Babe Ruth League mandates on-field coaches (for players aged 9 & up) must complete the Babe Ruth League Coaching Certification program by passing the on-line "Coaching Youth Baseball" course. The certification is good for life!
The $19.95 fee will be refunded, if requested, by Dover Baseball upon successful completion of the course. Please contact Dover Baseball Treasurer Jim Ault at
Description of Course
Coaching Youth Baseball - The Ripken Way for Babe Ruth Baseball Coaches
From this interactive online course, you'll learn to prepare for your season, provide the best possible experience for your athletes, and coach baseball the Ripken Way. This course was developed solely for coaches affiliated with Babe Ruth League and Cal Ripken Baseball and contains content provided by coaching experts at Ripken Baseball not found anywhere else. It's informative, engaging, challenging, and fun!
The course is supplemented by more than 200 pages of material. As you proceed through the course, links to pertinent sections of the online book will be provided. Simply click the link. The text will be downloaded as a PDF document, which you can either read on your screen or print.
The course includes many interactive exercises featuring audio clips and Flash animation activities that apply and enrich concepts from the reading material. The course also includes a handy Coach’s Clipboard feature that brings together the many PDF forms, documents, and detailed plans for successful practice sessions and game-day coaching into one handy reference. The course concludes with an online 30-question test.
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