We have assembled some links below to resources and tools that are shared amongst our coaching staff.
Club Email (Jared, and Nesa will receive) to notify of illness:
If Same Day Illness, please notify coaches that are scheduled at the same facility, be it practice or tournament. For competition dates, it is expected that if the coach is not contagious and is well enough to coach, they should be at all competitions.
Club Resource Links
USA Volleyball Membership
All Kraken VC staff must have a curent Puget Sound Region USA Volleyball membership before they can participate in any club activities that involve junior athletes. When completing your new USAV membership registration or renewal, please make sure to select the Adult affiliated with a Junior Program membership type. The USA Volleyball membership is a coach's expense. We have been advised by our attorney that we should NOT be reimbursing coaches for this expense as our coaches are independent contractors.
Complete Registration Instructions & Puget Sound Membership Page
IMPACT & SafeSport Courses - Required to Coach
All Kraken VC coaches must meet USA Volleyball coach training certification requirements. Kraken will reiumburse you for the cost of the On-Demand courses. You are not able to be added to a USA Volleyball team roster until your coaching status is updated in the USAV webspoint system to Eligible. Please register at the below links and complete the IMPACT and SafeSport courses at least 1 week prior to your first scheduled tournament.
Puget Sound Region Coach Resources Page
SafeSport Training | Priority #1 | 2 Hour Course
Must be complete before tryouts
IMPACT Taining | Priority #2 | 4 Hour Course
Puget Sound Region Coach Officiating Training | Course Not Yet Active
All coaches in the Puget Sound Region must complete the officiating training each season. Please visit the link below to the PSR Officiating Training web page for registration instructions. Below is a link to the correct course. 1st year USA Volleyball coaches must also attend a pre-season tournament for traning and evaluation. When the schedule is posted we will communicate.
Puget Sound Region Online Officiating Training Process Page | Course Not Yet Active
Puget Sound Coach Officiating Training Module
Club approved team text messaging app which is available on both iOS and Android devices.