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Coaching COA.S.STC

Short-term Technical Certificate - 6 Credit Hours

Division: Business and Public Services
Department: Management
Effective as of Fall 2021

What is the program about?

The short-term certificate in Coaching is designed to provide the foundational knowledge that is essential for coaching any sport. Coaches help athletes master new skills, enjoy competing with others and develop self-esteem. The certificate includes topics in coaching and leadership, sportsmanship, coaching diverse athletes, behavior management, sport first aid, drugs in sport, and the games approach to coaching.

Program Outcomes

  • Illustrate a sport specific practice plan.
  • Identify different leadership and coaching styles.
  • Construct a game coaching strategy.

Career Opportunities

Students with a Coaching certificate will find career opportunities in the school and community setting including youth organizations, recreation centers, YMCAs and city parks and recreation organizations.


The short-term certificate along with additional ASEP (American Sport Education Program) online course work will allow students to take the Bronze Level Certification which is a nationally recognized coaching education certification. Students will need to be CPR and AED certified or they can take ENS 1110 First Aid and CPR for certification.


Course Title Credits
MAN 2414 Foundations of Coaching 3
MAN 2415 Foundations of Leadership 3
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This information is for planning purposes only. Sinclair College will make every effort to offer curriculum listed above but reserves the right to change, add and cancel curriculum offerings for unforeseen circumstances.