How to become a CYO Coach

1. Take the Coaching Coaches Online Training program ($24.95) Link

2. Take the Protecting God’s Children (OVASE) Online Training program (FREE) Link

Quick Steps:
Create Login and Password
Enter your personal information
Select ministry location (Parish of CYO program)
Select your ministry and identify yourself as a CYO coach
Click “no” for already attending a Virtus Protecting God’s Children course
Select training date for live training or scroll to bottom to choose the online course (allow 24 hrs upon completion to receive your certificate)

3. Complete and email in a Criminal Background Check form [link] to

4. Once 1 -3 are completed, bring your Completed Coach Training Certificate and Protecting God’s Children Certificate to the CYO Office (2718 W Woodlawn)
Mon – Fri between 9 - 4 pm to take your picture and get your badge.