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  YFBCA's Youth Football Coaching Certification


1. How prepared are YOU to take the field this season?

2. Gain credibility from team & parents as a certified youth football coach

3. Build your confidence to handle the responsibilities of a football coach

4. Set yourself apart from the competition 

The mission of the Youth Football Coaches Association is to educate the volunteers within a youth football league with the knowledge and skills to create a positive environment for young athletes and teach life lessons that go along with this great game.

Many leagues are in search of means to make sure that the coaches are going through a formal football coaching education certification or training program prior to taking the field this season.

Youth Football Coaches Association Exam utilizes the various domains within the National Standards for Sports Coaches set forth by the National Association for Sport & Physical Education (NASPE).  


How Does the Youth Football Coaches Exam Work?

1. Are you a coach who wants to be certified?
Scroll down and keep reading!

2. Are you on the board for the league?
Get A Private Exam Page For Your League's Coaches- Click Here!

New for 2011... YFBCA Exam will be valid for 2 football seasons upon the date of certification.

First Step- Simply purchase the exam below. Only $15 per Exam! One of the most affordable on the web!


You'll receive a download form with a unique link to access the Youth Football Coaches Exam after purchase.

The Youth Football Coaching Exam can be accessed from a computer anywhere you can connect to the internet.

Second Step- Review the YFBCA Exam Prep material at your own speed.  Everything is easy to access, and no special computer skills are required. 

Third Step- After you've completed the 60 true & false questions of the Youth Football Coaches Exam, you'll receive your score and a follow-up email with a certificate featuring your name and team name. Print the certificate!

Fourth Step- Upon completion of the YFBCA Youth Football Coaches Exam, you will be directed to the CDC's Head's Up Concussion Quiz.

You will also be directed to a private page on YFBCA.org reserved for just the Certified Youth Football Coaches.

This private page has exclusive downloads and information. 

If by chance you don't get an 80% passing grade, you will be able to retake the exam at no additional cost!


Available online 24 hours a day at work or at home
Start when you're ready and set your own pace for completion

What's on the Youth Football Coaches Association Coaches Exam?

60 True & False Questions Covering the Following Topics

1. Coaching Philosophy & Standards

2. Sports Safety & Injury Care

3. Rules & Football Terms

4. Coaching Administration & Organization

5. Football Skills & Techniques

Prepare by reveiwing all the information on YFBCA's Exam Prep Pages


What do Coaches get once they become a Certified Youth Football Coach?

  1. Personalized certificate
  2. YFBCA's Coaches Packet (20 + pages of coaching information & tools)
  3. Coaches limited liability insurance coverage policy (1 million dollar coverage)- Coverage Begins July 1, 2011
  4. Custom sideline badge w/ coaching standards on back
  5. YFBCA's monthly newsletter
  6. Voucher from Riddell to attend Glazier/Mega Clinics for Free.
  7. Access to all resources on YFBCA.org


60 True/False questions on all aspects of coaching youth football.
Learn more by clicking on the link above.

Youth Football Coaches Association has partnered with Coeus Global to provide certified criminal background checks.

1 Click on link to learn more details.
* plus applicable court fees
  • What if I do not pass the exam?
    The goal of this certification process is to prepare coaches to take the field. You will be permitted to retake the certification as many times as needed until passed for only one (1) exam fee.

  • Can the Certiftcaion Exam be customized for my league?
    Yes, we can add any specific questions that your league would require of it's coaches. Contact us at info@yfbca.org to arrange a special exam for your league.


Youth League Board Members

Set up a Private Page for ALL your coaches to complete the YFBCA Exam.

$10 Per Exam for 20+ coaches

Click to learn more and take a FREE Sample Exam


Youth Football Coaches Association
Making Good Coaches- Great Teachers!
Phone: (814) 893-2221  
Email: info@yfbca.org

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