This course provides students with the foundational content to successfully complete the American Sport Education Program coaching certification. The curriculum covers essentials to prepare coaches to step on the field for the first time. There is a focus on principles of coaching, behavior, teaching, physical training, and management. Topics include coaching philosophy and style, sport management, season and practice planning, and teaching technical and tactical skills. Students completing the course and certification will be published on the ASEP national coaching registry. Prerequisite: Students must be Physical Education or Corporate Fitness and Wellness majors or Coaching minors before enrolling in this course.