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BGYHA Coaching Info

Lindsay's law - State of Ohio Requirement

Please carefully review all of the material available via the link below. http://www.odh.ohio.gov/landing/Lindsays-Law.aspx

Mandatory Coaches meeting

Attention coaches: There will be a mandatory coaches meeting for any interested in coaching at any level during the 2016-2017 season. 

Location: BGSU Ice Arena

When: September 24, 2017

Time: 12:30 PM

USA Hockey CEP clinics (required for travel coaches)

Attention coaches: USA Hockey coaching clinics, Level 1-3. (required for travel coaches)

Location: Tam-O-Shanter, 7060 Sylvania Ave,

Sylvania, OH 43560

When: September 9, 2017

Time: 8am-3pm

http://www.usahockey.com/coachingclinics

Coaches Concussion Training Link

Per ORC 3707.52 as enacted by Ohio HB 143 of the 129th General Assembly, ODH is required to post free training programs that train coaches and referees in recognizing the signs and symptoms of concussions and head injuries.

The following free online trainings have been approved by the Ohio Department of Health for coaches and referees: National Federation of State High School Associations Concussion in Sports - What you Need to Know:

http://www.nfhslearn.com/electiveDetail.aspx?courseID=38000

(This free on-line course is available through the NFHS. You will need to click the “order here” button and complete a brief registration form to take the course.) Follow these steps to complete the course: Click on the button that says, please login to order. In the window that appears, click Register Now. When your registration is complete you may "order" the free concussion course offered along the left hand side of the page. Continue following prompts. Although it may look like you'll be charged for the course, there is no cost. Once you've completed "checkout," you'll be able to take the free online course. When you've completed and passed the course, you have the option of printing a certificate of completion.