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Strength Scoop - Tuesday August 28, 2018

Tuesday August 28, 2018


California: The University of California Berkeley Football Strength and Conditioning Program is seeking candidates for the spring 2019 internship program. Qualified candidates will work directly with Football as well as various Olympic sport teams as assigned. This is an UNPAID POSITION but provides the opportunity to learn from multiple experienced strength and conditioning coaches at the FBS Level (Pac-12). Intern responsibilities will include: Assisting with the supervision of training programs, daily facility upkeep as well as participating in various educational assignments during the internship. All internship applicants must be CPR & First Aid certified. Preferred qualifications: Currently pursuing a Bachelors or Masters degree in a Kinesiology/Exercise Science related field as well as a CSCS/SCCC certification. The internship will start on Monday, January 7, 2019 and will conclude on Friday, May 10, 2019 Please send cover letter, resume and three references to Markus James at

Ole Miss: The University of Mississippi is accepting applications for a Spring 2019 semester internship position that would work with the Football Strength and Conditioning Department. This is an unpaid position that is responsible for assisting the Ole Miss Strength and Conditioning Staff with set up and breakdown of drills and equipment during the off-season program and other departmental functions. This internship program contains an academic portion, which entails multiple readings, as well as a hands on practical portion. Required qualifications include completion 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 a nationally credited association (NSCA-CSCS, SCCC), previous coaching in a collegiate setting, First Aid CPR/AED Certified, 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. Applicant will also be asked to participate in a background check. Official start date would be Mid-January 2019 and end Early May 2019. Please send cover letter, resume, and three references to Coach Lanier Coleman at

Howard (FCS - DC): Howard University in Washington, D.C., has an immediate opening for 10 Month Paid Strength & Conditioning Internship. This position will pay 15,000 over 10 months. The primary function of this position is the management of athletic performance preparation including, but not limited to, the application of appropriate motivational techniques, instruction in safe and correct execution of all training parameters: proper movement preparation, power development, free weight exercises, plyometric training, energy system development and sport specific movement training for sports TBD. The Intern Strength & Conditioning Coach will provide facility supervision and report individual and team progress for assigned sports. The Intern Strength & Conditioning Coach will provide support to the Director of Strength, Sports Performance Team, and perform other administrative duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution of higher education; At least 1 year of demonstrated experience working in a Division I Strength and Conditioning program First Aid, AED , and CPR certified National Strength and Conditioning Association ( NSCA ) – Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist ( CSCS ) OR Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches association (CSCCa) – Strength and Conditioning Coach Certified ( SCCC )
Interested Candidates should send cover letter, resume, & 3 references to Director of Strength & Conditioning Please be aware that the cost of living is expensive and that this is a opportunity you can financially afford.