Upcoming Coaching Events
USA Triathlon offers a number of training and racing clinics and conferences for coaches and athletes all across the country. Check out what types of events are coming to your area.
USA Triathlon offers an extensive list of webinars to coaches, athletes and the general public. If there are webinars that you missed or could not attend, you can now purchase these webinars in the archived section. Unless indicated, each webinar along with the corresponding exam counts as 1 CEU for USAT coaches
Multisport Education Program
USA Triathlon is pleased to announce the launch of the Online Multisport Education Program, a triathlon education program that provides information and resources on various multisport related topics. USA Triathlon has worked with qualified presenters and coaches to develop this online educational program that targets new to beginner athletes, coaches, parents and teachers. The goal of the program is to provide general triathlon resources online as an avenue for individuals to gain additional athlete and coaching information. Individuals taking the program will earn a certificate of completion after meeting all of the program requirements and USAT coaches have the option to earn up to 10 Continuing Education Credits (CEUs).
Continuing Education Courses
View a current listing of Continuing Education Courses (CEUs) or apply to have your course approved for USA Triathlon CEUs.
Respect in Sport
The Respect in Sport Coach and Activity Leader program is designed as a tool to assist coaches in identifying and dealing with abuse, bullying, harassment and neglect in sport and respond to and if necessary, report negative behaviors. Respect in Sport offers a highly engaging program for sport leaders of all levels and promotes respect, helps to prevent abuse and creates a simple process to promote a safe haven for children and young adults.
Respect in Sport uses innovative instructional design techniques to provide an internet-based training experience that is simple, to the point and captivating for the learner. Through this education, coaches will be more confident in identifying negative behaviors and ensure a safer and more respectful environment for themselves, other coaches and the athletes in their care.
The Respect in Sport program is currently available for coaches to access and is required for recertification for all USAT certified coaches effective January 1, 2012. The program entails 2.5 hours of content that is offered in six, 30 minute modules. The program fee is $30.00 and is not included in the recertification fee.
Coaches receive 2.5 USAT CEUs for this program and are required to retake the program every two years in conjunction with renewing their USAT coaching certification. Coaches whose recertification expires at the end of 2011 can use this program for the 2.5 USAT CEUs for their 2011 recertification also.
Click here to access the Respect in Sport website and to complete the program.