Interested in coaching?
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The following forms must be completed and signed in order to be considered for a coaching position with the KRFA.
NRFL Coaching & Certification Requirements
All teams are to be coached by a minimum of two (2) and a maximum of (7) coaches. All coaches, including assistants must be at least 21 years of age
ALL coaches are required to take and pass the USA Football Certification Course as prescribed by the NRFL. ALL coaches must also attend an NRFL Rules meeting AND obtain an NRFL issued ID as determined by the league.
ALL coaches will submit and pass a Michigan State Police background check as conducted by the league. (or its school, parks/rec equivalent)
No coach will have sideline privileges without proper NRFL identification and confirmation per the master list.
FIELD BEHAVIOR & SPORTSMANSHIP
ALL coaches must remain on the sidelines as in regular high school rules, and may enter the playing field to converse with their players only during called time outs. Coaches and players on the sidelines must remain within the 25-yard line markers. There shall be an AUTOMATIC 15 yard penalty for any member of the coaching staff, players or parents on the playing field and interrupting the normal progress of the game.
ZERO TOLERANCE COACHING BEHAVIOR** ANY COACH OR ASST. COACH entering the field of play to argue an official’s call in an unsportsmanlike or hostile manner, or inciting his players or fans to harass the officials about a call and/or subsequently EJECTED FROM THE GAME SHALL BE IMMEDIATELY DISMISSED FROM THE PROGRAM IN QUESTION AND PERMENANTLY BARRED FROM ANY/ALL NRFL ACTIVITIES.
Any player using profanity, degrading language, unsportsmanlike gestures or taunting of another player, coach or official shall be penalized 15 yards for unsportsmanlike conduct. This penalty shall be considered a team penalty and any subsequent such infraction from ANY player of the same team WILL RESULT IN AN IMMEDIATE EJECTION FROM THE GAME OF THAT PLAYER.