Guidelines to Re-Open

COVID-19 PREVENTION New England Sports Center is working with the NH Task Force to implement health and safety procedures that follow the states guidance.

PHASE – 1 STAFF PROTECTIVE GEAR & SUPPLIES

1. Require employees to maintain a minimum distance of 6 feet from others; wear a mask in situations where physical distancing cannot be maintained.

2. Provide gloves to employees for contact with high touch surfaces, cleaning and disinfecting and direct contact with sports equipment

3. Provide employees with up to date COVID information and training on safe usage and disposal of protective equipment such as gloves and face coverings

4. Provide employees with hand sanitizer

5. Maintain a supply of cleaning materials, disinfectant, sanitizer, gloves and face masks

FACILITY SANITIZATION GYM AREAS: Clean using the appropriate EPA approved material for the surface:

1. All courts, floors wall to wall, spectator benches, player benches will be cleaned and sanitized with a floor machine and fogger

2. All scorer tables, score board consoles and chairs

3. Door handles inside/outside

4. Vending Machine window and buttons

5. Water Fountain

6. Sports Equipment

7. All bathrooms

8. Lobby table/chairs

OFFICE AREAS: Clean using the appropriate EPA approved material for the surface:

1. Door handles inside/out

2. Gym light controls and light switches

3. Your office desk, keyboard, mouse and phone

4. Front counter, keyboard, mouse, tablets and phoneGENERAL PROCEDURES FOR EMPLOYEES Provide protocols and guidelines for all phases to employees related to:1) Disinfection Measures

a) Preventative Material Inventory and Supplies

b) Disinfection Frequency in Facilities and Offices

c) Follow CDC guidelines in implementation of workplace cleaning and disinfection practices

2) Increase personal hygiene practices

a) Wash hands before your shift and more frequently

b) Avoid touching your face, eyes or mouth

c) Practice good respiratory etiquette including coughing, sneezing into a tissue or your elbow

3) Social Distancing Protocol

a) Social Distancing in office areas

b) Social Distancing in common areas 4) Daily Self Screening Protocol

a) Health/Wellnessb) Documenting temperature with supplied infrared no touch thermometer

c) Isolation protocol for both staff, visitors and customers

5) Stay home if you feel sick. Reference www.cdc.gov for list of symptoms

6) Self Quarantining and Return to Work Protocol

7) No Visitors in the Facility during Phases

8) Mail and Packages should be dropped off at front entrance GENERAL PROCEDURES FOR PROGRAMS / PARTICIPANTS NESC will provide additional protocols and guidelines (for all phases) to participants and families prior to the start of the program for which they are enrolled, including:

1. Check-In Procedures and Pre-Screening Measures for Health/Wellness

2. Foot traffic entry/exit pattern for the facility with staggered start/end times to ensure physical distancing
3. Sanitation of shared equipment

4. Number of entrants allowed into facility by NH State Guidlines

5. Items participants are required to bring such as sports equipment, hand sanitizer, cleaning supplies, first aid

6. Responsible for disposing of bottles/trash that Programs/Participants are responsible for

7. All Non-NESC Programs are required to follow and enforce NH State Guidlines with their Participants  

GENERAL STAFF

1. Must wash hands before your shift starts and more frequently

2. Documenting temperature with supplied infrared no touch thermometer

3. 1 st Person in must sanitize common door handles (Office, front door, bathrooms, closet, concessions), gym light controls, light switch in office and front lobby, the keyboard/mouse you use and phone

4. Must wear a mask outside of the office when customers are present

5. Maintain safe distance in office if not working alone. 2 staff max in office

6. Bathrooms must be cleaned/sanitized every hour when courts are in use

7. Inform customers of facility safe distance procedures for sitting/standing positions for the lobby & gym

8. Communication with customers at front office must stay shielded behind window

9. Must wear gloves for all Cash/CC transactions and dispose after contamination

10. No one is allowed in the front office other than working staff

11. Must wear gloves handling basketballs

12. No basketball rentals during phase 1

13. Gloves must be worn while cleaning & picking up trash

14. Player benches/scorer tables must be wiped down each hour  

PROGRAMS, PARTICIPANTS, FACILITY

1) Small group training can begin with the NH State Guidlines

2) Inform Programs and Participants of COVID policies and procedures and screening procedures in advance including: Do not attend the facility if you feel sick. Reference www.cdc.gov for list of symptoms

3) No-contact training, shaking hands, high 5’s or huddles

4) All Coaches and Program Directors must supply first aid and sanitizers for their Participants

5) No table/chairs in lobby

6) Marked areas for sitting on player and spectator benches for safe distancing

7) All spectators are required to wear masks. Number of spectators to follow NH State Guidlines

