A 12 week certification course and mentorship program that focuses on 3 pillars of growth — content expertise, coaching practices, and career development.
The performance program for performance coaches.
Created by Dr. Ramsey Nijem, this course is the culmination of a decade of coaching and learning at every level of performance.
The APC course bridges science and application, fill in the gaps in your knowledge base, and gives you confidence to apply cutting-edge, evidence-based sport performance principles in your context. Whether you're an experience coach or just getting started in your career, this course will elevate your knowledge and impact.
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From becoming the youngest head strength and conditioning coach in NBA history at age 25, to earning a Doctorate Degree in Human and Sport Performance at age 27, Dr. Nijem has the experience and academic training to translate applied performance science into practice.
Dr Ramsey Nijem. The coach behind it all.
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Frequently Asked Questions.
When does the program start and what is the duration of the course?
This course is a 12 week immersive learning experience that will start on Monday May 10th and run for 4 months straight with no breaks.
Approximately how many hours per week is required?
We have estimated the coursework, communication, and participation to require 5-10 hours per week.
How is this learning experience delivered?
This learning experience is delivered via an online learning platform that functions similar to an online academic class.
Do I need to be an experienced coach?
No. While the topics we cover may be advanced at times, experience is not a pre-requisite.
Can international students enroll?
Yes, this is a great continuing education opportunity for international coaches. The course is only offered in English.
Is a Bachelors degree required?
No. A Bachelors degree is not required. However, understanding the fundamental principles of S&C will help, and a willingness to read and actively engage is a must.
Does time zone difference matter?
No. The course can be done on your own time so time zone is irrelevant. The live lectures are recorded and uploaded for coaches to watch at their convenience.
Is this course NSCA CEU Approved?
Yes. The APC Course is NSCA CEU Approved for 2.0 Units for the 2021-2023 recertification period.
Is this course board accredited?
No. This course is not 3rd party accredited.
Are Lectures Recorded?
Yes, all live lectures are recorded and uploaded same day so you can watch on-demand on your own time and review as needed.