UW Center for Leadership in Athletics

Customized Trainings for Coaching Staff

Our experienced training team is ready to get to work with your coaching staff!  We offer an array of different opportunities to fit your training needs and are ready to meet coaches wherever they may be on their coaching journey.

Our Ambitious Coaching Foundations topics are appropriate for coaches of all levels, across all sports. These trainings provide coaching best practices that center athlete well-being and promote holistic athlete development.

Our Ambitious Coaching specialized sessions provide an increased challenge for more seasoned coaches looking to advance their coaching knowledge and sharpen their skillset. These trainings bring cutting edge research and best practices into your organization and allow coaches to explore nuanced topics and unique challenges specific to their setting. Sample topics include:

  • Allowing Space: Athlete Exploration and Growth
  • Competition Management
  • Physiology of the Female Athlete
  • Neuroplasticity: The Coach’s Role in Fostering Healthy Brain Development
  • The Neuroscience of Connected Teams
  • Developing Attunement to Biofeedback
  • And more!


The Ambitious Coaching Foundations workshops and specialized topic trainings are 1-3 hours in length and pricing starts at $500.

Need something more specific?  We are pleased to offer customized training and consulting for sport organizations and schools.  The CLA team is able to craft a tailored package that responds to the unique needs of your coaches and organization and help move you towards your goals.  Whether you are looking to develop first-time coaches or sharpen the tools of your veteran leaders, we’ve got you covered!  Our portfolio of offerings include:

  • Series of customized training sessions
  • On-site coach observation
  • Virtual video review and coaching
  • Organizational consulting


Contact us to discuss your organization’s needs and get a custom proposal.