The University of Manitoba has announced a new opportunity in Coaching Education. "Coaching the High Performance Athlete A & B" are two 3 credit hour university classes that apply to both your NCCP certification and count as elective credits for teachers working on their Post- Baccalaureate Education degrees. During the first 2 weeks in July 2014, Coaches can learn about advanced coaching knowledge, get professionally certified and work towards completing a degree at the University of Manitoba.

Teaching the course will be Kirby Schepp of the Men's Basketball Program.  Kirby (MEd, Coaching) has 22 years experience coaching at all levels from young children and high school ages to University teams and National Teams. He has a Masters Degree in Coaching from the University of Victoria and he is a certified NCCP Master Learning Facilitator. Coach Schepp has been involved in coach education both locally and nationally for the past 15 years mentoring coaches from grass roots to high performance. He is currently the Head Coach of the Men's Basketball team at the University of Manitoba.

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