Instructs student athletes in the fundamental skills, strategy and physical training necessary for them to realize a degree of individual and team success. At the same time, the student athlete shall receive instruction that will lead to the formulation of moral values, pride of accomplishment, acceptable social behavior, self-discipline and self-confidence. Develops and promotes good community relations among various community and school clientele.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Develop and implement procedures for insuring open communication with parents and athletes.
- Establish direction and expectations for all program participants.
- Establish supervision responsibilities for practice, games, team trips, and locker rooms.
- Develop and implement individual/team training plans by the day, week, month, year as appropriate.
- Monitor athlete attendance/behavior/academic status.
- Be responsible for, understand, adhere to, enforce, implement district, school and athletic policies along with CHSAA By-Laws.
- Ability to use approved first-aid and CPR skills.
- Understand the signs and symptoms of concussions and remove players that are exhibiting sign sand symptoms of concussions.
- Ability to organize and develop a high school boys swimming program.
- Substantial knowledge of the technical aspects of boys swimming and a willingness to examine new theories and procedures.
- Possess or has the ability to acquire a valid Colorado Coaching Certificate.
- Successfully pass the CHSAA Coaches Test, acquire CHSAA coaching registration and complete a concussion course per State Legislation and CHSAA By-Laws.
- CPR & AED Certification required.