Welcome to the Team USA Prep Center
Start your training today! The Team USA Prep Center has been created to deliver online training courses and programs in key areas of sport from the United States Olympic Committee and our partner National Governing Bodies. This site is your portal to sport education that can be used to better yourself and others. Visit our store to check out available courses or get started by clicking below.
Review key concepts to help keep athletes safe. If it’s been a year or more since you completed your initial SafeSport training, we recommend this brief refresher course. This half-hour training reviews critical concepts to help keep your sport program safe and positive for every participant. IMPORTANT: MANY NGBs REQUIRE COMPLETION OF THE CORE SAFESPORT COURSE FOR COACHES, STAFF AND VOLUNTEERS BEFORE MEMBERS ARE ELIGIBILE TO TAKE THE SAFESPORT REFRESHER COURSE. PLEASE CHECK WITH YOUR SPORT ORGANIZATION FOR COMPLETE CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS.
Developed for parents of athletes, this course addresses important topics around recognizing, preventing and taking action against misconduct in sports, from a parent perspective. This course, which takes a little over half an hour to complete, helps parents become active participants in creating safe, positive sports environments for their child.
Mental Training for Performance
An introduction to fundamental mental skills techniques developed by USOC sport psychologists. Learn how to sharpen your athletes’ mental game to impact performance and gain a competitive edge. This course looks at mental training from a holistic sport perspective, incorporating skills to be used by the coach personally, as well as skills to be used by athletes.
You will be introduced to the importance of mental training, goal-setting, self-talk, energy management, and more. All of these skills are integral to your coaching sessions and athlete's success.