGB5
Romanov Academy of Sport Science was established in 1997 to provide a certification program with a unique focus on sport techniques.