May 23, 2024  
Undergraduate Catalog 2021 - 2022 
Undergraduate Catalog 2021 - 2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Coaching Certificate

The Coaching certificate program is designed to provide current and prospective coaches with practical technical, tactical, and theoretical skills needed for coaching youth, adolescent and young adult sport teams. The Coaching certificate program is aligned with the National Standards for Sport Coaches.

Coaching of Courses

Students are required to complete certification in two (2) online NFHS courses of their choice based on their interest area. Both courses MUST be completed prior to signing up for Coaching Practicum course. Available courses include: Coaching Baseball, Coaching Basketball, Coaching Lacrosse (Boys & Girls), Coaching Field Hockey, Coaching Football, Coaching Golf, Coaching Soccer, Coaching Softball, Coaching Swimming, Coaching Tennis, Coaching Track & Field, Coaching Unified Sports, Coaching Volleyball, and Coaching Wrestling. Nationally recognized coaches in the field teach all courses. These courses are available 24/7. Each course requires a fee.

All courses include numerous videos, interviews of various coaches in the sport. All courses may be viewed at:

First Aid, Health and Safety

This First Aid, Health and Safety course, brought to you by the National Federation of State High School Associations and the American Red Cross, is designed to provide an overview of first aid and the best practices for many first aid situations. The skills taught in this course do not replace professional medical help but offer guidelines and techniques for temporary assistance until advanced medical help arrives.

American Red Cross certification is current for a period of two years from date of course completion - $45