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Flag Coach Training

Flag Football Coach Training / Requirements

1) Register as a Coach: 2022 Flag Coach Registration

2) Complete Background Check: 2022 Background Screen Only for USA Football Certified Coaches

3) Become USA Football Certified

This is an ONLINE training.  You must have/create an account with USA Football.  Go to and make sure "Hillsboro Youth Football - TVYFL" is your organization. 

  • On your dashboard, click "Certifications & Courses", then "Take Me There".
  • Find "Youth Certification 2022".  Click "Learn More", then "Get Certified" 
    • The certification cost is covered by HYFA, but you must use the code below to purchase. 
      • Code: 65A2B1
  • Be prepared to dedicate at least 3-4 hours of time into this training. This can be done altogether or at different times. There is no skipping or fast forwarding sections.
  • If you are a returning coach and have been previously certified, your account should be recognized and will just need to complete re-certification.
  • Important topics for both contact and non-contact football will be covered.

3) Become First Aid/CPR Certified

  • TBD

4)  Attend HYFA Coaches Meeting

  • Thursday, August 25th 6pm @ Hilhi

5)  Attend League Coaches Meeting

  • Sunday, August 28th 5pm - Virtual


Hillsboro Youth Football Association - TVYFL  
3285 SE Rood Bridge Rd. Hillsboro, OR 97123  


Get the App!

Be sure to download the Sport Ngin mobile app from one of the following links: Apple and Android

We recommend you also download the Getting Started Guide for families and athletes to help get you set up.