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Coaches Mandatory Training

Concussion Training

It is mandatory for all coaches to take the free concussion training course online or the one offered by the county.

All managers and coaches are now required by Hillsborough County to be certified in handling concussions and CPR.  There’s no charge, but you must complete one of the courses.

NFHS - http://nfhslearn.com/courses/61064/concussion-in-sports

CDC - http://www.cdc.gov/headsup/youthsports/training/index.html

NAYS - http://www.nays.org/nyscaonline/preview/concussion-training.cfm


Coaching Certifications

All managers and coaches need to certified in coaching training.  Hillsborough County offers certification classes at the All People’s Life Center. Click on the link to the county website above. You may want to call ahead of time to confirm. These classes are free to attend and your certification is valid for two years.


***ATTENTION ALL VOLUNTEERS WHO PLAN TO COACH THIS SEASON***

Importance: High

All Coaches on Hillsborough County property are required to take a Volunteer Training Class.Check your current certification to make sure it has not expired.

 

·       Hillsborough County offers FREE classes that are good for two years.

Volunteer Training Class

Positive Coaching

AND

Sexual Predators/Offenders  in Youth Sports

Instructors: Scott Levinson/Aileen Henderson

Friday, March 2, 2018

6:30pm to 8:30pm

All People’s Life Center

6105 East Sligh Avenue Tampa FL 33617


The other option is an online class via the National Alliance for Youth Sports (nays.org). 

The online class costs $25 and is only good for one year. 

We encourage all of you to attend the scheduled class above because compliance site checks at all athletic complexes will begin soon.  This requirement will need to be fulfilled to remain on County property.


Other required compliance items:

1. Florida Statutes:

FDLE background check – This is $24 and good for one year https://shield.fdle.state.fl.us/shield/app/ecorsp;jsessionid=hgEQOaEUltY0c8MUO3W_Dx_E1hB-YBHv05-nHxhV.JOURNEYSECONDARY?0

 

Concussion education – This is free online and good for two years https://www.cdc.gov/headsup/youthsports/training/index.html