Skill Award in Coaching

This skill award provides students with a coaching foundation. An emphasis is placed on different aspects of coaching including philosophies and techniques, first aid, injury care and prevention, and history of sport.

Required courses:
KIN 167Women in Sport3
KIN 169Introduction to Coaching3
KIN 177First-Aid Responding To Emergencies3
KIN 182Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries3
Select one (1) of the following:
Introduction to Recreation, Individual, and Team Sports3
Softball Theory2
Baseball Theory2
Basketball Theory2
Aquatic Theory and Techniques2
Total Units14-15

Skill Award Level Student Learning Outcomes

Students completing the Coaching Skill Award will:
  1. Display basic proficiency in First Aid/CPR or care and prevention of athletic injuries.
  2. Demonstrate a functional knowledge of sport coaching techniques and philosophy.
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of health related fitness components.