Sports Prep Nothing But Athletes has partnered with Human Kinetics Coach Education to provide training and certification for coaches. It's the goal of Sports Prep Nothing But Athletes to ensure that coaches are the best they can be. By providing educational opportunities, Sports Prep Nothing But Athletes will provide coaches with a ready made "tool box" for success throughout the season and for many more years to come!
Below are a number of online courses endorsed by Sports Prep Nothing But Athletes. Sports Prep Nothing But Athletes will host classroom clinics for various sports and topics. For a list of upcoming clinics and events go to Sports Prep Nothing But Athletes website at www.sportsprepnba.net.
Coaches should have the course for their sport completed prior to their first practice. Once a coach has completed an course, they may print/email their transcript record. Coaches can recertify by taking any of the courses below every three years to be in good standing with Sports Prep Nothing But Athletes.
Recommended courses for youth coaches working with athletes 13 years old and younger:
- Coaching Essentials
- Coaching Youth Baseball
- Coaching Youth Basketball
- Coaching Youth Football, Third Edition - Featuring Flag Football
- Coaching Youth Football, Fourth Edition - Tackle Football
- Coaching Youth Soccer
- Coaching Youth Softball
- Coaching Youth Tennis
- Coaching Youth Volleyball
- Coaching Youth Wrestling
Recommended courses for coaches working with high school or elite level athletes:
- Coaching Principles
- Sport First Aid
- Coaching Baseball Technical and Tactical Skills
- Coaching Basketball Technical and Tactical Skills
- Coaching Football Technical and Tactical Skills
Board Members of community-based sports organizations are strongly encouraged to take Directing Youth Sports Programs online course.