ALL COACHES: Any coach (volunteer or paid) is required to
-Maintain a current/valid US Lacrosse Membership to include an NCSI Background Check AND Abuse Prevention course.-Maintain a current/valid CPR/First Aid card-Complete NFHS course: Concussion in Sports (every three years)-Complete NFHS course: Sudden Cardiac Arrest (every three years) HEAD COACHES: The Head Coach of each program (Varsity Head Coach) must also be at least 21 years of age and attend the Coach’s Meeting each January to include an NFHS/WALOA Rules Clinic.
In addition to meeting the above requirements, the Head Coach must at minimum provide certificate of completion for:
Level 1: Developing the Individual Athlete (Must login to US Lacrosse account first to use link)
A previous certificate for US Lacrosse Boy's Level 1 Online is validDocumentation showing coach is fully Level 1 certified (or higher) is validOne is exempt if having been a registered head coach with the WHSBLA since 2013 season or prior
Documentation: Each year, every WHSBLA member program is required to submit to the WHSBLA Board a compliance file providing proof of the above, for each coach, paid and volunteer, for that program.