Steps to become a coach
1. Fill out Coaches Application
2. Get Fingerprinted
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3. Finish Concussion Certification
4.Attend Coaches Clinic - Clinics are mandatory for Jr Scot Coaches Certification. All Coaches must attend 2 Clinics to qualify to be a 2021 coach. Take 2 Live Classes or 1 Live 1 Online class. You may also complete 2 Online classes for certification.
Possible Clinics For You 2021:
Glazier Clinics: Dates Coming Soon
NIKE COACH OF THE YEAR: Dates Coming Soon
Max Miller Clinic: Dates Coming Soon
3 Online Course:
2 Free 1 Paid
SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST
Sudden Cardiac Arrest is the number one cause of death in the United States for student-athletes during exercise. Caused by a structural or electrical problem associated with the heart, Sudden Cardiac Arrest happens when the heart unexpectedly stops beating and pumping blood. This is why the National Federation of State High School Associations, in partnership with Simon’s Heart,has developed the course Sudden Cardiac Arrest. This course will help you learn and recognize the warning signs and symptoms of Sudden Cardiac Arrest. Also included are guidelines for what to do in the critical moments after an individual suddenly collapses in order to save their life, such as calling 9-1-1, starting chest compressions and sending for an AED. So take the free course, Sudden Cardiac Arrest, available on the NFHS Learning Center.
STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING
Strength and Conditioning, developed by the National Strength and Conditioning Association in partnership with the NFHS, is designed for any individual who has responsibility for weight room supervision and conditioning programs. The course presents the principles of conditioning and includes in-depth explanations of best practices and more than 80 videos demonstrating proper techniques.
COVID-19 FOR COACHES AND ADMINISTRATORS
The COVID 19 pandemic presents a myriad of challenges to high school athletic and activity programs. To help address some of those challenges, the National Federation of State High School Associations has developed “COVID-19 for Coaches and Administrators."
The NFHS Sports Medicine Advisory Committee developed “Guidance for Opening Up High School Athletics and Activities” to aide state associations during this unprecedented event. This course will present material from that document along with some other helpful information and materials to assist school administrators and coaches conduct workouts, practices and contests as safely as possible.