Cheer and Dance: Fundamentals of Coaching Cheer and Dance
$ 50.00

The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) brings you Fundamentals of Coaching Cheer and Dance, an online course that provides new and experienced coaches valuable information about coaching spirit groups. Throughout this course, you will hear from real coaches as they share advice, as well as their own personal best practices when working with spirit groups. This course will review coaching philosophy and styles, communication techniques, performance and administrative responsibilities, fundamental cheer and dance techniques, and risk management. Coaches can complete a course immediately and will have up to one year to review and access all printable resources.
                        


AACCA Spirit Safety Certification
$ 75.00

This Spirit Safety Certification course has been developed by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) in partnership with the American Association of Cheerleading Coaches and Administrators (AACCA), a non-profit educational association which provides safety certification and training for coaches. The overall purpose of this course is to not "clear" you as a coach, but instead to inform you of your responsibilities as a coach. This course will provide you information and advice to help you assess and make changes to your current safety program, with the goal to minimize the risks involved in this sport. Coaches can complete a course immediately and will have up to one year to review and access all printable resources.
                        
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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
  First Aid, Health and
 Safety For Coaches
The following Elective Courses are just two of all available courses. You may review all available courses from the Elective Courses menu at the top of the page.
  Engaging Effectively
  With Parents
  Teaching and Modeling
  Behavior