Do you have a passion for sports? Would you like to turn that passion into a profession? The demand for professional coaches is increasing every day. More and more people exercise at a high level, just think of marathon runners or bodybuilders. To perform optimally, these athletes need intensive guidance. Thanks to a home study Sports coach you are perfectly placed to offer that guidance.In this course you will step into the heads of the athletes and learn how to motivate them to achieve exceptional performances anytime and anywhere. You not only approach sports men and women individually, but you also learn how you can forge a group into a real team. Thanks to the additional information about injury prevention and nutrition, you retrain to become a versatile sports coach. Content Your Future Opportunities as a Sports CoachTalent as the basis of a sports careerMotivation, arousal and performanceTension, anxiety and stressDoping, medication and drugs in youth sportsGroup dynamics and development of sports teamsMental support for athletesBasic anatomy and physiologyInjury prevention among athletesThe sports coach as managerThe sports coach as communicatorThe sports coach as nutrition expert Competences Recognizing, discovering and developing natural talentKnowing how to mentally and physically guide athletes before, during and after trainingIdentify physical problems in time and prevent injuriesSupport a close team? You know perfectly how to handle this!