This is a checklist for coaches:
Coaching or pupil activity permits are required for individuals who will direct, supervise or coach a student activity program that involves athletics, routine or regular physical activity or activities with health and safety considerations. School districts determine which staff members need to have a permit. Those who wish to apply for a permit through the Ohio Department of Education’s Office of Educator Licensure must complete the requirements outlined here.
Ohio Department of Education-OH ID Account
Make sure you have an OH-ID Account. If you are certain you do not have a OH-ID account, set one up at www.ohid.ohio.gov
If you have additional questions about OH|ID or need technical support with your account, contact the Ohio Department of Education at 877-644-6338 or Profile.Help@education.ohio.gov. Additionally, a list frequently asked questions about the integration have been created and are available on the Department’s OH|ID Portal FAQ Help webpage.
1. The National Federation of State High School Associations presents this series of online modules. These modules are required to coach in Ohio.
a. Fundamentals of Coaching (one-time course-$65)
b. Concussion in Sports Training: FREE Course; Complete the hour-long course.
c. Sudden Cardiac Arrest Training: FREE Course; Watch video and complete the compliance form.
2. provides training through the American Heart Association.
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