Careers in Focus: Sports, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1438153775
  • ISBN-13: 9781438153773
  • DDC: 796.023
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade +
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  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released January 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Careers in Focus: Sports is aimed at readers in grades 9 and up and provides insights on 27 jobs in this field including professional athletes, sports agents, athletic directors, personal trainers, sportswriters and umpires and referees. The books in the Careers in Focus series are written in an easy-to understand yet informative style and provide a valuable career exploration tool for libraries and career centers. Includes job outlook, training and education requirements, and salary ranges.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
1: Aerobics Instructors and Fitness Trainers.
2: Athletic Directors.
3: Exercise Physiologists.
4: Fitness Directors.
5: Health Club Owners and Managers.
6: Jockeys.
7: Personal Trainers.
8: Professional Athletes, Individual Sports.
9: Professional Athletes, Team Sports.
10: Recreation Workers.
11: Ski Resort Workers.
12: Sports Agents.
13: Sports Broadcasters and Announcers.
14: Sports Equipment Managers.
15: Sports Executives.
16: Sports Facility Managers.
17: Sports Instructors and Coaches.
18: Sports Photographers.
19: Sports Physicians.
20: Sports Psychologists.
21: Sports Publicists.
22: Sports Scouts.
23: Sports Trainers.
24: Sportswriters.
25: Stadium Ushers and Vendors.
26: Strength and Conditioning Coaches.
27: Umpires and Referees.