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Keystone Little League

STEP - 1 VOLUNTEER REGISTRATION (Required for ALL Volunteers)

If you would like to Volunteer at Keystone Little League as a Manager, Coach, Dugout Parent, Team Parent or any other type of Volunteer you will need to set up an account and register with Blue Sombrero. Once you complete the online registration please proceed to Step 2.

STEP - 2 VOLUNTEER APPLICATION (Required for ALL Volunteers)

 

  • Complete the 2019 Little League Volunteer Application with FULL NAME (First, Middle, and Last Name) and Social Security Number (needed to run background check)
  • Copy of your driver's license


2019 Volunteer Application


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ubmissions:  All completed applications must be emailed to [email protected] for approval. 
Upon receipt of your application and driver's license, Keystone Little League will conduct a full background check.


For Coaching Volunteers: please move to “Step 3” to complete the certification process.

For Non-coaching Volunteers:  your certification process will be complete upon approval of your background check.  

 

STEP - 3 COACHING CERTIFICATION (Managers / Coaches / Dugout Volunteers Only)

All managers / coaches / dugout volunteers must either (1) attend a Hillsborough County Coaching Clinic or (2) complete an online NYSCA certification course.

Hillsborough County Coaching Clinic:

Upon approval of your background check, you will be eligible to attend a Hillsborough County Coaching Clinic.  Hillsborough County requires all youth sports coaches (managers, coaches, dugout volunteers) to complete a “Coaches Certification Class” and possess a valid certification card at all times when coaching at county facilities.

  • If you do not already possess a valid “Coaches Certification Card”: download the Hillsborough County Coaches Training Schedule to find an available county coaching class date and time. You must register prior to attending.
  • Cost: free of charge
  • Term: certification is valid for 2 years from date of completion
  • Time To Complete: about 2 hours


NYSCA Certification:

A NYSCA Certification can be substituted for the Hillsborough County Coach's Certification.  Visit http://www.nays.org/coaches/ for more information on NYSCA Certification.

  • Cost: $25 for 1 year term (discounts apply for multi-year certifications)
  • Term:  varies – selection made by volunteer
  • Time To Complete:  about 2 hours

Submissions: All completed certifications must be emailed to [email protected] for approval.

STEP - 4 CPR, FIRST AID, AND AED CERTIFICATION (Managers / Coaches / Dugout Volunteers Only

Hillsborough County mandates that all managers, coaches, and dugout volunteers must be trained in both CPR, First Aid, and AED. 

HCPR CPR / First Aid Classes Hillsborough County Parks and Recreation (HCPR) department offers free CPR, First Aid, and AED Certification classes.  Visit the Hillsborough County Coaches Training Schedule to find an available county coaching class date and time 
  • Cost:  free of charge
  • Term:  certification is valid for 2 years from date of completion
  • Time to complete:  about 2 hours

CPR / First Aid / AED Online Courses 
Online courses are available at the following websites:
  • Cost:  varies

  • Term:  varies
  • Time to complete:  about 1 hour each

Submissions:  All completed certifications must be emailed to [email protected] for approval.

STEP - 5 CONCUSSION AWARENESS CERTIFICATION (Managers / Coaches / Dugout Volunteers Only)

 

Hillsborough County mandates that all coaches and managers must be trained in “Concussion and Head Injury” awareness.  There is a free, online course to get certified. Concussion Awareness Online Course:  http://nfhslearn.com/?courseID=38000 The course is short, about 20 minutes from registration to completion.  The course certification certificate, which can be printed at the completion of the course must be turned in to Keystone’s Volunteer Coordinator before you will be allowed to manage or coach a team.

  • Cost:  free of charge
  • Term:  certification is valid for 2 years from date of completion
  • Time to complete:  about 20 minutes

Submissions:  All completed certifications must be emailed to [email protected] for approval.

 

Lanyard and ID BadgeAll APPROVED Managers, Coaches, and Dugout Volunteers will receive a Lanyard and ID badge.  All volunteers must wear their lanyard and ID Badge at all times while engaged in Keystone Little League team activities at Ed Radice Park per Hillsborough County Parks and Recreation.

STATUS CHECK - To check the status of your volunteer application, background checks, certifications, and expiration dates for certifications, please go to Volunteer Status. Any questions, please email [email protected]