July 7-13, 2013 (Level 2 - First Time Participants)
July 9-13, 2013 (Level 2 Alumni)
July 7-9, 2013 (Instructor Training Course)
California State University East Bay – Hayward, California
The Instructor Training Course, Endurance and Sprints/Hurdles/Relays sections have reached capacity. We are no longer accepting applicants into these areas.
Detailed information for onsite arrival will be emailed to all registrants 2-4 weeks prior to school start. 2013 Level 2 School and ITC Rates
Tuition including Room & Board (shared room)
Tuition Including Room & Board
Level 2 - First Time Participants
Level 2 - Alumni
(July 7 - 13)
Starting and Ending Dates/Times
Check-in will take place at the Sequoia Residence Hall on the CSEB campus between 4:00 - 5:30pm on Sunday, July 7th. Upon arrival, there will be signage directing coaches on where to park, or be dropped off. The Level 2 School and Instructor Training Course (ITC) will start promptly at 6:30pm and all participants must be present at this time (view schedule below).
Alumni dorm check-in is from 1:30-4:30pm on Tuesday, July 10th, with sessions starting on the evening of the 10th.
The program will conclude at approximately 12:00pm on Saturday, July 13th (July 9th for ITC) following student evaluations of the staff and graduation. Attendance at the closing session is mandatory in order to receive a Level 2 certificate. Please be advised that you should not purchase a plane ticket until you are notified of acceptance into the school. The room and board package does not include housing on the night of Saturday, July 14th. Breakfast on Wednesday, July 10th is included in the ITC room & board package.
Sport Science Online Modules for First Time Students
Within a week of acceptance, first time students will receive a username and password to access the online Physiology, Training Theory and Sports Psychology lectures provided by Dr. Christine Brooks. This interactive format will allow students to learn at their own leisure and gain invaluable tips from one of the leaders in the online learning industry. It is imperative that students review materials prior to arrival in order to pass the exam for physiology, training theory, sports psychology and motor learning. The exam will be administered the second day of the school. Click here to view a preview of the lectures.
All Level 2 participants must check out of their rooms before 2:00pm on Saturday, July 13th (ITC - Wednesday, July 10th). Housing for July 13th is not included in the room and board package. Please note that departure prior to the closing session will result in the forfeiture of your Level 2 certificate.
Click here to view the Level 2 schedule.
Travel to/from the CSEB is at each registrants own expense. The airports below are available for incoming/outgoing flights.
San Francisco International Airport (21 miles from Hayward)
Oakland International Airport (12 miles from Hayward)
The BART station has travel options from both the San Francisco and Oakland Airports. The best option is to travel to the Hayward station, which is approximately 3 miles from campus. Taxis are available from the Bart station to campus.
Directions to Cal State East Bay
CSEB Hayward Hills Campus
25800 Carlos Bee Boulevard
Hayward, California 94542
Click here to view driving directions to the CSEB Hayward Hills campus.
Click here to view the campus map. (A labeled map will be distributed closer to the start of the school.)
Classes and Attendance
Classes will be held in various lecture halls on the CSEB campus. 100% attendance is mandatory at all sessions to earn a Level 2 certificate. Be on time. If commuting, be aware that the Level 2 schedule is rigorous and a commute of more than 30 minutes each day could be very taxing. Typically, at least ¾ of the Level 2 attendees and all of the staff members stay on campus.
Housing and Meals
The room & board package for Level 2 participants includes housing from July 7 through 13 (ITC-July 9th) and three-meals per day beginning with dinner on July 7 and concluding with lunch on July 14 (ITC – concludes with breakfast on July 9th). All meals will be served in the campus dining hall. Participants will be asked to list dietary concerns in the application process.
Commuters will have the option to purchase meals at the dining commons or through the locations close to campus.
Room Check In
Check-In will take place at the Sequoia Residence Hall. Upon arrival, there will be signage directing coaches where to park, or be dropped off.
Check-in is part of the general packet pick-up that takes place on July 7th and July 9th. No early check-in or late check-out of rooms will be permitted. Please keep this in mind when booking your air travel.
Instructor Training Course
Coaches applying for the USATF Instructor Training Course (ITC) can complete the application below. Please review the course requirements and the application procedures (below) BEFORE starting the application process.
ITC Participants are asked to bring their laptops, as they will be necessary for the final presentation.
Click here to view a list of instructors for the Level 2 Course.
Level 2 Refund Policy
No room & board refunds will be given after June 8, 2012. A 50% tuition refund or tuition transfer is available if requested prior to Monday, June 25, 2012. A tuition transfer will be applied as a credit towards the 2013 Level 2 School (The 2013 location has not been selected and rates are subject to change).
Detailed event information regarding check-in, linens, room key deposit, weather and other school related information will be emailed to all participants 2-4 weeks prior to the school.
USATF Coaching Programs Manager
The application now includes a $5 fee. If accepted, the fee will go towards your tuition. No application fees will be refunded.
The application will give you the option to request 1 of 5 event areas to study (Endurance, Sprints/Hurdles/Relays, Jumps, Combined Events & Throws). Please note that a seat in your preferred event group is not reserved until the full tuition payment is made.
Please review the Level 2 requirements prior to applying. Incomplete applications will not be accepted. You should have all of the following information readily available BEFORE starting the application process:
Credit card (Visa, Mastercard, Discover)
Your 2013 Membership number and password.
Level 1 and Level 2 (if applicable) completion year and state.
An electronic resume or curriculum vitae to upload.
Three names and email addresses for references.
The application deadline is Friday, June 7, 2013 at midnight (EST). Please be aware that many event areas will reach capacity prior to the deadline, so it is important to apply early!