Requirements to Coach in PIAA Member Schools Information
The following links provide access to all the necessary clearances and educational requirements for all paid or volunteer coaches to coach at a PIAA-member school:
- PDE Required Background Clearances
- PA Department of Education Required Training Courses
- PIAA Required Coaching Education Courses
- Rule Interpretation Meetings
- (Required for Head Coaches in the Sports listed. (Fall: Field Hockey, Football, Soccer, & Volleyball(Boys’ & Girls’) Please Note: Boy’s Volleyball Rule Interpretation Meetings need to be attended in the Fall; Winter: Basketball, Swimming & Diving, & Wrestling, Spring: Baseball, Lacrosse, Softball, Track & Field ).
- Click here for dates and times of rule interpretation meetings.