Rutgers Safety Program Clinic on March 7th, 2022!

UpdatedFriday February 4, 2022 byAllendale REC Announcements.

Hello future volunteer coaches-

Allendale is happy to introduce our very own Rutgers SAFETY Clinic for aspiring coaches of Allendale Recreational sports and Saddle River Valley. This is a required course in able to volunteer as a coach or assistant coach.  Youth Coaches and referees need to take this course too!

The Rutgers SAFETY Clinic (Sports Awareness for Educating Today's Youth ™) is a three-hour program that meets the "Minimum Standards for Volunteer Coaches Safety Orientation and Training Skills Programs" (N.J.A.C. 5:52) and provides partial civil immunity protection to volunteer coaches under the "Little League Law" (2A:62A-6 et. seq.)  (

To register for this 3 hour ONLINE course, please click link and sign up.  The fee for this program will be $60. Completion of the course is for the entirety of your coaching career.

Date is Monday, March 7th at 7:00pm.  You must login at 6:30pm to set up and prepare for a 7pm start time!

In accordance with the stipulations in the Little League Law, the Rutgers SAFETY Clinic:

  • helps coaches minimize the risk of injury to young athletes
  • provides information about fundamental coaching concepts which enhances volunteer coaches' effectiveness
  • protects volunteer coaches from civil lawsuits

An email for log-in instructions will be sent to you prior to the start of the SAFETY course.


Questions?  Please send an email to

  - Allendale REC Commission