Help your peers deliver
compelling arguments, present intriguing research projects, tell captivating stories, nail job interviews, enrich class discussions, and enjoy everyday conversation. Take pride in watching students speak with power and precision, and know that you're one of the reasons for it.
All Coach Candidates attend 1 session from each Mod.
Head Coaches and Head Coach Candidates also meet from 5-6pm the Friday before each Mod.
Mod I - Review
Sat. Feb 22 10am-12pm Axinn 219
Sun. Feb 23 3-5 pm Axinn 219
Mod II - Coaching Intensive
Sat. Feb 29 10am-1pm Axinn 219
Sun. Mar 1 3-6 pm Axinn 219
Mod III - Capstone Exercises
Sat. Mar 7 10am-1pm Axinn 219
Sun. Mar 8 3-6 pm Axinn 219
Practicum: 1 hr. Actual Coaching
Date and Time, TBD
Get paid for your training time
once you complete it. As a new coach, you will be paid at Level B (skilled) student salary. You'll begin by shadowing and assisting other coaches, as you prepare to lead in- and out-of-class sessions. More experienced coaches are eligible for leadership roles, which may be compensated at a higher rate.
To become certified, coaches complete 9 hours of training, both as a speaker, and as a coach. You'll culminate your training by helping to lead an actual workshop. Each semester, coaches are required to do at least 6 hours of recertification training.