Special Olympics Certification Course: Principles of Coachingby Special Olympics
This is a self-guided course.
Some Lessons (slides) will include narration. You can use the “Pause” button to stop the narration if you need additional time to review the Lesson content. Those Lessons without narration are for you to read at your pace. Use the “Previous” to navigate back to earlier Lessons and “Next” button to move forward to the next Lesson.
The Principles of Coaching course details the application of coaching identity, responsibility, and strategy within Special Olympics by providing foundation knowledge related to both coaching and disabilities. This course will prepare coaches to:
- Develop a coaching philosophy
- Build a successful team and sport program
- Enhance athlete confidence and motivation
- Teach sports skills
- Implement fitness and nutrition strategies
- Provide a safe sport environment
If you have any questions regarding the Principles of Coaching course please email Scott at firstname.lastname@example.org