Sarasota County School District (FL)

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Sarasota County School District (FL)

Sarasota County School District in partnership with Human Kinetics Coach Education is proud to offer our online courses Coaching Principles, Sport First Aid, and advanced sport-specific courses to certify coaches in your district and to earn the Florida Department of Education Athletic Coaching Endorsement.

Coaches earn certification by successfully completing the required online courses. The courses available include:

  • Coaching Principles is for Sarasota County Coaching Theory.
  • Sport First Aid is for Sarasota County Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries.
  • Advanced sport-specific coaching courses are for Sarasota County Sport-Specific.

Coaching Principles and Sport First Aid are required courses for all coaches. In addition, you must complete a sport-specific course of your choice. Each course is equivalent to three (3) semester hours or 60 in-service points. Requirements for Florida Coaching Endorsement are nine (9) semester hours or 180 in-service points.

Before purchasing your online courses, please contact James Slaton (contact information appears below) to register in the Sarasota Coaching Education Program. 

Coaching Principles and Sport First Aid online courses include textbooks that are available as e-books or printed texts. Either format is acceptable.

With the ebook version, you gain immediate access to your course, the course is more affordable, nothing is shipped to you, and you avoid shipping charges. 

Purchase the ebook versions of Coaching Principles and Sport First Aid at the same time and save $20! Use promo code FLCP at checkout.

The print-book versions provide you with the tangible benefits of having a physical book at your fingertips. The drawbacks are that you have to wait for the books to be shipped to you and you pay for shipping.

Purchase Coaching Principles and Sport First Aid with paperback* at the same time and save $20! Select the bundled course from the listing below (shipping charges apply).

* Please note that when purchasing a bundled course package with paperback, you will not have immediate access to your courses. You will need to wait for the course materials to be shipped to you. These materials include the print textbooks and key code letters. Key codes are required to “unlock” your online courses on the website.

When you've completed a course, you have the ability to print a certificate of course completion from the website. This feature is found under the My Courses area of the site.

Contact Information
Sarasota County School District
Contact: James Slaton
E-mail: James.Slaton@SarasotaCountySchools.net 
Web: www.sarasota.k12.fl.us


Online courses required or recommended by Sarasota County School District (FL)