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How to Get Started as an Esports Coach
Learn the basics of how to get started coaching a video game and take that first step!
How to Grow Your Coaching Business
Learn to grow your business, expand your reputation, and increase the value of your coaching.
How to Know Your Worth as a Coach
Learn how to set your pricing by understanding the value you provide in terms of both time and knowledge.
Proper Sleep Hygiene for Performance
Learn the proper sleep hygiene that will improve your players’ focus stamina.
Sound Nutritional Habits for Performance
Learn sound nutritional habits to better enable the extreme focus needed to perform and improve at the highest level.
Physical Fitness for Performance
Learn fundamental exercise habits to improve your capacity to take on and overcome tasks.
Building a Culture of Excellence
Building a culture of excellence within an esports org requires a blend of the right ingredients.
Esports coaching essentials
We share stories and strategies from esport coaches across the industry to help you become a better coach.
Valuable additional resources
Check out other organizations doing great work in the esports coaching space. Get training, join communities, and find jobs!
The National Association of Esports Coaches and Directors (NAECAD), founded in 2019, is the primary professional organization for competitive esports coaches and directors at all levels of competitive play (club, high school, college, and professional).
Next Level Esports
Helping esports coaches become more impactful and make more money. By improving your skills and knowing how to position and market yourself, you will create and attract more opportunities. Growing your esports coach career to the next level.
"Basics for Esports" is a scholastic esports coaching certification through a collaboration between IESF, NASEF, and Skillshot Media sponsored by Busan Metropolitan City in South Korea. This course will walk you through everything you need to know to launch, grow, and evolve your very own esports program.