ANNUAL TRAININGS

RISK MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION (RMA) CLEARANCE STEPS:

Every Coach must complete the following Risk Management Clearance trainings by June 30 to be cleared to participate and receive a Washington Youth Soccer Association (WYSA) Player ID Card to be cleared for game rosters for the current Soccer season. 

COACHES:

  • REGISTER WITH YOUR CLUB IN SPORTS CONNECT

    • Log into Sports Connect OR click on printable instructions HERE

      • Always use the same username and password as this is linked to your billing account, players birth certificate, player card and risk management status (background check).  NEVER create 2 accounts!

    • Go to your ACCOUNT

    • Click on the VOLUNTEERS tab on left and then click FIND VOLUNTEER ROLES

    • Click on your POSITION and go through the registration process

      • Juniors coaches, choose the Select 2022-23 season, Board Members & Staff divison​

    • Under the CERTIFICATION screen, click on the certificate that you need to renew & CLICK RENEW & UPDATE

    • That will pop up a screen, click on the BEGIN TRAINING link.  Do this with each certificate needed (SAFE SPORT, CONCUSSION, SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST)

    • After completion of your certificates, click on the RENEW & UPDATE button again and it'll auto populate your certificates from the Learning Center 

    • Once the certificates have been uploaded and you see a checkmark next to each certificate, CLICK on the RISK STATUS CERTIFICATION and finish the back ground check process