Information for Volunteers
Coach and Referee Volunteers
Volunteering as a coach and referee is a fun, rewarding experience. But it does take some work to prepare for the season. See this archive of emails related to 2017-18 Volunteer Registration.
In order to coach and/or referee in our league, every volunteer must:
- Complete eAYSO Volunteer Registration at www.eayso.org
- Complete the following online modules listed under “My Courses” when you login at www.aysoU.org
- Safe Haven
- CDC Concussion
- Summary of the Laws of the Game.
- Complete the respective online or in-person coach or referee certification for the role and division in which they’ve volunteered.
Please review instructions below for completing each of these necessary steps towards coaching and refereeing this soccer year.
eAYSO Volunteer Registration
Please go to www.eayso.org and follow the instructions below depending on if you’re a new volunteer or new to the eAYSO website or if you’re a returning volunteer:
New to eAYSO
1. Click on “Create an Account”
2. Click on the 3rd soccer ball next to “I am new to AYSO and want to volunteer”
3. Follow instructions, complete all information, and be sure to submit your e-signature and checking e-signature boxes where indicated.
1. Login at eAYSO.org (note the request password reminder if needed)
2. After logging in, below “Returning Adult Volunteer,” click “Apply”
3. You will be asked to review, complete and possibly update certain fields
4. Be sure to submit your e-signature and checking e-signature boxes where indicated.
Safe Haven, CDC Concussion, and AYSO’s Summary of the Laws of the Game
- Use the email and password used for eAYSO registration and log in at www.aysoU.org
- Click on “My Courses” on the top bar after logging in.
- Complete each of the 3 modules- Safe Haven, Concussion, and Laws of the Game.
Each of the 3 modules listed above are free to take and automatically populated in your My Courses folder. Additional online courses are available, but at a cost.
*Please do not buy any of the courses.* AYSO 300 will provide volunteers free voucher codes for additional online courses- obtain a voucher code by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Coach Certification/Training Information
In-Person training and AYSO Coach Certification courses will be offered up to the start of the season in all divisions. Very soon we will release a complete schedule of in-person coach training dates for all divisions.
The first of these courses will be offered for the U5/U6 and U7/U8 divisions this Saturday at Spring Rock Park. View specific times for Saturday and register here.