1. TCYS provides training and support to new and veteran coaches:
a. Pre-season Coaches’ Meeting - Coaches are required to attend this meeting (usually
in late June/mid-July) to information, and expectations for fall season.
b. Coaches Training - Coaches are required to attend this training held on July 31st, 2021 at 10 a.m.
2. Coaching Clinics
a. Every new coach is required to be certified in order to be covered by the liability
insurance provided by SAY. TCYS will offer coaches one half-day training at Kyle
Park in late July thru OYSA. TCYS can also certify coaches (as a last resort) who are unable to attend the Clinic.
b. A valid “F” or higher United States Soccer Federation (USSF) coaching license is also
accepted. This is the course that all Select coaches must take. Go to www.mvysa.com for a
listing of clinics. They are offered every summer and Jan-Feb-Mar in the Miami Valley area.
However, these clinics cost over $60 and are 9 hours over two days.
3. Laws of the Game Training
a. An Introductory Clinic on the Laws of the Game will be held in early August to prepare new
referees. Coaches and parents are also invited to attend all or part of the day.
*Coaches are encouraged to contact their League Coordinator or the Director of Coaching whenever they have questions or concerns.
Player Health Instructions
PLAYER HEALTH INSRUCTIONS – Use a Desktop or Lap (phones and tablets will not work) – Visit this website:
It will take you to a screen that looks like this:
Click Risk Management Tab
You must scroll down to see the blue Players Health button. Click the blue button and Authorize Demoshpere to use your account. You may still need to sign in but you will be able to use your Demosphere log in and password. Do not log in with a new username or password.
The Players Health Site will tell you what you need to complete.
If you are a NEW coach, you will complete 4 things:
· Lindsey Law (20 minute video, yearly)
· SafeSport (give at least 1 hour to complete; yearly (the renewal takes 15 minutes))
· Concussion Training (good for 3 years) (15 minutes)
· Background Check (biennial) – Use Code - See President for Code
o DO NOT PAY
If you are a returning coach, you will complete whatever tasks are listed.
· Lindsey Law (20 minutes, yearly)
· SafeSport (renewal, yearly, 15 minutes)
· Concussion (good for 3 years)
· Background Check (biennial) – See President for Code
Once you have completed all of the requirements when you log in, you will have a green approved stamp and that means you have met all of the requirements.