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Strength Scoop - Monday August 2, 2019

Monday August 2, 2019


Clemson: Clemson University Department of Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning is seeking highly motivated candidates to fill Spring 2020 (January to May) internship positions. Individuals will gain knowledge and experience in a Division I Collegiate Strength and Conditioning setting. Individuals will also have the opportunity to work with all the Olympic sports that train out of the Jervey weight room. It may fulfill course credit if necessary. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to: assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for various sports, attending to daily maintenance of the training facilities, use of technology/data analysis and professional development throughout internship program. Qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or related field, certified in CPR/First Aid, a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach and pursuing CSCCa-SCCC and/or NSCA-CSCS certification(s). Compensation: This is a non-paid volunteer position. You will gain experience as well as the opportunity to learn and grow in the field of Strength & Conditioning. Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and professional reference list in ONE PDF document to Ryan Metzger at DEADLINE: October 18, 2019.

Sacramento State: The Sacramento State University Football Strength and Conditioning Program is currently accepting applications for UNPAID internships to begin Sunday, January 20th, 2020 and go through Friday, May 8th, 2020. Applicants should have, or be working towards, a BA/BS in Exercise Science or a related field. Completion of this internship can fulfill credit hours towards a program degree, SCCC certification, and potentially offer increased opportunities for advancement in the field of sports performance. Preferred qualifications include certification(s) from one or more of the following organizations: The CSCCa (SCCC), NSCA (CSCS), or USAW. Preferred qualifications also include previous coaching experience and proficiency in teaching basic weight room exercises. This position is responsible for assisting the football strength and conditioning staff with the implementation of the winter off-season program, set up and break down of all training sessions, maintenance and upkeep of the weight room and facility, and hands-on experience training division-I collegiate athletes. Please send your cover letter, resume and 3 references to Ryan Deatrick at

Belhaven University (D-III – MS): Belhaven University, a Christ-centered liberal arts university in Jackson, Mississippi is seeking a graduate assistant coach for strength and conditioning for the Fall 2019 semester. This position (available immediately) is responsible for programing for multiple assigned sports as well as assistance with football. This position entails supervision, maintenance and general operation of the weight room and other duties assigned by the Director of Strength and Conditioning, Aaron Wood ( Qualifications: (required) – statement of faith, bachelor’s degree, previous strength and conditioning experience or experience as a collegiate athlete, strong work ethic, & current CPR/AED certification. Currently possess or be working towards certification through NSCA or CSCCa. Bachelor’s degree and 2.5 GPA required to be admissible to desired graduate program if offered position. Compensation includes a $600 monthly stipend as well as full tuition waiver. For more information or to apply visit Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.