COACHING CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENT
FIYA is now proudly partnered with
(National Association of Youth Sports), which offers a wide variety of resources to assist youth sports coaches and leagues! For the 2019-20 School Year, each coach in FIYA will need to complete an online coaching certification. Coaches will be required to present their NAYS coaching membership card to officials prior to each game, meet, or match.
In order to obtain a NAYS coaching membership card, each coach must complete the Coaching Certification Program prior to the season which includes:
Taking the Coaching Youth Sports online training
Taking one sport-specific training course
Signing the NAYS Code of Ethics for Coaches