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Coaches' Mentor Program (CMP) to Run in Fall 2018 - Apply Now

Coaches' Mentor Program (CMP) to Run in Fall 2018 - Apply Now

Want to become a Five Rings coach? Here's your opportunity.


Coaches Mentor Program - Foundation

Fall 2018


  • To help create, develop, and foster world-class coaches to staff the Five Rings Jiu Jitsu academies
  • To lay a strong foundation of understanding about the art and science of coaching, the process of learning, positive communication, professionalism, and teamwork


  • 120 minute class | 4 sessions | running over 3 months
  • Proposed class time: Fridays from 5:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Focus on the foundation of good instruction and coaching
  • Graduates will be eligible to apply to coaching positions at Five Rings main campus and / or be eligible for cooperative coaching positions at an affiliate group of Five Rings.


  • $229 initiation
  • + $49 per month for three months


  • Oct. 5
  • Oct. 12
  • Oct. 19
  • Nov. 16 - culminating class / capstone presentation

Required material

  • Coaches Mentor Program – Foundation Reading Packet (to be sent out on Monday, September 17)
  • Five Rings Jiu Jitsu Journal


  • All classes and CMP Foundation events are to be attended. If a class is missed, the student is responsible for getting the class material, turning in all missed work, and staying on track.
  • There will be reading / homework assignments for every class (60 – 90 minutes of work)
  • All assignments, projects,  quizzes, and tests must be completed at a proficiency level of 80% or higher
  • All course work must be completed and meet standards by Friday, June 8, 2018 to graduate

Download the application HERE

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