Pre-Script® Programming Principles



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Anyone, anywhere can participate with our integrative online classroom forum.

Live Lectures

1 hour per week of LIVE online lectures & 2 hours per week of LIVE online labs, taught by Pre-Script® coaches James Macintosh and James Thayer.

Coaches Community

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Perfect Program Design & Application.

Whether you're a coach, athlete or trainer, this deep dive into programming principles will equip you with the tools necessary to understand and apply a periodization model to manage clients and athletes at all levels of performance.


During the next 8-weeks you will learn:

  • Intake and assessments
  • Programming in application
  • Fluidity of phases 
  • Defining phase intention
  • Training parameters of performance 
  • Deeper consideration of short, medium and long term programming

To better further your comprehension and application of these principles, this course comes complete with:

  • Live Lectures: 8 Weeks of lectures delivered live and recorded to be viewed and replayed at anytime.
  • Weekly Interactive Labs: Weekly Labs functioning as Q and A’s as well as group discussions surrounding theories and homework delivered in lectures.
  • An Exclusive Coaching Community: Join our online community of thousands of Pre-Script® coaches from around the world, discuss ideas and develop relationships with the most in demand coaches in your industry.

Be a Better Coach.

Be a Pre-Script® Coach.

Frequently Asked Questions

Every live lecture is recorded and archived. If for whatever reason a student cannot attend live, that lecture recording will be sent to them for their review for the rest of the week.

Yes, there is an 8-week cumulative evaluation to ensure the highest quality of Pre-Script Certified Coaches. We prepare for this test with quarterly reviews and weekly Q&A sessions.

Class times will be established to reach the greatest amount of students, across the greatest amount of time zones. The semester will start February 23 2023!

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Learn From the Best

James Thayer & James Macintosh

James Thayer is an Assistant Director of Fitness and Wellness, educator, presenter and Pre-Script® Coach. He believes the best approach to learning is to engage, educate and empower individuals and communities. James utilizes coaching, programming, performance and movement proficiency to set a standard for conversation to application.

James Macintosh is an ex powerlifter, online coach, Pre-Script® educator and coach. He believes that education is not just theory but, more importantly, applying what we are taught. James takes a detailed approach to the art of coaching by facilitating conversations to improve communication, programming and training protocols for coaches to develop their services.