Ohio Law 143 or the Return-To-Play Law went into effect on April 26,2013. The law requires youth coaches, officials and referees to complete free, basic online training about concussions.All coaches (including assistants) and referees are required to take the online concussion course At the present time the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) certificate will be accepted by Ohio North NFHS online training course requires the applicant to view the entire training video before obtaining a certificate. NFHS course (http://www.nfhslearn.com/electiveDetail.aspx?courseID=38000) will give the AASL and OYSAN the ability to verify the certificate when necessary. The NFHS online training video is free and requires very little time to complete.
for more information:
Positive Coaching Alliance will be conducing a courses for all Coaches U8- U14
Dates to TBA
Middleburg Hts Comunity Center
16000 Bagley Rd
Middleburg Hts 44130
No remaining events scheduled for this year.
Please check back soon for new events to be posted.
NEW USSF REFEREE CLASSES
Referees are needed in Ohio North. If you are interested, or know of anyone interested in becoming an amateur US Soccer referee, please direct them to the website.
For a list of novice (new) classes, go to the following website: www.ohnrefs.org.
The website will provide instructions to register. The index is on the left hand side.
The new class to becoming a referee are 16 hours. The first 8 hours must be completed online. The second 8 hours are classroom.
UPCOMING NEW REFEREE CLINICS IN NE OHIO