Requirements

  • Member in good standing (Adult w/Juniors) $55
  • Background screen must be current
  • IMPACT, or above, Certification completed
  • Concussion Awareness completed & Certificate sent to office.  This course only needs to completed once. A copy of the certificate must be on file with the region.
  • SafeSport Training Completed & Verified through Webpoint.  Your Safesport certification is valid for two seasons.
  • Pass Pennsylvania state screening requirements per Region policy

ALL coaches must meet the above requirements to be eligible to coach and to be placed on a roster.

 

SAFESPORT TRAINING

To take the SafeSport Training, you must have a current USAV membership. If you are not a current member, you must first register/renew. Once a current member, follow the instructions below:

  1. Log into your Webpoint Account
  2. In the navigation menu, click on USAV Clinics and select USAV Coaching Clinics
  3. Select SafeSport On-Demand: Core Center for SafeSport Training
  4. Complete registration
  5. To access coursework, click on the “Log into USAV Academy” button

Should you need to return to your coursework at a later time, log in to your USAV account and click on the “Log into USAV Academy” button.

For technical issues, while completing the course, please visit: http://help.usavolleyballacademy.org/.

All adults working directly with Juniors are required to take this training, which includes all coaches, officials, club directors, tournament directors, and more.

**If your Safesport certification expires on 10/31/2018, you will need to retake the Safesport course before you can be added onto a roster.

 

CONCUSSION AWARENESS TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION

All coaches and officials are required to take concussion awareness training and submit a certificate to the KRVA office. Please send your concussion certificate to registration@krva.org.  Take the training here and learn more about why this training is so important for officials here.

 

IMPACT On-Demand

IMPACT On-Demand is now FREE for our members and $100 for non-members.  To register for the new IMPACT course at no charge, participants must have a current 2018-19 membership. If your membership expires on 10/31/18, you will not be able to register for the free course.

To register for IMPACT On-Demand:

  1. Log into your Webpoint Account
  2. In the navigation menu, click on USAV Clinics and select USAV Coaching Clinics
  3. Select IMPACT On-Demand
  4. Complete registration

Once registered you can access your course material in the USA Volleyball Academy.

If you have any questions or comments, please visit the help desk at https://help.usavolleyballacademy.org or contact the USA Volleyball Coaching Education Department at (719) 228-6800.

 

BACKGROUND CHECK REQUIREMENTS FOR A PA 153 CLEARANCE

All coaches that work for (not volunteer for) a KRVA Club Team, must comply with PA Act 153. For your convenience, we have added the links needed to complete the 3 background check requirements below.

Resources

We will continue this season to provide coaches with a free subscription to the Art of Coaching.  Coaches will be able to find resources to improve player/team performance with drills, tips, best practices and coaching philosophies.  Coaches must meet all their requirements, including current Safesport training, to receive this added benefit.