Coaching Youth Baseball Online Course: The AABC Way

Coaching Youth Baseball Online Course: The AABC Way

ISBN 9780736087124

Regular price $19.95 $19.95

Online Course

As the exclusive coaching education provider to the American Amateur Baseball Congress (AABC), American Sport Education Program (ASEP) has created a level 1 coaching education course ideally suited for the 25,000 AABC coaches who are working with athletes ages 14 and under. Coaches learn fundamental coaching concepts and responsibilities and come away with the most important coaching points of the major skills and tactics of youth baseball.

In this interactive online course, you’ll learn to prepare for your season and provide the best possible experience for your athletes. The course includes many interactive exercises using game-like situations to teach skills and tactics. It also includes a handy Coaches’ Clipboard utility with forms, documents, and detailed plans for successful practices, assessments, and game-day coaching. 

AABC coaches will learn about the following topics:
•           Responsibilities
•           Communication
•           Safety and fitness
•           Rules
•           The games approach to coaching
•           Season and practice plans
•           Game-day tactics and skill instruction
•           Offensive and defensive tactics
•           Offensive and defensive skills
AABC coaches achieve level 1 certification by completing the online course. Coaches who complete the level 1 course with a score of 80% or better will be able to print a certificate of completion indicating that they have achieved the AABC Coaching Certification Program level 1 for baseball. Level 1 certification is valid for the lifetime of the coach participating in the program.