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Strength Scoop - Wednesday March 14, 2018

Wednesday March 14, 2018


Akron: The University of Akron Football Strength and Conditioning program is now accepting applications for summer interns. These are unpaid positions but interns will grasp a wealth of knowledge and experience through earned opportunities. Our intern development curriculum will give you a solid foundation for program design, coaching movements and bio mechanics while preparing you for the CSCS and future opportunities. Applicants must have a strong work ethic, willingness to learn and a desire to impact athletes lives. CPR/AED certification are required but a class will be given to prospects upon arrival. Candidates should be working towards or have obtained a degree in exercise science or related field. A resume, cover letter and contact list should be emailed to Coach TJ Owens at with the subject line "Summer 2018".

Youngstown State: The Youngstown State University Football Strength and Conditioning Staff is currently seeking 2-3 qualified interns for the Summer of 2018. The position is UNPAID but has the OPPORTUNITY of becoming a Graduate Assistant position in the Fall 2018 semester. The internship will be very hands on. The candidate must be punctual with a great attention to detail and have a willingness to learn throughout the internship. REQUIREMENTS: Working towards or already obtained a bachelor’s degree in an exercise science related field. Working towards or already obtained one of the following certifications: CSCS, CSCCa, or USAW. The internship position will begin around May 21 st . If interested please send a cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Lou Altomare at

Central Arkansas: The Strength & Conditioning staff at the University of Central Arkansas is now accepting applications for its 2018 Summer Semester Internship Program. This is an unpaid position that lasts for the duration of the summer semester with a start date of June 4, 2018. No monetary compensation or housing will be provided. However, the position offers the opportunity of advancement in the field of strength & conditioning, as well as the fulfillment of credit hours towards a degree program. This internship is also Mentor Approved for those individuals preparing to complete the required hours for the SCCC certification issued by the CSCCa. Candidates interested in this position should be hardworking, passionate, and detail orientated individuals, who have the desire to work in the strength & conditioning field at the collegiate level. Applicants should either be working towards or hold a BA/BS in Exercise Science or a Health Related field. They should be working toward certification as a SCCC through the CSCCa, or a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with the NSCA. Responsibilities will include: Daily clean up and maintenance of the facility and all its equipment. Setup and break down of weight room and field for all athletic workouts, and supervision of training sessions. This program will also consist of weekly educational projects and reports. Interested applicants should email one PDF file containing a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Clare Buckman at