This online course will introduce students to many principles of coaching that are applicable across sports. The text is based on knowledge from the sport sciences integrated with the wisdom of master coaches. It espouses Human Kinetics Coach Education philosophy of Athletes First, Winning Second and explains how you can put that perspective into action. The Human Kinetics Coach Education program is in line with the highest national standards as set by the legislature, Department of Education, California Interscholastic Federation and National Federation of State High School Association.

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Course Information

Credit: 3-semester units college credit

Fees: $440 (Includes tuition and fees) – Students are required to purchase materials separately.  Estimated cost is $60.

Instructor: Dennis Janzen, Ph.D. • • 559-287-8389

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IMPORTANT NOTE: Enrollment in this course is a two part process:

  1. Register for this course through Fresno Pacific University, so you receive continuing education credits,
  2. Register for this course through Human Kinetics, so you have access the online course material and textbook.

Your fees to Fresno Pacific University do NOT include the Human Kinetics Coach Education online course material and textbook. Please refer to the Human Kinetics Coach Education website for more information:

1 – Register Online with FPU
2 – Register with Human Kinetics