USA Football offers the following Coach Certification Courses:
- Level 1 Tackle Certification and Flag Certification
- High School Certification (created in partnership with the National Federation of State High School Associations)
The Tackle Certification and Flag Certification courses serve as USA Football's Level 1 base certification courses for all youth tackle and flag coaches. These courses are set up to provide you with the education to develop your coaching philosophy, understanding of the game and the positions on the field, teaching the proper fundamentals and techniques, Heads Up Tackling, Concussion Awareness and more. Level 1 Tackle Certification and Flag Certification are included in the price of the Coach Membership.
The High School Certification course was developed in partnership with NFHS. The purpose is to give high school coaches a basic understanding of high school football fundamentals. The High School Course is not included in a Coach Membership and is an additional $10 on nfhslearn.com/headsupfootball.
*Please note: To be covered under USA Football's General Liability insurance policy, you must have successfully completed a USA Football certification course within the past 12 months and have an active Coach Membership.