U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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27-2022 Coaches and Scouts
Instruct or coach groups or individuals in the fundamentals of sports. Demonstrate techniques and methods of participation. May evaluate athletes' strengths and weaknesses as possible recruits or to improve the athletes' technique to prepare them for competition. Those required to hold teaching degrees should be reported in the appropriate teaching category. Excludes "Athletic Trainers" (29-9091).
Illustrative examples: Football Coach,
Broad Occupation: 27-2020 Athletes, Coaches, Umpires, and Related Workers
Minor Group: 27-2000 Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers
Major Group: 27-0000 Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010