“WE PROMOTE POSITIVE OUTCOMES THROUGH QUALITY COACHING”

– John H. Thornton, Director, Texas A&M University Coaching Academy

Put us in, coach!

Welcome to the Texas A&M Coaching Academy. We assist coaches, athletes, parents, and administrators in all phases of competition. Director and Coach John Thornton explains our coaching philosophy here.

START TRAINING TODAY

We offer a variety of training modules in multiple disciplines. Modules include Strength Training, Sexual Misconduct, Hazing, Bullying, Conflict Resolution, Mental Health, Concussions, Working with the Official, and many more!

THE NEW NORMAL

In these every changing disruptions of COVID-19, safety is paramount when training student athletes. Here we discuss several new tips to keep safely training.

DEDICATED TO COACHES

We prepare, promote, and support coaches and athletic administrators with honest education and fundamental support. We provide quality educational experiences to assist new and experienced coaches to achieve their career goals.

IT’S OFFICIAL

The relationship between coaches and officials is challenging. Here, Coach Mike Thornton discusses how to strengthen this relationship and reach the common goal of improving student-athletes.

HIGHLIGHTS

We produce fresh coaching content regularly. From promotional videos to podcast and webinars, we focus on equipping you with quality content. Continue to check back on our features tab for the latest.

MARKING UP THE PLAY

Coaching with visuals can lead victory. There is nothing more visual than using telestration software to track player movement and design new strategies. Texas A&M Associate Head Coach Jamie McNeilly shows off the latest in coaching tactics on the Basketball Court.

HELP US HELP COACHES

The TAMU Coaching Academy is proud to have the assistance of many great coaches, administrators, and organizations. Join the donor team and help us strive to new heights.

NO PLACE FOR SEXUAL MISCONDUCT

To prevent situations of sexual misconduct and protect athletes and fellow coaches, it is important to be trained to identify issues and create a trusting athletic environment. Coach and Professor Marlene Dixon walks us through the safe space of sports.

Prepare

Let’s prep to win!

We help new coaches by identifying available avenues for personal success and equip you with valuable athletic resources.

Support

We have your back!

We will continue to develop our professional coaching network and provide you with potential employment opportunities.

Promote

Yell in our bullhorn!

We educate the public on coaching’s positive influences to society through seminars, podcasts, & radio-broadcasting.