The course requirements in Boom Sports Academy are intended to provide the following:
- Improve coaching techniques
- Expand knowledge base
- Health-related aspects of athletics
- Stay current with the latest developments in the coaching profession
- Obtain promotions and higher salary increments
- Acquire desired coaching positions
Concussion in Sports
The NFHS has teamed up with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to educate coaches, officials, parents, and athletes on the importance of proper concussion recognition and management in sports. This course highlights the impact of sports-related concussion on athletes, teaches how to recognize a suspected concussion, and provides protocols to manage a suspected concussion with steps to help players return to play safely after a concussion.
Engaging Effectively With Parents
Engaging Effectively with Parents provides a unique student-centered curriculum and presents essential techniques and methods for coaches to effectively communicate and interact with athletes, parents, and guardians. This course features specific guidance for speaking, listening, and implementing a communication system, and provides strategies for dealing with problematic parents and guardians.
Sudden Cardiac Arrest
Sudden Cardiac Arrest is the number one cause of death in the United States for student-athletes during exercise. Caused by a structural or electrical problem associated with the heart, Sudden Cardiac Arrest happens when the heart unexpectedly stops beating and pumping blood.
With content developed by Simon’s Fund, this course will help you learn and recognize the warning signs and symptoms of Sudden Cardiac Arrest. Also included are tips for what to do in the critical moments after an individual suddenly collapses in order to save their life.
Obtain an Up to date First Aid / CPR Certification
All certifications must be emailed to email@example.com prior to start date of coaching