NFL Flag/USA Football Coach Certification
With a focus on fundamentals and safety, USA Football is committed to providing flag football coaches with the best in coaching education. The video-based instruction courses are full of animated plays as well as quizzes showing proper technique and form.
Coaches can access this once they have registered https://usafootball.com/development-training/certification/flagcert/
CDC's HEADS UP to Youth Sports Concussion Training
By taking this free, online course and using what you learn, you will be well positioned to improve the culture of concussion. Your actions can help create a safe environment for young athletes so that they can stay healthy, active, and thrive - both on and off the playing field. Once you complete the training and quiz, you can print out a certificate, making it easy to show your league or school you are ready for the season. This course will help you:
- Understand a concussion and the potential consequences of this injury,
- Recognize concussion signs and symptoms and how to respond,
- Learn about steps for returning to activity (play and school) after a concussion, and
- Focus on prevention and preparedness to help keep athletes safe season-to-season.
http://www.cdc.gov/concussion/HeadsUp/Training/index.html (Takes a second to load)
Screening & Evaluation
Background screening through NCSI represents the highest standard of care for our organization. NCSI works diligently on our behalf to handle all aspects of the information search process and is the only organization recommended and licensed by the National Council of Youth Sports (www.NCYS.org ) to use the “Recommended Guidelines for Background Check Screening in Nonprofit Youth-Serving Organizations.”