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ADULT VOLUNTEER REC COACH  - SPRING 2020 REQUIREMENTS

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY & TRY NOT TO PROCRASTINATE!  The sooner you are compliant, the sooner WSA commissioners can create teams.  All adults must register and complete town/state/federal requirements. You will not be assigned to a spring team until you are fully compliant.  The deadline to register is March 1, 2020. 

 

SUMMARY OF REC COACH REQUIREMENTS: 
1) Register on the WSA site as a volunteer coach
2) State Background Check
3) SafeSport Training (Abuse Prevention) video training
4) Concussion Training
5) NAYS membership & soccer coach training
6) CPR certification (one adult per team)

 

TO TRACK YOUR COMPLIANCE**, please see the following tracking sheet: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Yf-r5SU52T5GM_HModKtlM6V4LQM-yTorkG5aLAsCEg/edit?usp=sharing
**Note, you must complete Requirement #1 (below) for your name appear on the tracking sheet.

 

 

INSTRUCTIONS 

 

REQUIREMENT #1:   

Register as a Westport Soccer Volunteer Coach/Asst Coach   CLICK HERE
ALL volunteers must complete! This allows you to indicate coach and grade preference. Be sure to include player name, school & grade.  Please use your full legal given name across all requirements.   
 

REQUIREMENTS #2, #3, #4: 

State (CJSA) Background Check, SafeSport Abuse Prevention & Concussion Training  CLICK HERE
This is only for NEW volunteers and expired members (if you completed in fall 2019 you can ignore this step).

REQ NOTES:

  • #2 Background Checks expire every two years. Please login to confirm your status.
  • #3 Safesport Training (abuse prevention) is a 90-minute video, you can't fast forward, so plan ahead.
  • #4 Concussion Training: Please upload your completion certificate on your CJSA member profile page (log in here: http://westport.cjsalive.org/home.php
     You can complete Head’s Up  or NAYS concussion training.

 

REQUIREMENT #5 :

NAYS Membership & Soccer Coach Training (including concussion)  CLICK HERE  
This is for NEW volunteers and expired  memberships (if you completed in fall 2019, you can ignore this step)
==Do not assume your current membership is still good!  Double-check it has not expired.
==Membership is ($20 1yr or $35 2yr) and must include soccer and be valid thru June 20th, 2020

 

REQUIREMENT #6: 

CPR Certification  - class training TBD
(one adult per team)
 If you are already CPR certified, please email

 

QUESTIONS? 

REC Program Directors:  Tim Lewis, tjlew@hotmail.com  & John Diercksen, diercksen@gmail.com

Compliance & Risk Management:  Jack Dewitt,  jack_dewitt@hotmail.com

Registration:  registrar@westportsoccer.org
 

WESTPORT SOCCER ASSOCIATION - www.westportsoccer.org