All Volunteer Coaches are required to complete the Rutgers SAFETY Certification.
All Volunteer Coaches are required to Undergo a Criminal Background Check!
The Borough of River Edge Ordinance #1501 requires criminal background checks for River Edge volunteers involved with Borough sponsored programs or services involving minors. Click hereto download the background check instructions. If you have further questions contact Lt. Mike Walker at 201-599-6316
All Volunteer Coaches are required to be trained in the prevention and treatment of sports-related concussions and other head injuries among students athletes!
Heads Up: Concussion in Youth Sports fact sheets specifically for coaches, for athletes and for parents are to be distributed to the appropriate group by each youth sport league every season
All Volunteer Coaches will be required to be trained in the use of the Cardiac Science Powerheart G5 AED which are located at KBG Field, Little League Fields, Roosevelt School Field and Cherry Hill School Field. Click the link for this training video CardiAcademy Courses
Step 1 - click link to CardiAcademy AED Training Video
Step 2 - Enter your name at beginning of on line training video so it can be printed on your certificate upon completion.
Step 3 - Complete online training video and once completed certificate comes up on your screen, using your browser's print function, print hard copy or print to a PDF.
All Volunteer Coaches are required to be trained in Children Abuse and Anti-Harassment and Discrimination. The MEL has developed two 15 minute training videos:
Protecting Children from Abuse
Building a Safe Workspace: Anti Harassment and Discrimination
These courses will also be shown via a Zoom meetings on Monday, March 29th at 6pm and 7pm. Coaches can register on CommunityPass