All Rochester Edge coaches must complete all requirements set forth by the association & league their respective team is playing under. This includes completion of USA Hockey certification, age-specific modules, a background screening, and SafeSport training.
The links under this section are references for completing and keeping these requirements up to date. Once completed, coaches should update the Rochester Edge Credentials Worksheet with their latest information. This document will be referenced by affiliated associations to ensure compliance and roster coaches with the assigned team.
Once registered with USA Hockey for the upcoming season, a coach may find information about signing up for certification courses or age-specific modules by clicking on USA Hockey Certification.
The NYSAHA Screening Policy link will take you to the NYSAHA page on screening requirements. It contains a link to the current background screening provider where the required background check can be completed. It also contains documents that shows coach and volunteer completions and expirations of both background screenings and SafeSport training.
The SafeSport Training link will take you to information about SafeSport training completion.
Additionally, pages or links to related rules, policies, or processes can be found under this section.