Become a Coach | Sioux Falls Lacrosse Association

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Coaches are our most valuable asset. They provide the learning environment for kids to grow and excel in the sport of lacrosse. Through a continuous improvement philosophy, our coaches are always evolving with best practices for teaching the game and developing young athletes.

Below are the minimum requirements to become a coach for Sioux Falls Lacrosse

  • Current US Lacrosse membership
  • Current "Green Light" NCSI background check via
  • Level 1 Developing the Individual Athlete Instructional Clinic (when available)
  • Level 1 Fundamentals of Coaching Online Course
  • Positive Coaching Alliance "Double Goal Coach 1: Coaching for Winning and Life Lessons"
  • Men's Game Coaches Only: How to Make Proper Contact
  • Online Course Safesport Training (Coming Soon)

All online courses are free to ALL US Lacrosse members and can be accessed at with your US Lacrosse login. There are hundreds of hours of videos that cover coaching, skill development, game strategy, Positive Coaching, officiating, and videos from the annual US Lacrosse convention. All costs associated with becoming a coach in our organization are either covered directly or reimbursed by the program.