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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.


Volunteer Application

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 or , Safety Officers, 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 5th.

The volunteer application and accompanying documentation can be turned in:

  • via. email (scanned documents) to  or 
  • via. mail or hand delivered to Tom Quirk or Paul Stamm

Any questions about the volunteer form requirement, please contact  or  .

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.

  • Florham Park is hosting a Rutgers S.A.F.E.T.Y. Clinic on Tuesday, February 19, 2018 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm (give yourself an extra 10 minutes to register.  Late arrivals will not be admitted) at the Florham Park Community Center @ 111 Ridgedale Avenue, Florham Park, NJ  07932.

Registration/payment is done online at:  https://register.communitypass.net/FlorhamPark

For more information please e-mail or call (973) 410-5390​​

For a listing of upcoming clinic dates and locations, please go to https://youthsports.rutgers.edu/educational-courses/volunteer-coaches 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.

Background Check

All Coaches and assistants are required to have a background check to coach youth sports in Hanover Township. To obtain a background check, contact Tom Quirk, Program Coordinator / Assistant to the Superintendent of the Township of Hanover Recreation Department between the hours 8:30-4:30 M-F at 973 428-2463 or via email at . He 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.

Concussion Training

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.


CPR Certification

All Coaches and assistants are strongly recommended 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.

  • Hanover Township is hosting AED / CPR Training on X, X, 2019 at X:00pm, at Monroe Hall (324 Whippany Road, Whippany, NJ) 

If you are interested in attending or have any questions please contact Tom Quirk, Hanover Township Recreation Program Coordinator at no later than February 9th.​