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Strength Scoop - Friday December 2, 2016

Friday December 2, 2016


Louisiana-Lafayette: Ragin' Cajuns Strength and Conditioning Department is currently accepting applications for volunteer internship positions beginning January 12th through April 30th. The primary responsibilities of this internship will be to assist with all aspects of offseason football strength and conditioning duties, complete various assignments following the internship curriculum, and have the opportunity to work with other sports. Ideal candidates should have or be working towards NSCA-CSCS or CSCCa-SCCC certification along with CPR/AED certification. We are looking for candidates who have a strong desire to be a head strength coach; prior coaching experience is preferred but not required. Any interested applicants should email a resume and three professional references to Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Dylan Cintula at

UTSA: University of Texas at San Antonio is currently accepting applications for Spring 2017 volunteer internship positions. Qualified candidates would work with the Football Strength and Conditioning Department. This is an unpaid position that is responsible for assisting the UTSA Strength and Conditioning staff with the implementation of the Football Spring program, set up and break down of all workouts, maintenance and upkeep of the weight room and facility, and hands on experience training collegiate athletes. Required qualifications include completion or current pursuit of an undergraduate degree in exercise science or a related course of study, a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional, and possess a strong work ethic. Other preferred qualifications include certification from an accredited organization, previous coaching experience, personal involvement in a collegiate competitive sport, and proficiency in teaching and performing Olympic movements. There is no monetary compensation so if this position is not an economically feasible option for you, please do not apply. Official start date would be January 9 and continue through the end of April. Please send cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Ryan Filo at

Davidson: The Davidson College Strength and Conditioning department is accepting applications for the Spring Semester of 2017 Athletic Performance Interns. Intern responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of Davidson’s 22 Division I intercollegiate athletic programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties; completion of various educational assignments during the internship are required. Intern qualifications must include: Strong work ethic; Desire to learn; Enthusiasm; Desire to become a qualified Strength and Conditioning Coach. Preferred qualifications include: Senior status or completion of a Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field; eligible to sit for the CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR certification. Compensation: There is no monetary compensation provided. However, the position offers the opportunity of advancement in the field of strength and conditioning as well as the fulfillment of credit hours toward a program degree. Expected Start Date is January 9, 2016. To apply: Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Zach Rowell, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, Davidson College, Box 7158 Davidson, NC 28035- 7158, or via e-mail at