The Certificate in Sport Coaching provides prospective coaches with theoretical knowledge and practical experiences in accordance with the National Standards for Sport Coaching. Coaching stresses the importance of developing an athlete-centered philosophy and a scientifically-based understanding of current issues in sports medicine, motor learning and coaching theory. Students completing the Certificate in Sport Coaching will have a record of this accomplishment appear on their academic transcript.
The coursework consists of:
- MOV 201: Psycho-social Aspects of Physical Education and Sport;
- MOV 217: Modern Principals of Athletic Training;
- SPM 355: Contemporary Concepts of Coaching;
- SPM 360: Practicum in Coaching;
IMPORTANT: In order to receive your Coaching Certificate, you must complete the following: