Oley Valley Athletics

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Oley Valley Athletics

Home of the Lynx

Oley Valley Athletics

Home of the Lynx

Coaching Resources

Coaches & Extracurricular Advisors - please click on the COVID-19 Waiver form below.  This waiver is required before any staff member conducts a summer training session, starts coaching a season, or holds any other practice/activity with a student group.  Summer trainings and activities, under the guidelines of the Health and Safety Plan may start on July 1, 2020.

COVID-19 Staff Waiver Form

COVID-19 Resources:

CDC & Youth Sports

PDE Guidelines for Athletic Participation


Coach Login to Student Central/Planet HS (Team Information Site)


The following coaching certifications must be completed before any coaching duties are performed:

Yearly Required Trainings:

Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Athletes

Concussion Awareness

Medication Administration - Epi Pen

Other Required Trainings (renewed every 5 years):

Youth Suicide - Awareness and Prevention (Act 71)

Child Abuse and Mandatory Reporting (Act 126)

All OVSD Coaches are now encouraged to take the required trainings through their SafeSchools login.  Please visit https://oleyvalleysd-pa.safeschools.com/login to complete all yearly training assignments.  Login credentials can be obtained by contacting the Director of Athletics. 

CPR/AED Training -

Required for all coaches - training times scheduled as needed with the Athletic Department.

Background Clearances - State Criminal, Child Abuse, FBI Fingerprinting

All new coaches to OVSD must complete a thorough background check.  Please CLICK HERE for detailed instructions on obtaining these background clearances.  Please note that all clearances must be re-newed every 5 years.   Direct links to apply for the clearance certifications online can be found on the school district's employment page at: https://www.oleyvalleysd.org/human-resources-4b105938

The PIAA has dedicated a page to explain current Pennsylvania coaching requirements as well as provide coaching education opportunities available for all coaches.  To access the PIAA coaching requirement page please CLICK HERE.