This page contains links and information you need to be a Berlin Youth Hockey coach.
There are also video resources available to help train proper skating and shooting techniques.
Coaching Credits will be applied to your child’s account. Please provide a copy of the receipt to the BYH Treasurer via e-mail or in person. Coaching Credits include:
If you have questions about the process, please contact Scott Valliere (Registrar) or Evan Bledsoe (Coaching Director)
2023-2024 BYH Teams
2 Mite, 2 Squirt, 2 Peewee, 2 Bantam, 2 Midget
All BYH coaches must register every year with USA Hockey
All BYH coaches must register and attend the required certification clinic. Clinics are held from Sept-Dec. Must be completed by 12/31.
Complete the age-specific module for the level you will coach. Only needs to be done once per age group.
All coaches must complete the SafeSport training every year.
USA Hockey has implemented a national level background screening. This must be completed every 2 years.
|Coaching Requirements||Must Complete||Fee||Deadline||Completed|
|USA Hockey Registration||Yearly||$46||Before participating|
|USA Hockey NCIC Background Check||Every 2 Years||$30||Before participating|
|SafeSport Training||Yearly||Before participating|
|USA Hockey Age Module Online Course||Once per age group||$15 per module||Before Participating|
|USA Hockey CEP Level Coaching Clinic||Yearly||$55||Dec 31st|
|USA Hockey Code of Conduct agreement|
|SafeSport Code of Conduct agreement|
|Consent to Treat Form on File|
This USA Coaching Ethics Code intends to provide standards of ethical conduct for coaches involved with USA Hockey and its member organizations. It provides General Principles and Ethical Standards which cover many situations encountered by coaches, with its principle goals the welfare and protection of participants with whom coaches work. Coaches will respect and protect human and civil rights and not knowingly participate in or condone unfair discriminatory practices.
BYH Vice President/ Coaching Director