Intern: Acceleration

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Avera Sports Institute, Sioux Falls, SD

Acceleration

Day/Evening Shift

Varied Hours 8AM-8PM

This is an unpaid internship for Summer Semester 2019

SUMMARY: The Exercise Science Intern will receive education and training in the real-world setting of sports performance training.  The education and training will be directed to preparation of the intern for an eventual career in their chosen field of study. 

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

·         Current student in last half of academic program, required.

·         Internship credit obtained during the internship experience, required.

·         If selected as an Avera intern, you will work with your school to complete/confirm the following:

-Current immunizations including a 2-Step TB test

-Physical exam within the last year

-Current flu shot (if internship occurs between October 1 and March 31)

-National criminal background check

-HIPAA, infection control and safety training (we will provide if not covered by your academic program)

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

1.      Become proficient in all phases of Avera Sports Institute training programs.

 

2.      Become proficient in the Athletic Republic™ Sports Performance Training System.

 

3.      Become proficient in administering sports performance workouts: 1) Plyometrics; 2) Strength Training; 3) Incline Treadmill; 4) Triathlon Training; 5) Athlete Assessment.

 

4.      Become proficient in bridging theoretical (classroom) concepts with real-life application.

 

5.      Become familiar with the operations and management of Avera Sports Institute.