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Coaches' perceptions of competence and acknowledgement of training needs related to professional competences.

  title={Coaches' perceptions of competence and acknowledgement of training needs related to professional competences.},
  author={Sofia A Santos and I. Mesquita and Am{\^a}ndio Graça and A. Rosado},
  journal={Journal of sports science \& medicine},
  volume={9 1},
The purpose of the present study was to examine coaches' perceptions of competence and acknowledgement of training needs related to professional competences according to the professional experience and academic education. The participants were 343 coaches from several sports, who answered to a questionnaire that includes a scale focused on perceptions of competence and another scale on acknowledgment of training needs. An exploratory factor analysis with Maximum Likelihood Factoring was used… Expand

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