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Coaching Authorization

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Learn about coaching and meet the state of Iowa requirements for coaching authorization. You will integrate critical concepts from human development, anatomy/physiology, physical education with coaching philosophy and techniques, care and prevention of athletic injuries, and the ethics and legal aspects of coaching. Topics include: Required Concussion Training - Via the Iowa High School Athletic Association at Concussion Online Training. Log onto the site, click on the Free Sports Concussion Course, follow the directions, complete the course, print your certificate, and submit it to your instructor; Structure and Function of the Human Body; Human Growth and Development; Techniques and Theory; Professional Ethics and Legal;  and Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries and Medical and Safety Problems.

Please read: Certification requires a minimum of 55 contact hours of coursework. The state will require an application fee ($85) and background check fee ($75) with a fingerprinting to be included with submission of state forms. These fees may be paid for online with a Credit Card ($3 service fee). Applicants that are under 20 years old will need to upload a copy of their high school diploma as a required transcript into the online application for coaching authorization. As of April 23, 2017, the BOEE requires all applications to provide documentation of current completion of a hands-on (not online) CPR training. Iowa Valley CE offers: AHA - HeartSaver CPR/AED/First Aid to meet this requirement. 

Class Details

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Brynjar Brynjarsson 

Start Date:upon registration



Please read:  This course is self-paced and you can begin at any time. Please contact Iowa Valley to register at 641-752-4645. Once registered, your account will be created in Canvas and you will receive separate instructions on how to access this course. Requirements: To familiarize yourself with Canvas, check out the Overview of Canvas site for information and a walkthrough video: The video covers the basic features of Canvas. Recommended Browsers Chrome ( Firefox ( Edge Safari Microsoft’s Internet Explorer browser is not recommended. Browser and computer requirements for Canvas can be found here: t5/Canvas-Basics-Guide/What-are-the-browser-andcomputer-requirements-for-Canvas/ta-p/66. l Pop-up blockers should be disabled on all browsers when using Canvas l A Canvas App is s available for Apple iOS and Android devices.



Registration Closes On
Wednesday, August 14, 2024 @ 2:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
N/A - Online Brynjar Brynjarsson