Coaches Education

All CCPS coaches need the following classes in order to be eligible to coach a team at La Plata HS.

Coaches Athletic Handbook 18-19

Coaches Contact Registration – Coaches only

1)  Athletic Care and Prevention Course – See your Athletic Director for dates and times. (Must be completed in first 2 years of coaching)

Care & Prevention of Athletic Injuries (1 CPD credit)

This course will provide participants with the knowledge and basic skills to recognize athletic injuries and treat them appropriately.
The course fulfills the basic requirement for coaches in any public school for the state of Maryland, and is specifically designed for athletic coaches.

Start Date:

August 3 and August 4, 2018


Friday, August 3, 5 – 9 p.m. and Saturday, August 4, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Jesse L. Starkey Administration Building, Staff Development Room


Athletic Coaches




Todd Wogamon, ATC

To Register:  CCPS staff login with email username without the and email password.  Out of county staff click “Browse the Public Catalog”. When you try to register the system will stop and ask you to create your own login. Registration opens March 27, 2018.

Special Notes:

For questions please contact Annemarie Murphy at or 301-934-7365

Participants are on their own for lunch

There are limited seats for attendees, please be courteous and let us know if you need to cancel your registration.  Typically we have a waiting list and would like the opportunity to fill your vacated seat.

St. Mary’s County Public Schools, in partnership with ProFlex Physical Therapy will offer a course
on the Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. on Friday, January 26, 2018 and 8:00
a.m. – 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 27, 2018.  Flyer and Sign up here…


How to login:

  • CCPS full time employees login with email username and password. jsmith  (not
  • Temp employees and Teachers from outside CCPS can “Browse the Public Catalog“. Look for the link just above the login area.  If you find a class, and want to register it, will prompt you to create a username and password.
  • Search Care and Prevention and sign up for class

2) Concussion class from the website. (Cass needs to be taken each year)

3) Heat Illness Prevention from the website. (Cass needs to be taken each year)

4) Sudden Cardiac Arrest from the website. (Cass needs to be taken each year)

Classes offered on the website are offered free of charge.  Please sign up for the course and place it into your account.  The price will reflect $0.00.  Proceed to your cart and purchase.  Certificates of completion must be turned into your Athletic Director prior to the start of each season.

5) CPR and First Aid – Required every 2 years (See your Athletic Director for dates and times offered in the county.  CPR Classes for this upcoming year are as follows…

CPR class will be offered on Aug 7 2018, October 23 2018, and February 26 2019 at 5:00pm in A109-A110 at St Charles HS