United States Fight League
Pankration, Grappling and Mixed Martial Arts

Coach licensing

USFL Certified and licensed trainers teach, coach and mentor Pankration Athletes. 
Youth Athletes must have a licensed coach to participate in sanctioned events.





The following is required to become a Licensed Pankration Trainer: 
You cannot enter the dressing room or corner a youth athlete without an active coaches license.
An annual coaches license costs $20.

1. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR YOUR ANNUAL COACHES LICENSE
We are no longer using matscores as a licensing database. If last years license is over 1 year old, you must re-register for a new license. 
NOTE:  PLEASE REGISTER FOR LICENSE USING LINK ABOVE AS YOUR FIRST STEP:


2. CRIMINAL HISTORY BACKGROUND SCREENING: Do this first if event is within two weeks. 
This will cost $17 and is good for two years. (Clear browser history if having issues with site)
CLICK HERE TO INITIATE CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK

3. OBTAIN A FREE CDC COACHES CONCUSSION TRAINING CERTIFICATE:
CLICK HERE to access this Free Course from the CDC Website and email certificate to jon@fightleague.org 
 If using Injure Free there is no need to email certificate as the system does it for you. 



4. READ AND REVIEW THE COACHES HANDBOOK:
 
This manual details key rules and regulations for Pankration competitions; crucial health & safety guidelines for athletes; and a code of conduct to follow and install on students and parents. 
COACHES HANDBOOK   
 


5. COMPLETE ONLINE EXAM:
Questions are based off coaches handbook. Effective coaches should be able to score 80% or above. 
CLICK TO TAKE ONLINE TEST
Access code is "Coach" . You may retake this test as many times as necessary. 
(It strongly recommended to take each year to keep up with rules changes)


6. REVIEW ADDITIONAL COACHES EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS:
                                             
BOUT AGREEMENT FORMS
This document should be reviewed prior to match to ensure fight parameters are agreed upon.
Workable Word Format
FIGHTER ATHLETES PHYSICAL FORMS
Download Annual physical form in word
    
SUGGESTIONS, COMMENTS OR CHALLENGES 
Please Use this Form 

           

 













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