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Westport Soccer Association

Westport Soccer Association

WELCOME VOLUNTEERS




Parent Volunteers
are essential to the success of Westport Soccer.  Each season, all adults interested in volunteering must register on our website www.westportsoccer.org and complete safety (and coach) training requirements mandated by the state and town.  Some requirements carry over year to year and others will need a refresh. Instructions are below. You cannot volunteer without completing your requirements. 

Volunteer Roles: 
Coach (Rec only), Asst Coach (Rec or Travel), Team Manager (Travel)
REC Volunteers Questions?  contact: Tim Lewis, [email protected]
TRAVEL Volunteer Questions? contact: Tony Hill, [email protected] 
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TO VOLUNTEER:

STEP 1:   
Log in to www.westportsoccer.org and create a Volunteer Account  


STEP 2:  Register as a Volunteer
- Hover over your account Profile Image on the top right of the page and select Account. 
Click Volunteer on the left side of page;
- Choose Find Volunteer Roles (light blue button in upper right).
- Follow the registration steps and choose your volunteer role(s) - complete the contact information on registration form.
- Upload any training certificates you have.  If you do not have any certificates, don't worry,  continue to Step 3 below. 

STEP 3:  Complete Coaching Requirements 
Hover over your account Profile Image on the top right of the page and select Account.
Click on the Volunteer on the left side of page to display My Roles&Certificates
Select a Requirement in the listing to Renew & Update: 

  Risk Status (CJSA background check) - expires every 2 years.
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Check the box next to Risk Status and then click Renew & Update
 - Follow prompts and answer required questions and SUBMIT

Concussion Certificate (training) - does not currently expire.
 
 - Select Concussion Certificate and then click Renew & Update.
   - If you have a certificate (NAYS or HEADS UP), please upload.  
     - If you do not have a certificate, Select Concussion Certificate and then click Renew & Update


Coach Certificate (NAYS coach training) - membership expires; training does not
- Select coaching certificate and then Renew & Update
- If you have a certificate, please upload
- If you do not have a certificate, please complete the training
 thru NAYS Coach Training  and upload certificate to your                                 volunteer account. 

SafeSport(Coach/Player Misconduct Recognition training)  - initial training & yearly refresher 
   - Check the box next to SafeSport and then click Renew & Update
    >New volunteers  complete a 90-min video training
    >Return volunteer complete a 15-min refresher
   - Copy the Training Code, and click Begin Training
   - You will be prompted to Loin or Register with SafeSport
   - Complete the SafeSport Training or Refresher 1    
   - The system will automatically update your completion status with CJSA

CPR certificate (one adult needed per team) - does not currently expire
   - 
To complete, click here:  CPR training 


STEP 4:  ARE YOU FULLY COMPLIANT? Check list of volunteers:   CLICK HERE   

Thank you for your volunteering.  Please contact me with any questions. 

Jack Dewitt
Director of Risk Management
[email protected]








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Contact

Westport Soccer Association
PO Box 2561 
Westport, Connecticut 06880

Phone: 203-221-9900
Email: [email protected]

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