Soccer Year Fall 2020 – Spring 2021
Coaches and staff members,
All US Club Soccer staff members must now complete SafeSport [Core, Refresher 1 or Refresher 2] annually. If you currently hold a membership with 7/31/2021 expiration date you must complete your next SafeSport training and upload the certificate per instructions below under SafeSport.
All staff whose membership expires 7/31/2020 or are new need to complete the background screening, SafeSport Training and Sideline Sports Doc (both online Training programs mandated by US Club and replacing the Concussion quiz). To find out if your background check has expired, check with your club registrar.
REGISTRATION/MEMBERSHIP ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
One is registered with US Club Soccer when the following requirements are completed and current (pursuant to the Staff Eligibility Timeframes):
Click here to review Who Must Register?
Below are the instructions to complete the process. You will not be allowed to coach, obtain a pass, or be on the roster without completing and passing the above noted requirements.
Instructions for US Club Soccer Staff Registration:
Firstly, go to this link Sideline Sports Doc Training Program to complete and pay via credit card ($5) the Training Program (Sideline Sports Doc). After 100% completion, you will be e-mailed a certificate. Save the certificate to your computer and upload to this link: Sideline Sports Doc Training Verification Form.
Secondly, Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to receive an auto-reply email with the link, U.S. Soccer access code, and instructions to take the required SafeSport online training course. (The U.S. Center for SafeSport and U.S. Soccer will not allow the code to be posted publicly.) After 100% completion save the certificate to your computer and upload to this link: SafeSport Training Verification Form.
Thirdly, go to this link US Club Soccer Background Screening Application to complete and pay via credit card ($18) the background screening.
Note: COVID-19-related court closures may cause delays with some background screening results. Please check this NCSI web page for more information and a list of affected courts.
Should you experience an issue with the clickable links above you may copy paste the URL’s below into your browser:
Sideline Sports Doc Training: http://usclubsoccer.sidelinesportsdoc.com/
Sideline Sports Doc Training Verification Form [upload certificate]: https://usclub.sportngin.com/register/form/084352915
Email for SafeSport Instructions: email@example.com
SafeSport Training Verification Form [upload certificate]: https://usclub.sportngin.com/register/form/147080226
US Club Soccer Background Screening Application: https://usclub.sportngin.com/register/form/317485477
US Club Soccer Staff Registration: https://www.usclubsoccer.org/staff-registration
Eligibility Timeframes: https://www.usclubsoccer.org/staff-eligibility-timeframes
Who Must Register: https://www.usclubsoccer.org/staff-registration-who-must-register
NCSI web page for COVID-19 related court closures: https://solutions.ncsisafe.com/covid19-court-closures