Certified Youth Sports Administrator Academy

Presented by Michigan Recreation & Park Association and National Alliance for Youth Sports

Tuesday, March 28 in Lansing

The Academy for Youth Sports Administrators is a comprehensive certification program offering cutting-edge information on critical topics for professional youth sports administrators. The Academy’s primary goal is to provide professionals with the foundation and tools needed to positively impact the youth sports experience for all children in their communities. It is designed as an interpersonal, educational and networking opportunity that no youth sports administrator should miss.

The Academy is the only place where the Certified Youth Sports Administrator (CYSA) credential can be earned! Attendees gain a foundation of knowledge as well as new perspectives on developing workable solutions to challenges and issues faced while on the job.

Topics covered within the Academy include:

  •  Youth sports philosophy
  • Policies & procedures
  • Volunteer management
  • Child abuse and bullying prevention
  • Parent management
  • Conflict resolution
  • Insurance & risk management
  • Emergency preparedness and injury prevention
  • Inclusion of children with disabilities
  • Evaluation & marketing of your program
  • Model youth sports program
  • Professional development

 The Certified Youth Sports Administrator (CYSA) credential is earned upon successful completion of the Academy Examination.


Register Today


DATE:  Tuesday, March 28, 2017 

TIME:  9:00am-4:00pm

LOCATION:  Foster Community Center, Lansing 

COST:  $300 mParks Members / $340 non-members