Started this discussion. Last reply by Chris Stephens Oct 18, 2013.
Internship: University of Denver Strength and Conditioning
2 Internship Positions available each term:
September-December (applications due June 20th )
January-May (applications due November October 15th)
June-August (applications due March 20th)
DU Strength and Conditioning Internship information:
The DU Strength and Conditioning Internship Program is a highly competitive, structured internship giving qualified applicants valuable experience within the collegiate strength and conditioning profession. Interns will assist the full time staff in the supervision and execution of all training programs for the 17 sports DU offers. In addition, interns will teach student athletes proper technique and equipment use, attend to the daily maintenance of the training facility, participate in daily professional development, and complete a final presentation to the staff.
Required Qualifications: Highly motivated, organized, and responsible individual; CPR/First Aid Certification; must be enrolled in a bachelor's degree in exercise science, physical education, kinesiology or related field and must be receiving credit for the internship through their academic institution; and either certified or working towards a certification (CSCS, SCCC, USAW). Selected applicants will be subject to a background check.
Position: Interns will receive experience working for a highly competitive and successful Division I University with 27 NCAA National Championships, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, access to a large network of successful strength and conditioning professionals, and receive college credit if applicable. Although there is no stipend for this position, there are opportunities for job placement on campus. Inquiries must be received prior to the application deadlines.
If interested in the position, please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to:
University of Denver Strength and Conditioning
c/o Matt Shaw
2201 East Asbury Ave.
Denver, CO 80208
We are seeking candidates who are highly motivated and wish to pursue a career in the field of collegiate strength and conditioning. Please call 303-871-3887 with any questions.