WVSA Risk Management Information
The Risk Management information below is for all WVSA officers, coaches, managers and volunteers. Risk Management information must be updated each seasonal year (fall/spring) so your information and assignments are correct in our soccer database.
SPECIAL MESSAGE FROM
WVSA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, DAVE LARABA
ON SIDELINE & SOCIAL MEDIA BEHAVIOR
WVSA Risk Management Policy
WVSA Safe Sport Policy (updated 4/11/19)
Appendix A - Prohibitive Conduct
Appendix B - Athlete & Participant Safety Policy/Social Media
Safe Soccer Link From US Soccer
Player Safety Guidelines (Recognize To Recover from US Soccer)
SPECIAL MESSAGE FROM WVSA
Everyone will be receiving an email stating that their Risk Management will expire within thirty days before it is due to actually expire! Everything is the same with the registration process. Be sure you get to PAGE 8 of the instructions (link below) that has you enter your SS# and SUBMIT!!!
We are implementing the mandatory Abuse Prevention Course, please see below for instructions
Abuse Prevention (SAPT) Directions
After entering your name and email, choose Volunteer (see below)
Type of Training choose #3 Sexual Abuse Awareness Training-Youth Sports (see below)
Then press sign up
After taking the course, save your certificate and upload it into your registration in Affinity like you do your Concussion certificate!
Below is a list of responses that will show up on your registration under RISK STATUS (see pic) and what they mean!!!
APPROVED = Background check successfully run. No negative results, admin is approved
EXPIRED = All admin with expired background checks (good for two years)
REVIEW COMMITTEE = Background check successfully run, questionable results came back that need to be reviewed by the State Risk Management Director
FAILED = Not able to coach/admin
SENT = Successfully sent to BGC company, results have not returned yet (allow at least 48 hours for your BGC to process)
NONE = A background check has NOT been run, they have not completed the process (See instruction link above, specifically page 7-8)
Please contact me with any questions you may have!