Brooklyn Park Athletic Association

Coaches Background Check and Concussion Certificate


Complete a BPAA Background Check and Upload Concussion Certificate

Thank you for your interest in becoming a coach. We take coaching very seriously. Therefore all coaching applicants must have a background check conducted. 

  1. Start by completing the application form.
  2. Your application will be processed by an authorized agency.
  3. Your application will be reviewed by BPAA.
  4. You will be notified.
  5. You will upload your current Concussion Certificate 

Required Paperwork:

  • Background Check
    • Completed once a year for all BPAA sports
  • If you have submitted a background check for 2018 BPAA Baseball, Softball, Soccer or Football please indicate the sport/year in the application form in lieu of completing another one.
  • Concussion Training
    • Completed every 3 years for all BPAA sports, attach your certificate to the online Background Check/Concussion Training Form.
    • If you have all ready completed this and have it on file with BPAA sports, simply let us know in the below application.
    • Click here to go to the Heads Up Concussion in Sports online course, then click the button that says “Launch the HEADS UP Course”. 
    • Enter your name as you'd like to have it appear on your completion certificate, then click the "Submit" button. 
    • Click the "Play" button on the viewer to start the each lesson and complete the post-course quiz. 
    • After the quiz, a certificate will be created for you with your name on it.  Click on the “Download Certificate” link, then the "Download PDF" link to save a PDF copy to your computer.  Typically it will save to your "Downloads" folder.
    • Upload the file when filling out your Background Check/Concussion Certificate.