Person who plans, implements and evaluates training programs in order to improve the performance of athletes. To this end, she determines the qualities of the athletes, analyzes their progress and establishes objectives with them. She teaches beginner athletes the basics and prepares a program for them that will develop their athletic abilities. In the case of an elite athlete, she plans her career by watching over her physical, technical, tactical, psychological, social and human development in order to bring her to her highest level of performance. Depending on its mandate, she can also recruit and select athletes for a sporting event.