How to Become a Volunteer High School Coach

Notice: This article was written by Steve Jordan, Coach's Notebook. Email the author at

Here are some of the things you can do  - or must do - to be accepted as a volunteer coach. Some organizations are desperate for help and will make the path as easy as possible for you. In other programs, becoming a volunteer assistant may be a competition in itself. One thing is for sure, you will need the trust of the professional coaches and the Activities Director to particpate.