Safe Sport And Screening
If you took your Safe sport and Screening the 2015-2016 Season. Both the Safe sport and Screening will expire and needs to be renewed prior to being placed on a roster for the 2017/18 Season.
2017 USA Hockey Coaches
Coaches can look up their credentials on USA Hockey that were used for the 2016/17 Hockey Season to confirm what is needed.
All Coaches need to complete all CEP, SafeSport and the Background Checks to be allowed on the bench and or ice with your team. #1 - Obtain a USA Hockey Coaching Number (Prior to being placed on USA Hockey Roster)
*** Once you have recieved your USA Hockey number please inform you Associaton Regstrar
USA Hockey Registration
#2 - Complete MN Background Screening (Prior to being placed on USA Hockey Roster)
MN Hockey Background Screening
#3 - Complete SafeSport Training (Prior to being placed on USA Hockey Roster)
USA Hockey SafeSport Training
#4 - Complete Modules (Prior to being placed on USA Hockey Roster)
USA Hockey Module Training
#5 - Attend Coaching Clinic (Prior to December 31, 2018) * These are in person training held at a local rink a few times per year. Please be aware that if you miss your required level of training, you are no longer eligible to coach.
#6 - Complete Concussion Training (This training is required annually! It is good for one calendar year. If you have taken the training with another youth sport program please send your association registrar your certificate along with the Coach Concussion Certification sheet attached and filled out.)
Coach Concussion Certificate
Coach Concussion Training
Article on MN. Hockey Web Site with information on Concussions in Mn. Hockey and plans by USA Hockey to change and implement rules to decrease occurrence.
Fair Play will be implemented for all league games this season. Fair Play points will count in league standings and will be used to determine final league standings. Fair Play can also be used for invitational tournaments, although this isn't required.