The National Youth Cheerleading Certification, or NYCC, as it is more commonly referred to, is designed to inform and educate youth cheerleading coaches across the country. The NYCC is unique in that it identifies and targets coaches that deal only with cheerleading. It's not a by-product of, nor included as part of other sports certification courses or organizations. The NYCC is dedicated solely to cheerleading! As you know, cheerleading has changed over the last several years. It is now a spectator sport and a vital part of the success of any athletic program.