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Strength Scoop - Monday March 11, 2019

Monday March 11, 2019


Akron: The University of Akron Football Strength and Conditioning Department is looking for two (2) qualified and hardworking interns with a strong passion for Strength and Conditioning for the Summer of 2019. THIS IS AN UNPAID INTERNSHIP, but will provide valuable experience and an opportunity for advancement in the field of Strength and Conditioning. Responsibilities include, but not limited to: assisting with the supervision and training of Akron’s (NCAA – FBS) Football program; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties, set-up and breakdown for daily training sessions, and completion of the intern curriculum. Required qualifications include a strong work ethic and a desire to become a Strength and Conditioning professional in the Collegiate or Professional ranks. Preferred candidates should be working towards a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in or related to the field of Exercise Science; have or working towards an accredited certification (CSCS, SCCC, or USAW) . Other preferred qualifications include previous coaching in a collegiate setting and a personal involvement in collegiate sport. All potential candidates are strongly advised to make sure this internship is economically feasible before applying. All interested candidates please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to Head Football Strength and Conditioning Coach Chad Pearson at

Austin Peay: The Austin Peay State University Football Sports Performance Program is currently accepting applications for UNPAID summer internships to begin Sunday May 26th, 2019 and go through Friday, August 2nd, 2019. 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 and 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 sports performance staff with the implementation of the 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 Corey Canezaro at

Louisiana Tech: Louisiana Tech Basketball Strength and Conditioning is currently seeking applicants for ONE PAID INTERNSHIP beginning IMMEDIATELY. Qualified candidates would work with the Basketball Strength and Conditioning Department and be responsible for 3-4 teams while assisting with both Men’s and Women’s Basketball Programs. Minimum requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree in related field, CPR, AED, and First Aid Certifications, and a nationally recognized certification (CSCS, SCCC). It is preferred that applicants have a Master’s Degree, experience programming, an unwavering work ethic, effective communication and leadership skills in a group setting, previous coaching experience, and proficiency with computer applications. Salary for this position is $1,000 a month. Interested candidate must submit: Cover letter (one page max), resume (2 page max), and three professional references in ONE PDF FILE. Candidates should expect to Facetime/Skype if selected for an interview. To apply, send one email to Blake Talos at Subject line should read “LaTech S&C Paid Internship, 2019: Last Name, First Name”