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Staff Registration/Membership Eligibility Requirement Timeframes

For 2020-21 Governing Season eligibility

For one's staff registration/membership to be eligible for the 2020-21 Governing Season, eligibility requirements must be completed pursuant to the following table:

Requirement: Timeframe:
Membership (passcard) purchase

2019-21 membership (purchased between July 1, 2019 - July 31, 2020); or

 

2020-22 membership (purchased between June 1, 2020 - July 31, 2021)

Background screening

Completed and passed on or after June 1, 2019
Sideline Sports Doc Completed on or after June 1, 2019
SafeSport training

Completed on or after June 1, 2020

 

More specifically, you are required to complete one of the three SafeSport trainings available, which are sequential: Core, Refresher 1 or Refresher 2. Because a Refresher 3 course is not yet available, you will be prompted to retake Refresher 2 again when completing this requirement via the NRS, powered by SportsEngine.

Disqualification (DQ) review

Completed by US Club Soccer staff upon membership purchase

Duration of completed requirements

The table below shows the validity period of  eligibility requirements for US Club Soccer staff registration purposes.

Requirement: Completion date: Valid through:
Membership (passcard) purchase July 1, 2019 - July 31, 2020 (within 2019-20 Governing Season) July 31, 2021
Membership (passcard) purchase June 1, 2020 - July 31, 2021 (within 2020-21 Governing Season) July 31, 2022

Background screening

Sideline Sports Doc

DQ review (completed internally by US Club Soccer admin)

June 1, 2019 - May 31, 2020 July 31, 2021

Background screening

Sideline Sports Doc

DQ review (completed internally by US Club Soccer admin)

June 1, 2020 - May 31, 2021 July 31, 2022
SafeSport training On or before May 31, 2020 July 31, 2020
SafeSport training June 1, 2020 - May 31, 2021 July 31, 2021