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1)Register Online


Anyone interested in becoming a coach for Travel or Recreational basketball is required to register online. Even if you have coached in the past, you must register every year..

As a WYBA coach, you are required to complete a RUTGERS Safety Clinic, become CPR/AED certified (recertified every 2 years) ,  be fingerprinted by the state and then have a background check every 3 years, and complete an online concussion training.  Please note upcoming courses below. If you require enrollment, please sign-up today.

2) COMPLETE RUTGERS SAFETY COURSE:

There are 2 free (for Warren residents) Rutgers Training classes scheudule for later this year (8/17 and 11/15).

For more details click on the following link 

http://warrennj.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/03-23-16_Rutgers-SAFETY-Coaches-Clinic-aug-n-nov-flyer.pdf

 

To access a list of other currently available Rutgers Safety Courses please click on the following link:

http://youthsports.rutgers.edu/program-areas/volunteer-coaches/volunteer-coaches-s-a-f-e-t-y-clinic-schedule

WYBA will reimburse you for the regisitration fee.

Please send a copy of the receipt to wybasafety@gmail.com or to WYBA PO Box 4533 Warren, NJ 07059.

 

3) Upcoming CPR/AED classes – 

To find local CPR/AED classes please go to the following link https://enjoycpr.com/classes

WYBA will reimburse you for the regisitration fee.

Please send a copy of the receipt to wybasafety@gmail.com or to WYBA PO Box 4533 Warren, NJ 07059.

 

4) Fingerprinting is MANDATORY for all adult coaches.

Anyone that was fingerprinted prior to 2009 MUST be refingerprinted (required by Warren Recreation).

Instructions for fingerprinting can be found by going to the WYBA website (www.warrenyouthbasketball.org) under Home, click on “Documents” section of the website or click here.

send a copy of the certificate to wybasafety@gmail.com or to WYBA PO Box 4533 Warren, NJ 07059.

WYBA will reimburse you for the fingerprinting fee.

Please send a copy of the receipt to wybasafety@gmail.com or mail to WYBA PO Box 4533 Warren, NJ 07059.

 

5) Background Check - In addition, a new requirement per the Warren Recreation department is that any coach who was fingerprinted more than 3 years ago must submit to a background check. Go to: https://opportunities.averity.com/WarrenTownship

Please send a copy of the certificate to wybasafety@gmail.com or to WYBA PO Box 4533 Warren, NJ 07059.

6) Concussion Training - All coaches must complete an online concussion training.  The concussion training can be accessed at http://www.cdc.gov/concussion/HeadsUp/Training/index.html

Please send a copy of the certificate to wybasafety@gmail.com or to WYBA PO Box 4533 Warren, NJ 07059.

The concussion training above is free.

If you have completed a different concussion training, send a copy of that completed training certificate to the email or PO BOX above.

 

7) HIGH SCHOOL COACHES - WYBA allows for high school students to participate as coaches within our organization. All coaches must register through the website. The WYBA strongly encourages all high school age coaches to become Rutgers certified, complete the online concussion training, and become CPR/AED certified. All high school coaches must have a fully certified adult coach as a coach on their team. This adult coach MUST be present at all practices and games.

We are asking all coaches have ALL of their information submitted prior to their first game.

All info for coaches can be found on the Warren Recreation website:

http://warrennj.org/recreation/youth-league/for-coaches/

Deadline for submitting documents is December 31, 2016. After deadline, coaches who have not completed all requirements will not be permitted to coach.

Please scan & e-mail copies of all certifications to:

wybasafety@gmail.com

or mail a copy to:

Warren Youth Basketball Association

P.O. Box 4533
Warren, New Jersey 07059 

 

Any questions, please direct them to: John Horzepa, Director of Safety at  wybasafety@gmail.com

 

Travel Coaches:

Information about the league we will compete in (Jersey Basketball Association), can be found here.