Fordham University (Division-I FCS) Strength and Conditioning is now accepting applications for 3-5 Volunteer Strength and Conditioning Interns for FALL 2019. The internship will last from August 12 2019 - December 6 2019.
Interns will gain practical experience working and coaching in a Division 1 (Football FCS Patriot League/Olympic Atlantic-10) S&C environment with 22 Varsity sports, possible future recommendations, and college credit if applicable. Minimum requirements include CPR, AED, and First Aid certifications; attributes including hardworking, passionate, detail orientated, and has the desire to work in the strength & conditioning field. Preferred qualifications include certifications from highly regarded governing bodies (CSCCa, NSCA, ACSM, USAW, etc.), previous intern/coaching experience, and current/previous competitive sport involvement. Applicants should either be working towards or hold a BS/MS in Exercise Science/Kinesiology, or similar field.
Responsibilities will include: Daily maintenance of the facility and all its equipment, setup and break down of weight room/field for all training sessions, daily athlete tracking, and assisting in the coaching of those sessions. Interns will also learn and assist with velocity-based training technology. This program will also consist of weekly educational projects/readings and reports to further develop S&C knowledge and coaching ability.
This is an UNPAID position. No monetary compensation, meals, or housing will be provided. Interested applicants should email ONE PDF file containing their cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Grassi at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Subject line MUST read:
“Fordham S&C Internship: Summer 2019; Last Name, First Name.”