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Strength Scoop - Thursday February 18, 2021

Thursday February 18, 2021


LSU: Louisiana State University is currently accepting applications for 5 Summer 2021 Volunteer Internship positions. Qualified candidates would work with the Football Strength and Conditioning Department as well as other Olympic sports. This is an unpaid position that is responsible for assisting the LSU Strength and Conditioning staff with the implementation of the Summer 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. Participation in Collegiate Athletics is preferred. Other preferred qualifications include certification from an accredited organization, previous coaching experience, 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. Start date would be May 25th and continue through the end of the Summer semester. Please send cover letter, resume, and 5 references to Jake Riedel at

East Central University: East Central University, located slightly over 1 hour southeast of Oklahoma City, 2 hours southwest of Tulsa, and 2 hours from the Dallas/Ft. Worth area is looking for a Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach starting the summer of 2021. It will enhance your pay if you are eligible for Federal Work Study. USAW, CSCS, SCCC, or an equivalent national certification along with CPR/First Aid required. CSCCa internship hours are available under an approved CSCCa mentor. Please email a resume and 3 professional references to This is an 11 month position, compensation for Oklahoma residents, includes tuition and fees, and an annual salary of $5,000-$5,400 based on how many hours are taken per semester. Non-Oklahoma residents will receive $2,490 with tuition and fees for 6 hours per semester. Adjustments between hours per semester and compensation can be discussed further for mutually interested candidates.