The University of Colorado at Boulder, Department of Intercollegiate Athletics Strength and Conditioning Program is accepting applications for the 2021 Fall Semester Olympic Strength and Conditioning Internship.
Qualifications: Ideal candidates should be pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Exercise Science, or related field of study. Must possess a STRONG work ethic, a willingness to be open to new ideas, and possess a strong desire to enter the Strength and Conditioning field, particularly at the collegiate level.
Current certification, or working towards certification, with the NSCA-CSCS or CSCCa-SCCC is a must. University of Colorado at Boulder is an official CSCCa mentorship site available to those pursuing the SCCC certification.
CPR certification/renewal can be attained during the internship. Preferred candidates will have experience in a team training setting, be able to lead groups large and small, and be able to communicate effectively with a diverse group of student athletes.
About the Role:
Intern will be assigned tasks, duties, and projects related to Strength and Conditioning. Projects and assignments must be completed in a timely manner, with the utmost responsibility, care and professionalism. Successful candidates must possess and demonstrate a STRONG attention to detail.
Start-Date: The approximate start-date for the 2021 Fall Semester Olympic Strength and Conditioning Internship is Wednesday, September 1st, 2021.
Compensation: This is an unpaid voluntary position. Candidates will have the opportunity to learn and gain experience at a highly competitive Division 1 Pac-12 institution. The curriculum is structured and designed to prepare candidates to advance a career in the Strength and Conditioning field. Athletic apparel will be provided when available. Class credit from current institution is available if applicable.
What You'll Receive:
- Unique experience working within an NCAA Division I integrated sports performance department
- An upgrade to your professional education and sport performance toolset
- Opportunity to collaborate with ongoing and future projects
- Possible recommendations for future employment within the profession