PA Child Protection Laws & Clearances
Coaches and Referees, in order to work or volunteer with children, you are required to obtain clearances which may include the following:
- Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance;
- Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Check; and
- Federal Bureau of Investigation Criminal Background Check
Background Information and Websites
Note: When completing the Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance please choose Create Individual Account.
EPYSA Risk Management Application
In addition to the PA Child Protection Laws & Clearances, the EPYSA Risk Management needs to be completed too.
Concussion Information for Coaches
Safety comes first, help minimize the risks for concussions. All coaches must complete the online training and testing.