NWCCD 2018-19 Catalog 
    Dec 02, 2023  
NWCCD 2018-19 Catalog [This is an Archived Catalog.]

Athletic Coaching Certificate

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This certificate of completion is designed to meet the requirements for students applying for a coaching permit issued by the Wyoming Professional Teaching Standards Board.  The Scientific Foundations of Athletic Coaching course uses ASEP’s curriculum and principles to introduce students to the fundamentals and philosophy of athletic coaching.  Throughout this program of study, students will be exposed to many topics including sport psychology, injury prevention and care, theory of sport, diversity in coaching, technical and tactical skills, risk management, and ethics in coaching.

Athletic Coaching Certification Program Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate injury prevention and treatment techniques.
  2. Apply first aid for treatment of injuries in sports.
  3. Apply Universal Precautions in a safe and effective manner when handling bodily fluids.
  4. Create a personal coaching philosophy.
  5. Explain sport specific rules as they relate to the basic fundamentals of a student selected sport.
  6. Demonstrate Sport Management skills.



Required Course of Study

Fall Semester - Total Credit Hours: 7

Total Credit Hours for Certificate: 11


First Aid/CPR Certification through American Heath Association or American Red Cross is acceptable.

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