Spring 2021 Course Dates: January 4 - April 16, 2021
Graduate Credit-3 semester hours, $525.00 (not including the cost of the textbook)
Iowa License Renewal-3 semester hours, $300.00 (not including the cost of the textbook)
Online Course Description
This self-paced course for middle and high school coaches will allow you to analyze your strengths and weaknesses, and learn techniques to make you the best coach you can be, while building healthy relationships with your athletes. Coaching Track and Field and Cross Country with Integrity, Inclusiveness, and Passion is designed for you, the coach who would like to grow in your knowledge of the many different events that make up track & field and cross country. No matter if you are a novice coach or a coach with more experience, you will benefit from the practical information provided in this course.
Ehrmann, Joe with Ehrmann, Paula and Jordan, Gregory (2011) InsideOut
Coaching; How Sports Can Transform Lives. New York, NY: Simon and
Schuster Publishing Inc.
ISBN: 978-1-4391-8298-7 (Required)
Guthrie, Mark (2003) Coaching Track and Field Successfully. Champaign, IL
Human Kinetics, Inc.
ISBN-10: 0-7360-4274-1 ISBN-13: 978-0-7360-4274-1 (Required)
2020 NFHS Track & Field / Cross Country Official Rules Book (Required) Available at: https://www.amazon.com/Country-Official-National-Federation-Paperback/dp/B07YBM7V12
This course may not run as scheduled if we do not reach our minimum number of registrations. Should this occur, all registered students will have the option of receiving a full refund OR rolling the registration over into the following semester.