1. All Volunteers must first complete the Volunteer Registration Form every year. This includes Board Members, Managers, Coaches, Team Parents, Scorekeepers as well as all other Volunteers.
2. Board Members, Managers or Coaches for all Divisions will be required to participate in the following background screening and training process:
a. Live Scan fingerprinting check (ONE TIME ONLY! NOT EVERY YEAR!)
b. Little League Background check (administrated by JDP)
c. Completion of on-line child abuse prevention training (currently Stewards of Children) - every TWO years.
d. Completion of in-person Positive Coaching Alliance training (all coaches for all divisions)
3. In addition to Items 1 and 2, above, all Managers and Coaches for all Divisions will be required to participate in one of SMLLA’s Coaching Clinics, which include baseball fundamentals, first-aid, and safety training. First aid training is recommended every year, but is required every 3 years.