Ohio North Youth Soccer Association

Background Screening and Player Safety Compliance

Welcome

Please review the following requirements necessary to complete your background screening and player safety compliance:
 

  1. Complete Adult Registration in Stack Sports or Affinity: Required if you are a coach, team manager, trainer or any  other individual who will be rostered to a team with a member pass.  Confirm registration system with your club.
     
  2. Complete Heads Up  Concussion Online Training: Required if you are a coach, team manager, trainer or any other individual who will be rostered to a team with a member pass.  You will be required to complete the Heads Up Concussion Training every two years.
     
  3. Set Up/Log Into Background Screening/Player Safety Compliance Account in SportsEngine: You will be asked information which will be used to conduct a background screening by the National Center for Safety Initiatives, LLC (NCSI), dba Southeastern Security Consultants Inc (SSCI). Please read through each page carefully to ensure that all information is provided accurately.  Click "Continue" below to proceed.
     
  4. Watch Lindsay's Law Video/Review SCA Informational Handout: Required if you are a coach, team manager, training or any other individual who will be rostered to a team with a member pass.  You will be required to acknowledge in your SportsEngine account annually.  Video | Handout
     
  5. Complete Background Screening: Required for all adults as previously defined every two years.  
     
  6. Complete SafeSport Online Training: Required for all adults as previously defined.  This training will be integrated and completed through your SportsEngine account and will be required annually.  Once an adult has completed the initial training, the refresher course will only be required in subsequent years. 

Background Screening Cost/Payment
The cost is $20 per background screening, which will be payable online 1) by the adult requesting and completing the application, and/or 2) a prepaid unique one-time use code from your club/league.  Contact your club/league for more information.

Background Screening Results
Background screening results will typically be available to Ohio North in five (5) business days; however, the specific time frame varies based on the amount of time it takes counties and states to return results.

Additional Information/FAQs
Background screening applications and player safety compliance MUST be completed by the applicant.  Any individual who completes an application on behalf of another individual is subject to suspension or other discipline, and in addition, may be subject to criminal or civil liability.


IMPORTANT: In order to complete your background screening and player safety compliance, you will need to upload a valid Heads Up Concussion training certificate.  Please complete your Heads Up Concussion training to receive your certificate before proceeding with your background screening and player safety compliance application:  HEADS UP CONCUSSION TRAINING


ALTERNATIVE TRAINING:  Heads Up is currently experiencing technical difficulties.  You may complete the NFHS CONCUSSION TRAINING as an alternative.


USER EMAIL ADDRESSES
In order to seamlessly integrate your registration, background screening and player safety compliance, you must use the same email address for ALL registration accounts and player safety processes.


Questions

For questions regarding your background screening and player safety compliance, please contact Bernie Telmanik btelmanik@ohionorthsoccer.org