STEPS TO VOLUNTEER

Where can I VOLUNTEER?

Owensboro You Hockey can always utilize volunteers at various levels that are not listed below, i.e. during Blast Bash, at fundraisers, etc.

All new volunteers will be trained on what to do in the area they volunteer.  

Below is a list of volunteer positions available each season. The positions listed below specifically have to have the credentials listed in the next section, “Steps to Becoming a Volunteer”. Group A and Group B have different steps to be completed.

Group A - Follow the Group A Steps

Committee Member

Scoreboard Operator

Scoresheet Keeper

Group B - Follow the Group B Steps

Locker Room Monitor

Team Manager

On-Ice Participant

Coach

Penalty Box Monitor


VOLUNTEER DETAILS

  1. Penalty Box Monitor 
  2. Monitors sit in the penalty box the entire game. They will open and close the door for players as they come off or enter onto the ice. This position is only for age groups 10U and up. 
  3. Scoreboard Operator 
  4. The scoreboard operator will keep the time, score, and penalties. They will also be the music coordinator if available.  
  5. Scoresheet Keeper 
  6. The scoresheet keeper will keep official start time, location, score, and penalties on the provided scoresheet. Also in charge of getting the coaches of each team and referees signatures.
  7. Locker Room Monitor(s) 
  8. Players cannot be in a locker room without a coach, team manager, or a locker room monitor. Locker room monitors are utilized on an as needed basis.
  9. Team Managers
  10. Team Managers are appointed on Travel Teams by the Head Coach.
  11. On-Ice Participant
  12. On-Ice participants are those who help during practices. An on-ice participant can also be those who are on the ice during an 8u/6u game.
  13. Coaches - Interested in coaching? Check out the "Resources" tab to find out more!
  14. Contact the Board if you are interested in becoming a Coach. Upon becoming a Coach you will follow the process.
  15. Committee Member
  16. OYHA has various committees to become involved. Ask a board member today how you can help!

STEPS TO BECOMING A GROUP A VOLUNTEER


  1. Obtain your USA Hockey Membership
  2. Free for each volunteer, except Coaches. There is a fee that varies year to year for Coaches.
  3. Click this link to obtain your Membership https://membership.usahockey.com/ 
  4. This process will give you your USA Hockey Number as a volunteer.
  5. Valid ONE Season
  6. Complete the Volunteer Registration at the top of this page.


STEPS TO BECOMING A GROUP B VOLUNTEER


  1. Obtain your USA Hockey Membership
  2. Free for each volunteer, except Coaches. There is a fee that varies year to year for Coaches.
  3. Click this link to obtain your Membership https://membership.usahockey.com/ 
  4. This process will give you your USA Hockey Number as a volunteer.
  5. Valid ONE Season
  6. Complete SafeSport Training
  7. Free for all volunteers. This does take some time, so make sure you have time when you start the training.
  8. Click this link to complete https://www.usahockey.com/safesporttraining
  9. Valid ONE Season
  10. Background Check
  11. $25.00 - Cost may vary year-to-year.
  12. Click this link to complete https://www.usahockey.com/backgroundscreen
  13. Valid TWO Seasons
  14. Complete the Volunteer Registration at the top of this page.


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