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Coach's Requirements

 

 

MBGLL's Community Lacrosse Program

 

1st Year - Head & Ass't Coach’s Requirements

  • US Lacrosse membership valid through June 30, 20xx (season's year)
  • US Lacrosse online Level 1 Coach's clinic
  • PCA - Double-goal Coach (online)
  • Concussion Training (online)
  • Rules Clinic or Rules Q. & A. (online or in person)
  • US Lacrosse in-person Level 1 Coach's Clinic (3 hours)
  • CORI check
  • US Lacrosse Level 1 Certification
  • Coach's Card*
  • SafeSport (new federal requirement)
  • National background Check

 

2nd Year - Head & Ass't Coach's Requirements

  • US Lacrosse membership valid through June 30, 20xx (season's year)
  • Rules Clinic or Rules Q. and A. (online or in person)
  • CORI check
  • Concussion Training (online)
  • Coach's Card (valid for current year)
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3rd Year - Head & Ass't Coach's Requirements

  • US Lacrosse membership valid through June 30, 20xx (season's year)
  • Rules Clinic or Rules Q. and A. (online or in person)
  • Some sort of continuing education*
  • CORI check
  • Concussion Training (online)
  • Coach's Card (valid for current year)
  • SafeSport (new federal requirement)
  • National Background check

 

4th Year - Head & Ass't Coach's Requirements

  • US Lacrosse membership valid through June 30, 20xx (season's year)
  • Rules Clinic or Rules Q. and A. (online or in person)
  • CORI check
  • Concussion Training (online)
  • Coach's Card (valid for current year)
  • SafeSport (new federal requirement)

 

5th Year - Head & Ass't Coach's Requirements

  • US Lacrosse membership valid through June 30, 20xx (season's year)
  • Rules Clinic or Rules Q. and A. (online or in person)
  • Some sort of continuing education*
  • CORI check
  • Concussion Training (online)
  • Coach's Card (valid for current year)
  • SafeSport (new federal requirement)
  • National Background Check

 

6th Year - Head & Ass't Coach's Requirements

  • US Lacrosse membership valid through June 30, 20xx (season's year)
  • Rules Clinic or Rules Q. and A. (online or in person)
  • CORI check
  • Concussion Training (online)
  • Coach's Card (valid for current year)

 

Junior Coach's Compliance Requirements

  • US Lacrosse membership valid through June 30, 20xx (season's year)
  • National Background Check (US Lacrosse)
  • US Lacrosse online Level 1 Coach's clinic
  • Rules Q. and A. or Rules clinic (online or in-person)
  • CORI check (state requirement)
  • PCA - Double-Goal Coach (online)
  • Concussion Training (online - state requirement)
  • Coach's Card
  • SafeSport (federal requirement)

 

Parent Helper Compliance Requirements

A Parent Helper helps coaches organize team movement. Duties may include communication to parents regarding practice times, helping players focus on the game, getting girls into the substitution box, and perhaps even shagging balls. Parent helpers do not coach the team or lead practices.

Requirements:
• Have an active US Lacrosse membership throughout the season
• Complete the SafeSport online training
• Successfully pass a national background check
• Successfully pass a CORI check

If helping a team for a second year, the parent helper should complete the Level 1 Online course.

 
MBGLL's Select Program 

 

Head and Ass't Coach’s Requirements
 

  • Satisfy all requirements for MBGLL's Community Lacrosse Program plus
  • Must attend the US Lacrosse/MBGLL Rules Certification course (not the Q. & A. session)

 

Notes

  • * All head and assistant coaches must wear a coach's card in order to be in the team bench area.
    • Every year coaches earn a sticker for their card indicating that their credentials are valid for the current season and that they attended the mandatory training for said year.
  • **Coaches must participate in continuing education every other year.  Continuing education could include the following:
    • Level 1 (repeat the course)
    • Level 2 (if appropriate for the level that a coach is instructing)
    • New England Convention
    • US Lacrosse Convention
    • Any pre-approved training.  Submit your request to your division director.
  • If a coach has already completed the requirements, s/he simply needs to submit completion certification to the division director.
  • New towns have 2 years to obtain US Lacrosse Certification.  All other compliance requirements are mandatory.
  • Coaches have the option of obtaining US Lacrosse National certificication by submitting paperwork for background checks directly through US Lacrosse OR coaches may become MBGLL Level 1 Certified by submitting proof of an approved CORI check (annually).