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Grand Valley State University    
  Apr 21, 2018
2015-2016 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Certificate in Sport Coaching

The certificate in sport coaching provides prospective coaches with theoretical knowledge and practical experiences in accordance with the National Standards for Sport Coaches. The focused coursework stresses the importance of developing an athlete-centered coaching philosophy and a scientifically based understanding of current issues in sports medicine, motor learning and coaching theory. Students completing the certificate in sport coaching will have a record of this accomplishment appear on their academic transcript.