USA Football

HEAD COACHES MUST BE APPROVED BY THE HYFL BOARD.  Those interested in being a head coach must contact the league for approval and/or team availability.

Head Coaches are responsible for selecting assistants.  If interested in becoming an assistant, please contact the league for further information.

ALL COACHES MUST HAVE A COACHING APPLICATION ON FILE.


 
USA Football Certification

You must be certified through USA Football to Coach. 

USA Football is the national leader in football coaching certification.  With a focus on fundamentals and safety, USA Football is committed to providing football coaches with the best in coaching education. Tackle, flag, high school and age-based courses are available. The video-based instruction courses are full of animated plays as well as quizzes showing proper technique and form.

Certified coaches receive the peace of mind of proper education, a certificate, and appear on the USA Football National Coaching registry and become eligible for coaching insurance benefits.

 ***COACHING REQUIREMENTS***

Once coaching application is approved, ALL COACHES are required to complete the following:

In addition to the above, HEAD COACHES must also complete:

***Completed background check and concussion management certificate can be turned in at the pre-season coaches' meeting and MUST be completed prior to the first practice.***