The Rio Grande Valley, Area One Office, will be conducting the Motor Activities Training Program (MATP) Coach's training on February 18, 2020, scheduled to begin at 10:30 A.M. until 12:00 P.M.
This Level One sport-specific training school will certify coaches in MATP. Special Olympics Texas RGV requests you contact them, via email or phone if interested in becoming certified in this program, by Wednesday, February 12, 2020, by 6 P.M.
The Sports Information Guide, known as the SIG, Online Training is required prior to attending this training. You must show confirmation of completing the online SIG Training or you will not be allowed to attend. Online SIG Training available here.
Also, all new coaches, under Special Olympics Texas, must submit the following online certifications prior to attending any sports-specific training:
· Class A Volunteer Application
· General Orientation
· Criminal Background Check
· Protective Behaviors
· Concussion In Sports.
All the necessary steps to becoming a new coach may be found and completed online. For more information, click here.