Tumbling Coaches Certification Requirements


Including Tumbling Instructors at a gym

Certifications must be complete by August 13th. Tumbling instructors are required to follow this date requirement.

Your team should NOT be attending tumbling classes with any instructors who are NOT certified as of August 13th. As soon as the certifications are complete, you may resume tumbling classes. At this time, USAF Credentials do not satisfy OSAA requirements. 

​If you have questions, please email Kelly Foster at OSAA, kellyf@osaa.org.

You may have additional district requirements that you are specifically required to complete, you should be checking with your athletic director to be sure you are set.

Required Certifications:
Fundamentals of Coaching - One time requirement 

Concussion in Sports - Annual required every year

Heat Illness Prevention - Quadrennial  required every 4 years

Appearance and Performance Enhancing Drugs and Substances Training - Quadrennial required every 4 years

Spirit Safety Workshop - Annual required every year (tumbling specific)

All can be found at http://www.osaa.org/spirit-safety*the ONLY exception to this rule: If you as the coach do not require the tumbling class, do not coordinate the tumbling class, do not have communication to the specific gym or tumbling instructor, or do not have anything regarding tumbling classes listed in any documents related to the cheer program.