Courses for Athletic Coaches and Physical Educators

Practical Information in Convenient Distance Learning Formats!

Nationally-renowned coaches, top physical educators, and professional athletes lend their expertise to bring real-world perspectives to each course.  Courses are available in two formats: Video Correspondence and Online.  Click the links below for course listings: 

Feedback from Past Participants

  • “These courses always help me generate fresh ideas and often verify the good things I’m already doing.”
  • “I really enjoyed the course. It was very well put together, easy to follow, and the content was accurate.”

Continuing Education Credit
Students seeking to use Real Coaching courses for recertification or salary advancement should seek prior approval from their school district or appropriate licensing agency.

At this time we cannot accept registrations from the following states: Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Washington D.C., Massachusetts, Oregon, Wyoming.

Tax Information
In order for Drake University to generate a 1098T (tax document) for you, we need your complete Social Security Number.  To provide this information please complete Part 1 of IRS Form W9-S.  You may mail the form to: Student Accounts Office, Drake University, 2507 University Ave., Des Moines IA 50311-4505.  For more information contact Student Accounts at 515-271-2151 or

The courses found on these pages are not part of the Drake University School of Education K-12 Coaching Endorsement.  Specific information regarding these on-campus, undergraduate endorsements may be found on the following page:

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