Tuesday March 22, 2011

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Tuesday March 22, 2011

South Alabama: The University of South Alabama Department of Strength & Conditioning is currently accepting applications for full-time intern positions for the upcoming semester. Successful candidates can expect to work full time for the duration of the 10-week internship. Application for the internship at the University of South Alabama should include a cover letter, resume, and have a bachelor’s degree or college senior at an accredited institution. Applications for the summer semester will be due by May 1st. The intern must also be willing to work early mornings and late nights during the week and weekends. This is a non-paid position but free apparel will be provided to the student during participation. A liability form must be signed before participation stating the university will not be held responsible for any injuries that may occur during the internship. If there are any further questions pertaining to the internship feel free to contact, the information is listed below. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to; assisting the Strength and Conditioning Coaches with the design and implementation of sport specific strength, speed, agility and quickness programs. Additional responsibilities include weight room supervision, daily upkeep and maintenance of equipment, and any other duties as assigned by the Strength & Conditioning Coach. During the internship there will be various assignments given to help enrich their experience help develop them to become a better coach. These include but are not limited to; writing a year-round training program(s), developing a training philosophy, facility design, budgeting, staffing and a mock NSCA test. After a 640-hour internship is completed at the University of South Alabama the interns will be eligible to sit for the SCCC exam at the CSCCa conference the following May. Send resumes to hersel@usouthal.edu