HIGH FIVE® Sport
This 5-hour training is designed for the competitive coach in a club/organization. Aligned with the Fundamentals and Learn to Train stages of Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD), HIGH FIVE Sport focuses on the social, emotional, and cognitive development and wellbeing of athletes. The training is based in research and has been designed to help coaches with top coaching dilemmas such as dealing with parents, keeping the child's interest, ensuring fair play and an emotionally safe environment. Participants who are NCCP certified may earn 3 Professional Development (PD) points towards maintenance of the NCCP certification status*.
At the completion of this training, learners will be able to:
- Identify cognitive, emotional and social development traits of children 6 to 12
- Determine a coach's impact on a child's experience
- Communicate effectively with children and their parents
- Identify strategies to reduce competition pressure
Resources: Participants receive the HIGH FIVE® Sport Workbook and Coach Kit.
Successful candidates will receive a certificate.
Dual certification in PHCD and HIGH FIVE Sport is also available.
*All HIGH FIVE training is eligible for PD points.