Cheer Coach Recognition

for years of services, and the important role coaches play in helping their cheerleaders learn the fundamentals of cheerleading, along with important life skills - hard work, discipline, team work, responsibility, etc.

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Coach of the Year Awards

for those who exemplify the highest standards of sportsmanship, ethical conduct, and moral character.

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Take the new Rules test for 23-24 Certification!

Spirit Rules Test

Winter State Cheer Competition Date Set!

February 10, 2024 9:00 AM at Legacy High School

Visit the NDCCA Competition Page for more information. 

Music-Compliance Rules

The NDCCA will follow the music compliance rules set forth in July 2016. For complete information and list of preferred providers please visit:

Check out the Important Dates for the 23-24 school year.

Become an NDCCA member today!

Don't Forget

NFHS Concussion Online Course

Concussions have moved in the forefront for concerns in coaching. Because of this, all Certified cheer coaches must take the online NFHS Concussion course. This course is only 20 minutes long and is free of charge. You will be required to register with the NFHS web site to take the course. After you are registered go to Concussion in Sports, select North Dakota, and click "Order Course." Proof of completion must be sent in with the certification form. This course needs to be taken every other year.

Certified Coach Application

Download Certified Coach Requirements