Students desiring to add a coaching endorsement to their Iowa license will need to complete the required classes for the endorsement, and will need a current CPR card and Concussion Training. 

Students desiring to coach before their initial license is issued may apply for a coaching authorization. It allows students to coach before they have received their teaching license.  They will also need a complete background check. 

More information is available from the Iowa Board of Educational Examiners:  BOEE Coaching

CPR training is available through the American Red Cross. 

Concussion Training is available by completing a free course from the National Federation of High School Associations.  Concussion Training.


For more information, contact your academic advisor.