Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Coaching
Certificate

Date: 05-JUL-11

Effective Term: Winter 2012
 
The Coaching Certificate program is designed to provide specific certification and credentials for individuals to be employed as a coach for a school system or a club program. This program would train individuals in the basic competencies needed to be a coach of a sport. The certificate consists of 30 credit hours of "program required courses" and "elective courses."

Program Required Courses Minimum Credits: 16.00

WPE 101 Principles of Fitness & Health 2
WPE 115 Beginning Coaching Techniques 3
WPE 116 Advance Coaching Techniques 3
WPE 131 Fundamentals of Personal Train 3
WPE 150 Foundat's/Health, Phys Ed, Rec 3
WPE 272 Coaching Field Experience 2

Program Elective Courses Minimum Credits: 14.00

BIO 101 Cellular Biology 4
BIO 110 Anatomy and Physiology 4
COM 101 Public Speaking 3
COM 113 Interpersonal Communication 3
ENG 110 College Writing I 3
PSY 150 Introductory Psychology 3
PSY 160 Human Growth and Development 3
PSY 180 Early Childhood Development 4
WPE 112 Safety and First Aid 2
WPE 117 Sports Officiating-Basketball 1
WPE 118 Sports Officiating-Volleyball 1
WPE 121 Coaching Techniques-Volleyball 2
WPE 122 Coaching Techniques-Basketball 2
WPE 124 Holistic Health 3
WPE 125 Contemporary Health Issues 3
WPE 140 Elementary Move & Activities 3
WPE 145 Physical Educ Method:Early Ele 3
WPE 153 Weight Training for Fitness 1
WPE 173 Free Weight Training 1
WPE 178 Indoor Cycling/Fitness 1
WPE 179 Cardio Training - Basic 1
WPE 260 Intermediate Swimming 1

  Minimum Total Credits: 30