Become a Coach

Thank you for your interest in becoming a Special Olympics South Carolina coach. Complete these simple steps to become a Certified Coach.

Coaches must be at least 18 years of age. Anyone between the ages of 14-17 can attend a training/take an online course to become a Junior Coach.

  • Each sport team or Area attending a State level competition must have at least one (1) Certified Coach in each specific sport they have competing at the event.
  • A person must be a Certified Coach to serve as a Coach on a regional, national or international level.

For any questions or for more information contact: Kelly Garrick, Senior Director of Sports & Competition – Email >