Jim is a certified Hitting.com Instructor. He has also been certified as an Explosive Training Instructor. He is an instructor at Dave Hudgens' Hitting.com Father/Son Workshops. He has been Coaching Baseball at the youth league & High School level since 1998. He is an experienced athletic trainer/coach having worked with members of the U.S. Olympic Weightlifting & Track Teams. Jim is an experienced teacher; he has been taught how to train others through the State of California's Fire Instructor 1A & 1B courses. For over 13 years, he has trained Police Officers and Firefighters in a multitude of Public Safety areas. Jim is able to use his unique experiences from his work and athletic backgrounds to help his students become more confident and effective players. His experience teaching allows him to get across finer points to his athletes that others may miss. Along with the mechanical aspects of the game, Jim also teaches the positive mental approach which keeps his students hungry for more success. Because of his experience, Jim is able to work with children of all ages as well as adults. Jim is available for individual or group instruction. Individual instruction will take place at his facility, but group instruction may be arranged off-site. Contact Jim for details.