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COACH AND REFEREE TRAINING

Referee and Coach Training Program

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Pick 6 Sports is All About the Kids!!  We are dedicated to helping kids build self-confidence on the football field by having fun and learning the fundamentals of the game.  This space is all about rules as want to ensure kids have a great time out on the playing field.  For our referees we are looking for the to:

1. ENSURE A SAFE PLAYING ENVIRONMENT BY ENSURING APPROPRIATE RULES ARE CALLED IN A CONSISTENT MANNER
2. SETTING THE TONE OF THE GAME BY BEING ENTHUSIASTIC AND SUPPORTIVE TO THE KIDS
3. OFFICIATE THE GAME

This training is a great resource for all of our referees and coaches to take time to go thru all of the videos and power points on the different subject.

iNTRODUCTION TO bEING A reFEREE

Watch an introduction of our training program and how we ensure kids have a great time on the field.

Training videos on rules

Illegal Contact - Part 1

Pick 6 Sports is a Non Contact League. Learn about the different types of contact and when a flag should be thrown.

Illegal Contact - Part 2

Discussion on illegal contact continues in Part 2 and why a flag should be thrown when there is contact.

Flag Guarding

Learn about Flag Guarding and when to call the Penalty. This is one of the top penalties you will see in Flag Football.

Rushing the Quarterback

Learn about when it is legal for the defense to rush the quarterback in flag football.

Forward Pass

Discussion on what is a legal forward pass, what the quarterback is able to do and pass only zones.

Volunteer Coaches

Hear from our volunteer coaches on whey they loving having a great time on the football field with the kids!

COMMON QUESTIONS

Resources for referees & Coaches

Referee Certification - If your a member of the Pick 6 Sports team you are required to complete USA Football Referee certification.  This is a free course.  

Rule Book - Check out the Pick 6 Sports rules book for all the questions on Game Play.

Code of Conduct - Pick 6 Sports is "All About the Kids" and we want to ensure our Coaches / Parents follow our code of conduct to ensure kids have a great time on the field.  Check out the videos and PDF of the Pick 6 Sports code of conduct.

Coaches Clinic On Demand - Now you can do the coaches clinic on your schedule.  Use this link to go thru the clinic and get credit for attending.  

Referee Job Overview - This presentation gives an overview of the referee job, expectations and an overview of the game / rules.

Working with Coaches - Key to working with coaches is confidence and clear communication.  Learn how to create a positive environment on the field with communication.  

Penalties Overview - Introduction into Flag Football penalties.  Please be aware that different leagues have different penalties, so it is important to fully understand the Pick 6 Sports rules. 

Defensive Penalties - Overview of penalties against the defense.   

got more questions on being a referee?

We'd love to hear from you if you have additional questions we can assist with.  Feel free to reach out to Customer Service or one of us below!

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Denay Stell

General Manager

Area of Expertise: Rules, Game Play, Field Staff, Referees, Customer Support, Birthday Parties, and Everything Basketball

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Rodney Brown

rodney brown

Co Founder

Area of Expertise: Coaching and Working with Kids, Field Staff, Tournaments, Camps, New Pick 6 Sport Leagues

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glenn widmer

Co Founder

Area of Expertise: Registration, Team Building, Schedules, Jerseys & Equipment, Post Season Schedules

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