By: John Evers, CMAA | NIAAA
DUTY TO PROVIDE PROPER EQUIPMENT
Protective equipment must carry a NOCSAE (National Operating Commission on Safety in Athletic Equipment) certification and must be checked for proper fit and wearing.
A coach, administrator or designee should be assigned the duty of monitoring equipment.
Use of Non-School Equipment
DUTY TO INSTRUCT PROPERLY
Coaches must exhibit and employ best practices in all coaching and skill development of athletes. Athletic Directors must hire, supervise and mentor quality coaches.
Hiring Quality Coaches
Observation of Coaches
Monitoring Coaching Plans
Promote and provide in-service and continuing education for all staff members
Accept input from players and parents on coaching practices