In support of National Youth Sports Week, the National Council of Youth Sports has engaged leaders in our field to provide free or reduced-cost training for coaches throughout America.


 Coaches Training Opportunities

CoachSafely Foundation

Register now for a free comprehensive, evidence-based and peer reviewed course created by a medical board led by renowned surgeon Dr. James Andrews. This hour-long training will give you the knowledge you need to keep young athletes safe.

USA Basketball

Become a better coach by learning about the fundamentals of coaching, teaching life skills through sport and the USA Basketball player development curriculum.

  •  Visit: USA Basketball Website
  • Click “Join Plan” and use promo code 2022NYSW to register for FREE through Nov. 30, 2022!
  • Complete your training for your National Youth Sports Week certificate of completion!

NCYS is providing this training for free in the month of November. Afterwards, the plan will be available for $10 per coach.

Hospital for Special Surgery

The Sports Medicine Institute is dedicated to treating athletic injuries of the musculoskeletal system.

Register here for the 30-Day Motion Health Challenge available at a discounted rate. The Challenge, designed by the HSS Sports Medicine Institute, includes 30 days of on-demand injury prevention training and education designed for young athletes. Use promo code YSW20 to receive $20 off at registration.

Positive Coaching Alliance

Committed to changing the culture of youth sports so every child, regardless of social or economic circumstance, has access to a positive youth sports experience. Register now to receive free access to PCA’s Coaching for Winning & Life Lessons course through SportsEngine.