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Yale Sports Performance is seeking qualified candidates to fill available internship positions for the Spring. This internship includes a lecture component as well as hours in the weight room alongside full-time coaches. Students will not only gain the knowledge of program design and theory, nutrition, athletic testing, and leadership.
Yale Athletics is home to 34 varsity teams, allowing the interns to work with a variety of sports.
The goal of this internship is to give interns the necessary tools to obtain jobs within the strength and conditioning field. This is an unpaid internship, but hours can be used towards academic credits for college. It is also an NSCA accredited continuing education site. You will receive 2 continuing education units (CEU’s) upon completion.
The ideal prospective candidate would be a current or recently graduated college student. Coaching certifications from the CSCCa, NSCA and other organizations are encouraged. Preference will be given to those who have studied Exercise Science, however all professional backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Additional considerations will be given to those who have an athletic or coaching background, as well as those who are eager to gain experience coaching in a collegiate strength and conditioning setting.
Begin date: January 10th (Tentative Date)
End date: May 6th (Tentative Date)