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University of Pittsburgh Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning Internship

deadline 07 December 2022
employer University of Pittsburgh
type Internship
approved Yes

Summary:

The University of Pittsburgh Department of Olympic Sports Strength and Conditioning is seeking highly motivated candidates to fill Spring 2023 internship positions. Individuals will gain knowledge and experience in a Division I Collegiate Strength and Conditioning setting. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to: assisting with supervision and execution of strength and conditioning training programs for various sports, attending to daily maintenance of the training facilities, use of technology/data analysis and professional development throughout the internship program. Interns will also have the opportunity to gain the 640 practicum/internship hours required for the CSCCa exam.

Qualifications: Currently pursuing bachelors/masters in exercise science or related field, certified in CPR/First Aid, a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach and pursuing CSCCa-SCCC and/or NSCA-CSCS certification(s).

Compensation: This is a non-paid volunteer position. You will gain experience as well as the opportunity to learn and grow in the field of Strength and Conditioning. You will also get access to multiple different continuing education resources and networking opportunities.

Internship dates: 1/3/2023-4/29/2023

To apply: Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and a list of professional references in ONE PDF document to Brenna MacDonald at bmacdonald@athletics.pitt.edu

Deadline: 12/7/2022

Contact: Brenna MacDonald bmacdonald@athletics.pitt.edu