There are two types of certifications available: Sport Coach Certification for coaches of athletes 8 and older and Young Athletes Coach Certification for coaches of athletes 2 ½ through 7 years old.

Sport Coach Certification

Certification in the Coach Education System is achieved in three levels:

Take a look at our Certification and Incentive Program for each level’s requirements, incentives and rewards, and what completion of each level makes coaches eligible for.

Young Athletes Coach Certification

All Young Athletes coaches are required to earn certification prior to coaching. Individuals will not be allowed to coach until they have completed the self-guided video, Coaching Young Athletes.

Unified Sports Coach Badge

Add a Unified Sports Coach badge to your certification credential. All coaches can earn this additional recognition by taking the Coaching Unified Sports course.