YYSL requires the following clearances from all coaches and board members. The completed forms need to be submitted during the coach registration process.
- Arrest/Conviction Report and Certification Form (link) - valid if issued in the past six (6) months
- PA State Police Criminal Record Check (link) - valid if issued in the past five (5) years
- PA Child Abuse History Certification (link) - valid if issued in the past five (5) years
Any volunteer who has not lived in Pennsylvania for the past 10 consecutive years as an adult is also required to complete FBI fingerprinting. An appointment can be scheduled at this website with Service Code 1KG6XN: https://uenroll.identogo.com
Coaches are expected to abide by the code of conduct (see below).
All coaches are required to complete the HEADS UP to Youth Sports: Online Training for Coaches
course annually. This online course is available at no cost. The training module includes a series of videos followed by several questions which can be completed in about 30 minutes.
You will need to create an account to access the training module: https://www.train.org/cdctrain/course/1089818
For assistance creating an account, please reference this document: How to Create a CDC Account
The training certificate is valid with YYSL for twelve (12) months.