USA Volleyball

Welcome volleyball coaches!

The USA Volleyball Coaching Accreditation Program (USAV-CAP) has teamed with the American Sport Education Program to provide online training opportunities for USAV-CAP coaches.

ASEP's Coaching Principles course (available online or as a classroom clinic) satisfies USA Volleyball's Coaching Accreditation Program CAP Level I requirement of a Foundations of Coaching course. To purchase the online version of Coaching Principles, click on the corresponding icon in the table below. To participate in a classroom clinic in your area, visit ASEP's Classroom Course Finder.

ASEP's Sport First Aid (available online or as a classroom course), Coaching Youth Volleyball (online only), and Coaching Volleyball Principles (online only) courses are accepted as USAV-CAP Level I or II Approved Elective Modules. Any of these courses may be applied as USAV-CAP additional Approved Modules toward an initial USAV-CAP accreditation requirement or toward the re-certification of an existing USAV-CAP accreditation. To enroll in online courses, click on the corresponding icon(s) in the table below. Visit ASEP's Classroom Course Finder for a schedule of Sport First Aid classroom clinics in your area.

The United States Volleyball Association (USAV) is the National Governing Body (NGB) for the sport of volleyball in the United States and is recognized by the Federation International de Volleyball (FIVB) and the United States Olympic Committee (USOC). The vision of USAV is to be acknowledged as the world leader in volleyball, and the goal of the USAV Coaching Accreditation Program is to be recognized as the leading provider of Coaching Education and Certification for Volleyball in the USA. Visit USA Volleyball's website for more information on the coaching accreditation program. 

Contact Information
USA Volleyball
Contact: Coaching Education Department
715 South Circle Drive
Colorado Springs,CO 80910
Phone: 719-228-6800
Fax: 719-228-6899
E-mail: cap@usav.org
Web: www.usavolleyball.org


ASEP courses offered by USA Volleyball:

Coaching Principles

This online self-paced course includes the printed text Successful Coaching, Fourth Edition. Geared toward high school and club-level coaches (those who coach athletes age 14 and older), the 20-unit online course challenges coaches to define their coaching philosophy, objectives, and style; enhance communication and motivational skills; become more effective teachers; and improve team, relationship, risk, and self-management skills. Coaching Principles covers the fundamentals of being a successful coach—on and off the field.
Version or Format Notes
Online Course With Print Materials With your course registration, you'll receive a hard copy of the text Successful Coaching, Fourth Edition, a valuable reference guide for seasons to come.
Instructor-Led Classroom Course With Print Materials

Coaching Principles with E-book

This online self-paced course includes the e-book Successful Coaching, Fourth Edition. Geared toward high school and club-level coaches (those who coach athletes aged 14 and older), the 20-unit online course challenges coaches to define their coaching philosophy, objectives, and style; enhance communication and motivational skills; become more effective teachers; and improve team, relationship, risk, and self-management skills. Coaching Principles covers the fundamentals of being a successful coach—on and off the field.
Version or Format Notes
Online Course With this version of Coaching Principles, you'll receive the Successful Coaching, Fourth Edition, textbook as an e-book that's accessible through the online course.
Instructor-Led Classroom Course With Print Materials

Coaching Volleyball Principles E-book

Coaching Volleyball Principles (e-book) is an online course and test based on the text, The Volleyball Handbook. The text, The Volleyball Handbook, is delivered in e-book format through Adobe Digital Editions. The course satisfies the sport-specific component of ASEP's Bronze Level certification.
Version or Format Notes
Online Course This course can be purchased and taken online.

Coaching Youth Volleyball - PDF

Our lowest-cost alternative for training coaches. Priced at $19.95 retail, this course is delivered entirely online. Our Coaching Youth Volleyball book is delivered as a series of PDF downloads within the course. Coaches are prompted to read excerpts prior to completing online course units and activities, and can print the PDFs for hard-copy reference. Volume discounts available. To place an order for more than one course, call ASEP at 800-747-5698. For single orders, click on the icon below.
Version or Format Course Components
Coaching Youth Volleyball - PDF No ancillaries; reading material is delivered as PDF downloads within the online course

Sport First Aid 5th Edition

Provides high school and club coaches with action steps for the care and prevention of more than 110 sport-related injuries and illnesses. With Sport First Aid, you will be prepared to make critical decisions and respond appropriately when faced with medical emergencies.
Version or Format Notes
Online Course With Print Materials With your course registration, you'll receive a hard copy of the text Sport First Aid, Fifth Edition, a valuable reference guide for seasons to come.
Instructor-Led Classroom Course With Print Materials

Sport First Aid 5th Edition with E-book

Provides high school and club coaches with action steps for the care and prevention of more than 110 sport-related injuries and illnesses. With Sport First Aid, you will be prepared to make critical decisions and respond appropriately when faced with medical emergencies.
Version or Format Notes
Online Course This version of the online course includes the Sport First Aid textbook in e-book format. The e-book is accessible from within the online course.
Instructor-Led Classroom Course With Print Materials