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Requirements for all 2020 GYL Coaches

 

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  House League Travel
Step 1         

Register on GYL site.

  1. Go to the "2020 Home" section on the top Navigation Bar
  2. Select Register Online
  3. Choose "Coach" from the drop down menu
  4. Hit the register button for "2020 House League Coaches"

Register on GYL site.

 

  1. Go to the "2020 Home" section on the top Navigation Bar
  2. Select Register Online
  3. Choose "Coach" from the drop down menu
  4. Hit the register button for "2020 Travel Coaches"
Step 2

Complete a background check.

(Note: background checks are valid for 2 years; to check the status of your background check, complete steps 1-4 below)

  1. US Lacrosse Log In Page
  2. Enter username & password
  3. After succesfully loggin in, find the "Quick Links" on the right side of the page
  4. Click "Background Check", the fourth item down
  5. Scroll down, and click "Coach Members Only: Start Background Check"
  6. Follow all prompts and complete the background check
  7. After completing the background check succesffully, you should receive a verification e-mail
  8. Once the background check has been completed, you will receive another e-mail

 

Both US Lacrosse and GYL require coaches to have background checks.

If you are having any difficulties, click here for more detail instructions and troubleshooting

 

Complete a background check.

(Note: background checks are valid for 2 years; to check the status of your background check, complete steps 1-4 below)

  1. US Lacrosse Log In Page
  2. Enter username & password
  3. After succesfully loggin in, find the "Quick Links" on the right side of the page
  4. Click "Background Check", the fourth item down
  5. Scroll down, and click "Coach Members Only: Start Background Check"
  6. Follow all prompts and complete the background check
  7. After completing the background check succesffully, you should receive a verification e-mail
  8. Once the background check has been completed, you will receive another e-mail

 

Both US Lacrosse and GYL require coaches to have background checks.

If you are having any difficulties, click here for more detail instructions and troubleshooting

 

Step 3

Complete SafeSport training.

(Note: if you have already completed SafeSport training for a different organization in 2019 or 2020, please provide a copy of your certificate to )

  1. US Lacrosse Log In Page
  2. Enter username & password
  3. After succesfully loggin in, find the "Quick Links" on the right side of the page
  4. Click "SafeSport Training", the fifth item down
  5. Follow all prompts and complete the SafeSport training (you will need your USL membership number)
  6. After completing the SafeSport training succesffully, you should receive a verification e-mail

Complete SafeSport training.

(Note: if you have already completed SafeSport training for a different organization in 2019 or 2020, please provide a copy of your certificate to  )

  1. US Lacrosse Log In Page
  2. Enter username & password
  3. After succesfully loggin in, find the "Quick Links" on the right side of the page
  4. Click "SafeSport Training", the fifth item down
  5. Follow all prompts and complete the SafeSport training (you will need your USL membership number)
  6. After completing the SafeSport training succesffully, you should receive a verification e-mail
Step 4

Attend GYL's Positive Coaching Alliance Night.

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, April 3rd, 7:00 pm at Greenwich High School (Room 900) - all parents and coaches are invited to this

 

Attend GYL's Positive Coaching Alliance Night.

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, April 3rd, 7:00 pm at Greenwich High School (Room 900) - all parents and coaches are invited to this

 

Step 4

You're Done!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pass the CONNY online rules test.

 

 

 

 

 

CONNY posts both the boys and girls online rules test before the start of each season.

The 2020 test has been posted!

The test is REQUIRED of all coaches before the start of each season.

CONNY posts the names of all coaches who pass the test; failure to complete may

It will be posted on the CONNY website. Or, you may click on the link below. 

 

Step 5  

You're Done!

 

 


 

 



PCA DOUBLE-GOAL COACH ONLINE COURSE

GYL travel team coaches who were unable to attend the live workshop on February 28th must take the Double-Goal Coach: Coaching for Winning and Life Lessons online course. We encourage House League coaches to take the course as well. Get started now by clicking this link:    http://shopping.positivecoach.org/Courses
 

Additional Coaching Clinics

 


 US Lacrosse Coaching Education Program LEVEL 1 and LEVEL 2 Clinics

US Lacrosse sponsors Level 1 and Level 2 coaches education clinics around the country. To view the schedule, go to the US Lacrosse website http://uslacrosse.org/ and follow the links to the Coaches Education Program from the home page. By 2015, all coaches must either attend a field clinic or pass a level 1 online course.

 

If your USLacrosse membership has expired, please contact GYL registrar Amy Adorney,    so that GYL can help you process your renewal.