NJFL Coaching Requirements

All NJFL Coaches are required to complete/comply with the following:

USA Heads Up Football

All of our coaches are certified through USA Football - Heads Up Football. Heads Up Football is a unique program that advances player safety through education and nationally endorsed standards. We coach the coach to make football safety a central part of the game.

Positive Coaching Alliance

Coaching for winning and life lessons. Each one of our coaches is certified through the Positive Coaching Alliance with a goal to teach our players positive life lessons as well as success both on and off the football field. Our coaches are trained to fuel emotional tanks, coach mastery of sport and honor the game.

Background Check

A comprehensive background check is run on each of our coaches every season to ensure the safety of our youth.