For all our of current volunteers, use the spreadsheet tool to the right to check when your certifications expire.

Protective Behaviors and Concussion training must be completed every three (3) years.

Current volunteers can renew their online trainings for protective behaviors and concussion training by visiting the new Special Olympics Pennsylvania online portal. In the same portal, you can see the status of your background clearances, the expiration date included and the status of any sports coach certifications you have attained. You can also change your contact information and password.

Proceed to SOPA’s portal here Your User ID is your email address you have previously used with Special Olympics. If you have forgotten your User ID, please contact Click on the “Forgot password” and follow the instructions to create a new password.

Dates to Note…

  • Outdoor Winter Games: February 9-11, 2020
  • Indoor Winter Games: March 7-8, 2020
  • Summer Games: June 11-13, 2020
  • Sports Camp: August 9-15, 2020
  • Fall Festival: November 6-8, 2020