If you are interested, contact Diann Sedam at (574) 721-1982.

Class A volunteers are required to complete a five-step application and training process. Class A volunteer is someone who has regular contact with athletes. Examples include:

  • Coaches
  • Chaperones
  • Unified SportsĀ® Partners
  • Volunteer Leadership / Management Positions

The application and trainings are for all coaches, volunteers, and Unified SportsĀ® Partners. These five-steps must be completed before any Special Olympics training, any competition, orbeginning any duties related to your role.

STEP 1: APPLICATION
STEP 2: BACKGROUND SCREENING
STEP 3: COACH / VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION (CVO)
STEP 4: PROTECTIVE BEHAVIORS TRAINING
STEP 5: CONCUSSION AWARENESS TRAINING

Special Olympics Indiana utilizes our Volunteer Management System (VMS) to navigate new applicants through the Class A application and training process. VMS is a secure online system. It will walk you through each of the 5 steps at your convenience.

To get started, go to the Special Olympics Indiana Volunteer website at https://volunteers.soindiana.org/application.