Coaching Requirements

Prior to being considered for any coaching position, all candidates must submit #1-5 below.

If coach will be a paid coach, #6 will need to be completed following approval by the Freedom Area School Board.

1  FASD Support-Extra Curricular App

2  Required Clearance Info 2019 01

3  ACT 126-training letter

4  Act 168-Info and Form

5  Act 24-2016

6  2020 Payroll Packet

7  Applicant Approval Form

Additional forms or paperwork may be required and can be found at


Coaching Education

All coaching staff members yearly must take the Concussion WiseCDC, or the NFHS concussion education training BEFORE coaching any sport.  The training is good for one calendar year.  You must print the course completion certificate and turn it into the Athletic Office.



Sudden Cardiac Arrest Prevention Act 59 passed in 2012, the educational course for coaches is available.  Please use the Cardiac Arrest link for access to the free on-line program. This must be completed yearly.


Starting July 1, 2016, all coaches must adhere to the PIAA Rule requiring all coaches to have completed the coaching certification courses.   Once hired, the athletic director will provide all coaches with information regarding these certifications.