In order to coach, you are required to be certified at the appropriate level for the upcoming season. Learn more about Coaching Education Program requirements.
USA Hockey and the Coaching Education Program require both certification and registration to be eligible to coach. Registration is done online on a yearly basis. Certification is also required. A few basic steps requirements are as follows:
USA Hockey Requirements (Must be completed before participating in any team activities)
Coaching Education Program Requirements (Must be completed by Dec. 31 of the current season)