Coaches' Certification and UAA Professional Development Credit

ASAA Alaska School Activities Association

Alaska Coaches Certification

To learn more about the Alaska High School Coaches' Certification visit the ASAA website.

University of Alaska Anchorage

Earn Professional Development Credit

Coaches who successfully complete the ASAA certification may apply their course work toward 500-level professional development credit.

  • Within six months of completing the NFHS, ASAA, and ARC exams, contact UAA Department of HPER and register and pay for the PEP A520 Principles of Coaching: Phone (907) 786-4083 or email
  • Complete the additional assignments listed in the course syllabus and submit them in Microsoft Word to the UAA Department of Health, Physical Education & Recreation (HPER).
  • Along with the written assignments, turn in two (2) certifications of completion (copies) to the Department of HPER at UAA: NFHS Fundamentals of Coaching Course (includes the ASAA component) and the American Red Cross Sports Safety Course.