In order to be eligible for the civil immunity protection provided by the “Little League Law” (2A:62A-6), all volunteer coaches are required to attend a “Safety Orientation and Training Skills program.” The Rutgers S.A.F.E.T.Y. Clinic is based upon the ‘Minimum Standards for Volunteer Coaches Safety Orientation and Training Skills Programs’ developed by the Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports.
SUBJECTS TO BE COVERED AS PART OF THE CLINIC INCLUDE:
LEGAL ISSUES NUTRITION
INJURY/ACCIDENT PREVENTION HOW TO RUN A PRACTICE
STRENGTH/CONDITIONING SPORTS PSYCHOLOGY
SPORTS SPECIFIC COACHING COACHING AT DIFFERENT LEVELS