Mandatory Coaches Meeting
There is mandatory meeting for managers and coaches before the season starts. Check the Events calendar or look for emails/announcements as to the date, time and location.
Little League requires that all Coaches and assistants complete a volunteer application each year. For returning coaches, use this form, otherwise use this form.
This form must be completed fully (including Social Security Number for new volunteers) and returned to
, along with a copy of your Rutgers (or equivalent) card and a photo ID (i.e. drivers license).
The volunteer application MUST be completed before you will be allowed to be selected as a manager or a coach. Volunteer applications are due February 5.
The volunteer application and accompanying documentation can be turned in:
- via email (scanned documents) to
- via mail or hand delivered to John Willaims, 1 Townsend Dr, Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927
Any questions about the volunteer form requirement, please contact
The Rutgers S.A.F.E.T.Y. Clinic
All Coaches and assistants must have completed this course (or an acceptable equivalent) in order to be able to coach.
- Hanover Township Recreation is hosting a Rutgers S.A.F.E.T.Y. Clinic on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 from 6:30 to 9:30.
The fee for the course is $45 and can be paid by cash or check, made out to: The Township of Hanover.
Coaches can call to register: 973-428-2464 by Monday, May 8, 2017.
The class will be held at the Community Center and begins promptly at 6:30 p.m. We recommend that participants be here by 6:15 p.m. If you have any questions please contact the Recreation Department at 973 428-2464 or email
- Florham Park is hosting a Rutgers S.A.F.E.T.Y. Clinic on Tuesday, May 16, 2017.
If you are interested in attending or have any questions please contact the Florham Park Recreation Department
If unable to attend this course offering, please go to http://youthsports.rutgers.edu for the current schedule of course offerings.
If you have completed this course for another sport, you do not need to repeat it for HTLL.
All Coaches and assistants are required to have a background check to coach youth sports in Hanover Township. To obtain a background check, contact Denise Brennan, Superintendent of Recreation and Parks Administration between the hours 8:30-4:30 M-F at 973 428-2463 or via email at
. She will explain the process for completing the background check.
If you have completed this background check for another sport, you do not need to repeat it for HTLL. If you have completed this background check within the past 2 years, you do not need to repeat it this year. The town will notify coaches directly if/when you need to repeat the background check.
All Coaches and assistants are required to take Concussion Training in order to be able to use Hanover fields.
Click on this link to be taken to the CDC's online training program. Complete the session and print out the certificate. The coach should keep a copy and one should be provided to the Recreation Department.
If you have completed this training for another sport, you do not need to repeat it for HTLL.
All Coaches and assistants are required to take CPR Training which is helpful in knowing how to use the defibrillators installed at every field in town. Classes are offered at various times during the year.