Career Series

The NSCA provides career-focused benefit videos designed to help members gain expert insight, knowledge and tips to help further their careers.

Diana Vives, MS, CSCS,*D, presents, "Building a Career for the Performance Trainer"

Transitioning from an Athlete to a Performance Trainer

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Diane Vives speaks at the 2013 National Conference on Building a Career for the Performance Trainer. In this first of four videos, Diane provides an introduction of transitioning from an athlete to a career as a performance trainer.

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Traits of the Performance Trainer

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Diane Vives speaks at the 2013 National Conference on Building a Career for the Performance Trainer. Diane reviews the characteristic of the performance training, including motivation, pushing limits, and communicating with the athlete in this second video of the series.

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Performance Trainer for the Adult Athletes

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Diane Vives speaks at the 2013 National Conference on Building a Career for the Performance Trainer. In this third video of the series, Diane talks about developing the right environment for the athlete, performing a needs analysis, and program planning.

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Performance Trainer for the Youth Athletes

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Diane Vives speaks at the 2013 National Conference on Building a Career for the Performance Trainer. In this final video Diane covers special considerations when working with young athletes and closing comments on how to be successful as a performance trainer. 

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