Coaching: General Principles & Fundamentals

  • ATH-904
  • 3  Credits
  • Correspondence
  • 4.90 out of 5 stars
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Think about the various elements of successful coaching beyond simply the skill requirements of the respective sport. The coaching profession requires the coach to function effectively as an administrator, leader, and psychologist. The ability to successfully organize, lead, motivate, relate, and evaluate is foundational. Most people who go into coaching have a solid foundation for the physical skills required for their particular sport. Successful coaching involves much more than this. The purpose of this course is to assist the coach in their professional development relative to the overall requirements necessary for the coaching profession.

NOTE: Required textbook must be purchased separately.

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