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All Special Olympics Class A Volunteers are required to complete the General Orientation and Protective Behaviors online training courses. Class A volunteers are individuals who meet any of the following criteria:
This includes but is not limited to: area directors, heads of delegation, coaches, adult unified partners and chaperones.
Follow the link below to begin the online General Orientation Training. This training is an introduction to and overview of the Special Olympics organization. The General Orientation is necessary for all who are interested in working with SOAZ athletes and want to help drive the Special Olympics movement. The General Orientation Training is valid for a lifetime.
Follow the link below to go to the Special Olympics Protective Behaviors Training Website. Results from this training will be routed to the SOAZ state office for certification records. The objective of this training is prevention of sexual, physical and emotional abuse of Special Olympics athletes. Protective Behaviors training is valid for three years.
ASEP offers online sport-specific courses at low cost for Special Olympics coaches' continuing education. All of these sport courses satisfy Special Olympics coach re-certification requirements.
For additional information contact:
Director of Training and Competition
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