Fundamentals of Coaching and First Aid, Health and Safety for Coaches provide coaches with content from all eight domains contained in the National Standards for Sport Coaches (NASPE 2006). These two courses form the foundation from which all elective courses and sport-specific courses are developed. Core courses should be completed first to give the coach a better understanding of elective and sport-specific courses.
Fundamentals of Coaching
The course most states mandate to fulfill their requirement to coach.
This NFHS Fundamentals of Coaching Course provides a unique student-centered curriculum for interscholastic teacher/coaches, assisting them in creating a healthy and age appropriate athletic experience that supports the educational mission of our nations schools. Please check with your state association to see if this course complies with your state requirements. Coaches will have one year from the date of purchase to review this course and all resources.
First Aid, Health and Safety For Coaches
The National Federation of State High School Associations and the American Red Cross are proud to bring you First Aid, Health and Safety for Coaches. This course has been designed to give you an overview of first aid, as well as the best practices for many first aid situations that you may face as a coach. It’s important to note that the skills taught in this course do not replace professional medical help, but does offer guidelines and techniques for temporary assistance until more advanced medical help arrives. This course must be completed within 90 days from the date of purchase or your course will expire. If the course is completed within 90 days, you will have one year from the date of purchase to review course content.