US Lacrosse Membership - A coaches membership for $55 provides comprehensive guidance to both beginning and experienced coaches through online courses, in-person instructional clinics and additional resources. Lacrosse membership for adult coaches now includes a mandatory national background screening (NCSI, same as before) & required online SafeSport training as part of the $55 annual fee. Below are links to US Lacrosse.
SafeSport – US Lacrosse, the NVYLL and our insurance carrier require SafeSport training for all adult coaches. The online training consists of three learning modules that provide in-depth information about sexual misconduct awareness, mandatory reporting, and emotional & physical misconduct. On average, each module takes 30 minutes to complete. The training is good for two years and is one via the US Lacrosse membership.
Coach Survey & Background Check (Required Every 2 Years) - All coaches must complete a survey each year and undergo a background check a minimum of every two years. Your US Lacrosse membership will address the background check.
Concussion Awareness - All coaches must take the CDC Concussion Awareness online training. Go to www.nvyll.org and select Concussion Awareness. This site includes links to the training, fact sheets and a mobile app. This is a one time requirement.
NVYLL Code of Conduct - All coaches must read and electronically sign a code of conduct prior to every season. Go to www.nvyll.org and select Register (CCOC) to complete this form. The FCYLC coach survey mimics this form.
Marymount Coaches Clinic / Rules Interpretations – At least one coach from each team needs to attend this preseason clinic at (TBD), registration and breakfast begins at 8AM, meetings at 9AM to 12:30PM. Click here to to register.
US Lacrosse Certification (Required for Head Coaches) – All head coaches must take the US Lacrosse Level 1 on-line or Level 1 field course once. FCYLC will reimburse the cost of clinic fees. Assistant coaches are strongly encouraged to take this class:
Click here to find upcoming clinics. Go to the US Lacrosse site to register.
To become Level 1 Certified, coaches need to complete the following requirements with US Lacrosse.