USATF/IAAF Academy – Bradenton Fl.
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Registration Opens: Sep 30 2019 11:59:00 PM
Registration Close: Nov 17 2019 11:59:00 PM
Early Registration Deadline: Nov 05 2019 11:59:00 PM
The USATF/IAAF Academy is your exclusive opportunity to earn the highest recognized achievement in the IAAF and USATF Coaches Education and Certification System (CECS) pathway. The global course is recognized around the world and indicates that a coach is not only highly experienced, but also has the knowledge to coach or instruct at the highest international levels of the track & field profession. The course is a five-day intensive classroom and practicum setting featuring instruction from some of the world’s best coaches and sports scientists. All coaches whom complete the course will receive an IAAF Elite Coach diploma and all USATF Level 2 certified participants will receive a USATF Level 3 certification in addition. Enrollment is limited in the course and capped at 25 participants per event discipline.
After early registration deadline, tuition will increase by $100.00.
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Dates and Location
Dec 27th thru Jan 1st, 2020
5650 Bollettieri Blvd, Bradenton, FL 34210
Detailed information for on site arrival will be emailed to all registrants 2-4 weeks prior to school start.
Coaches can choose any ONE of the following event disciplines to study:
How to apply:Begin an application under the Apply heading on the registration site. You must be a current USATF member to apply.Complete the online profile and upload coaching resume.Select event group for placementEnter credit card number (Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express) for the full tuition payment as card will be charged tuition and any other package options you select upon acceptance. Admission decisions will be made approximately 24-48 hours after completed application is received.
Applications denied for entry will be charged a $25 application fee. An application must be received by midnight (EST), October 31, 2019 to qualify for the early registration rate ($100 savings). All applications and housing payments are due no later than midnight (EST), November 17, 2019.
The USATF/IAAF Academy will open Friday, December 27, 2019, with check-in from 2:00-3:00pm. The opening session will begin at 3:15pm. The Academy will conclude in the evening on Tuesday, December 31, 2019 and housing is included on the night of 12/31. However, due to the New Year's Eve holiday participants are permitted to depart following their student presentation on 12/31 if necessary. Presentations will begin at 11:00 AM on 12/31 and order will be assigned based on order of admittance.
Tuition / Room and Board Packages
IMG Academy offers on campus accommodations at the Legacy Hotel in single and double occupancy rooms. Packages include meals, parking and access to all IMG facilities. The meal package begins with dinner on 12/27, and concludes with breakfast on 12/31.
Commuter Package: Local residents may select the commuter package, or if no accommodations are needed. The fee is required and covers parking, facility access, and daily lunch and dinner
|Room and Board||Commuter Fee|
|Tuition/Room & Board||899.00 Early |
Air TravelTravel to/from IMG Academy is the responsibility of the participant. IMG Academy is accessible from Tampa International Airport (TPA) or Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (SRQ). TPA is approximately one hour from the IMG Academy campus, and SRQ is approximately a 15-minute drive. Arrival/departure times should be booked in accordance with the posted check in/out times.
All tuition and room and board refund requests must be submitted in writing no later than 11:59pm (EST) on November 1, 2019. A $25 administrative fee will apply to all refund requests and service fees are non-refundable.
USATF Coaching Education
USATF Coaching Programs Manager