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Oley Valley Athletics

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Oley Valley Athletics

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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 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:

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.