Welcome to the High Level Throwing® Coaches Course Training Module through our Online Training Platform & App! This is a fantastic solution for private facilities instructors AND the many baseball and softball team coaches that are seeking the best Strength & Overhand Throwing Development!
If you work with baseball or softball athletes on strength training, movement or overhand throwing development, this coaches program is for you!
We spent a ton of time building this platform so we can stay better connected with our coaches and help optimize their understanding of the High Level Throwing® System!
We offer a 3–Month Training Option working directly with our professional coaches through the CoachMePlus Training Platform and App. This includes daily chats, tutorials, videos, HLT programming and ways to track your athlete’s progress, if you choose to use this with your athletes!
- 3-Month Program – $799
- HLT Foundations Course
- HLT Advanced Concepts
- Includes Video Tutorials
- Includes Video Drills & Progressions
- Includes our Flagship HLT Book
- Includes 1 set of Lightning Balls
- Includes 1 set of Lightning Bands
- 2-Hour Recorded Zoom Session/Month
- Access to our Staff
- Final Evaluation
*This is not a certification. This is an educational course for coaches to feel comfortable and confident implementing the High Level Throwing® System and program with their athletes!
Step 1: Register for the Coaches Course!
Register for the online coaches course by selecting the option below. You will receive a “Getting Started” email from us asking for specific information. Download the CoachMePlus App so you can view all of your training programming through your Mobile Phone or iPad!
*Note: You will NOT have access to the CoachMePlus App and the course until we receive the getting started information from you and build your profile.
- Coaches Course Session 1 – March – May
- Coaches Course Session 2 – June – August
- Coaches Course Session 3 – September – November
*Zoom Sessions are TBD and recorded.
Step 2: Program Build-Out & Equipment
Once we have this Getting Started information, we will BUILD your profile, send a WELCOME email and upload your course! You will then have access to your app and everything High Level Throwing®!
*What If I Don’t Have Certain Pieces of Equipment? No problem! Athletes, we will modify your training based on what you have available to you. Typical session includes the following:
- Medicine Balls
- Dumbbells/Kettlebells (if you have it)
- Barbell (if you have it but not necessary)
- Mini Bands
- Slide Pads
- Wrist Weights
- HLT Lightning Balls
- HLT Lightning Bands
Step 3: Meet Your Instructors
We carefully hand-selected our coaches for this platform in order to provide high-quality, practical and professional Strength, High Level Throwing® and Skill Development Training Programs! As we grow and evolve, we will look to add more coaches to work with all of you!
Austin Wasserman is the owner and founder of Wasserman Strength and High Level Throwing®. Austin is a Strength Coach, Performance Coach and Author from Brooklyn, New York. He’s the Author of the High Level Throwing® Series E-Books and The Strength and Base Stealing Manuals. Austin is a consultant for youth, high school, college and professional coaches, teams and organizations!
Austin received his B.S. in Exercise Science with a concentration in Strength & Conditioning through the University of Connecticut Department of Kinesiology. He also received his Masters Degree in Human Nutrition through the University of Bridgeport! He is a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength & Conditioning Association and has been training athletes for the last 15 years. Austin is highly respected by coaches, parents and players for his approach and knowledge of the human body. He has worked in New York City alongside some of the top Physical Therapists and Motor Learning Specialists in the country. Austin works with current Minor League & Major League Players as well as Youth, HS & Collegiate Baseball and Softball Athletes all over the world!
Sarah O’Brien joins our staff with years of coaching experience, having spent more than eight seasons at the collegiate level as an assistant coach at Texas Lutheran University, University of Houston and the University of Montana.
Sarah coached at Texas Lutheran for six seasons, from 2013-18. The Bulldogs went 223-39 and advanced to five NCAA Division III national tournaments. She spent the 2019 season as a volunteer assistant at Houston. The Cougars went 39-19 and advanced to the NCAA tournament, where they won a pair of games. She is currently the assistant coach at the University of Montana.
We are really excited to have Sarah on board with us as she knows the High Level Throwing® System like nobody else, implementing the HLT Program for the past 6 years at TLU, Houston and Montana. Sarah is the Director of Remote Throwing and manages the throwing modules and reports for all of our softball athletes, working closely with Austin to maximize our athlete’s throwing development!
GUEST INSTRUCTOR – Haylie McCleney: Is a professional softball player and from Morris, Alabama. Recently, Haylie was named to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Roster where she will represent Team USA in the 2021 Olympic Games.
She played four years at the University of Alabama where she was named an All-American four times and a finalist for Collegiate Player of the Year three times. Haylie has been selected to the United States National Team for the past seven years where she has won gold medals in World Championships, the Pan American Games, and the World Cup, hoping to finish it off with a gold medal in 2020. She was also a standout in the classroom, gaining three Academic All-American honors before graduating Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s degree in Human Performance and Exercise Science.
Upon graduating from Alabama in 2016, Haylie completed a Master’s degree in Exercise Physiology from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida in May of 2018. She has a passion for being in the weight room and making athletes better both on and off the field. She is a member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association and is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS). We are really excited that Haylie will be working directly with our softball strength and outfield remote athletes!
Coaches Course Session 1: March – May (SESSION CLOSED)
Coaches Course Session 2: June – August
Coaches Course Session 3: September – November