8) Limit number of users in bathroom with safe distance lines in hallway marked on floor

9) All Programs and Participants are required to wash hands at arrival and departure

10) Inform players/customers/families of COVID policies and procedures in advance

11) Use signage to remind players/families of physical distancing at entrance and waiting areas

12) Keep sliding glass window closed at front office

13) No one other than working staff allowed in office

14) Water Fountain will be closed down

15) Will need to bring your own equipment. No basketball rentals

PHASE -2 GENERAL STAFF

1. Must wash hands before your shift starts and more frequently

2. Documenting temperature with supplied infrared no touch thermometer

3. 1 st Person in must sanitize common door handles (Office, front door, bathrooms, closet, concessions), gym light controls, light switch in office and front lobby, the keyboard/mouse you use and phone

4. Must wear a mask outside of the office when customers are present

5. Maintain safe distance in office if not working alone. 2 staff max in office

6. Bathrooms must be cleaned/sanitized every hour when courts are in use

7. Inform customers of facility safe distance procedures for sitting/standing positions for the lobby & gym

8. Communication with customers at front office must stay shielded behind window

9. Must wear gloves for all Cash/CC transactions and dispose after contamination

10. No one is allowed in the front office other than working staff

11. Must wear gloves handling basketballs

12. Gloves must be worn while cleaning & picking up trash

13. Player benches/scorer tables must be wiped down each hour

PROGRAMS, PARTICIPANTS, FACILITY

1. Full contact amateur sports for Leagues, Tournaments & games under the NH State Guidlines

2. Inform Programs and Participants of COVID policies and procedures and screening procedures in advance including: Do not attend the facility if you feel sick. Reference www.cdc.gov for list of symptoms

3. No shaking hands, high 5’s or huddles

4. All Coaches and Program Directors must supply first aid and sanitizers for their Participants

5. No table/chairs in lobby

6. Marked areas for sitting on player and spectator benches for safe distancing

7. Number of spectators to follow NH State Guidlines

8. Limit number of users in bathroom with safe distance lines in hallway marked on floor

9. All Programs and Participants are required to wash hands at arrival and departure

10. Inform players/customers/families of COVID policies and procedures in advance

11. Use signage to remind players/families of physical distancing at entrance and waiting areas

12. Keep sliding glass window closed at front office

13. No one other than working staff allowed in office

14. Water Fountain will be closed down

15. Programs will need to supply their own equipment- Basketballs

PHASE- 3 GENERAL STAFF

1. Must wash hands before your shift starts and more frequently

2. Documenting temperature with supplied infrared no touch thermometer

3. 1 st Person in must sanitize common door handles (Office, front door, bathrooms, closet, concessions), gym light controls, light switch in office and front lobby, the keyboard/mouse you use and phone

4. Must wear a mask outside of the office when customers are present

5. Maintain safe distance in office if not working alone. 3 staff max in office

6. Bathrooms must be cleaned/sanitized every hour when courts are in use

7. Communication with customers at front office must stay shielded behind window

8. Must wear gloves for all Cash/CC transactions and dispose after contamination

9. No one is allowed in the front office other than working staff

10. Must wear gloves handling basketballs

11. Gloves must be worn while cleaning & picking up trash

12. Player benches/scorer tables must be wiped down each hour

PROGRAMS, PARTICIPANTS, FACILITY

1. Full contact amateur sports for Leagues, Tournaments & games under the NH State Guidelines

2. Inform Programs and Participants of COVID policies and procedures and screening procedures in advance including: Do not attend the facility if you feel sick. Reference www.cdc.gov for list of symptoms

3. No shaking hands, high 5’s or huddles

4. All Coaches and Program Directors must supply first aid and sanitizers for their Participants

5. Number of spectators to follow NH State Guidlines

6. Limit number of users in bathroom with safe distance lines in hallway marked on floor

7. All Programs and Participants are required to wash hands at arrival and departure

8. Inform players/customers/families of COVID policies and procedures in advance

9. Keep sliding glass window closed at front office. Can open on the sides

10. No one other than working staff allowed in office


Why Choose us?

What makes us the premiere sports facility in new england?

Clean Facility

We take pride in keeping a clean and organized facility. Our courts and fields are maintained to give you the best experience you can have.

Open Year Round

We are open year round and always have classes or leagues going on for all sports. We will close for weather emergencies but are open most days!

equal competition

Whether its your first time playing a sport or your thirtieth there is a league for you. They will match you with your skill level to make it fun.

Great Staff

The management all the way down to the workers are great people. If you have questions or need anything they are always there to help out!