Per the rules of the NVTYLL all coaches are required the following:

1. US Lacrosse Member

2. Certified Level 1 by US Lacrosse (Requirement for Head Coaches at 5th/6th and 7th/8th)

If a team doesn’t have a Coach that is Level 1 Certified, the team will have to pay $100 extra for team registration.

US Lax Certification

See Get Level 1 Certified for more information on how to receive Level 1 certification.

Certification requires the completion of three basic elements:
1) Level 1 On-line course
2) Positive Coaching Alliance Clinic (“Double Goal Coach”) either on-line or at a live seminar
3) Level 1 Live Coaches Clinic
4) How to make proper contact On-Line course
5) Back ground check

Once you have completed the course work you need to submit your application to US Lacrosse for certification.

The NVTYLL continues to support the development of our coaches and is willing to provide financial assistance and/or incentives. The NVTYLL will provide a $75 reimbursement to any coach that becomes Level 1 certified. Submit an Expense Reimbursement Form with proof of certification to the NVTYLL Treasurer. Please contact the NVTYLL President ( for more information.