This award is given to a TSAC educator and practitioner who has made noteworthy contribution to the teaching and practical application in the field of tactical strength training and conditioning. Qualified nominees must be a certified member of the NSCA with a CSCS AND TSAC-F certification.
Coach Hofman is one of leading experts in the field of Firefighter Health and Wellness and currently serves as the Tactical Strength & Conditioning Specialist at Southern California University Health System.
Prior to joining SCU, Coach Hofman spent 10 years as the strength and conditioning coach for the Sacramento Fire Department, where he developed and implemented their Health, Wellness, & Injury prevention program, coordinated the department’s medical and fitness assessments, oversaw recruit fitness training, pre-employment medical and fitness evaluations and assisted with the department’s 20-certified Peer Fitness Trainers.
|Current CSCS and TSAC-F Certifications|
|Current NSCA Member for 2 consecutive years|
|Has not won this award previously|
|Nominated by a current member|
Additionally, nominees must qualify using a criteria sheet (PDF) and submit a cover letter, resume/CV and supporting documents to firstname.lastname@example.org by the requested deadline. Qualifying nominees will be asked additionally for media/public relations/communication officer information, a high resolution head shot (1MB or larger), a short bio, Twitter handle (optional), and a signed media release.
|2017 - Mark Stephenson, MS, ATC, CSCS,*D, TSAC-F,*D||2016 - Mark Abel, PhD, CSCS,*D, TSAC-F,*D|