Course Descriptions
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Course / Fee

Eligibility

Curriculum

E License

$100

 

Candidates must be at least 16 years of age

The "E" is designed for the parent/coach who may or may not have any previous soccer playing or coaching experience. The curriculum focuses on the development of the player, both individually and as a part of the team. The emphasis will be to build on the player’s technical development by applying tactical concepts within game situations. The course is geared to those coaching 11-14 year olds.

D License

$200 – VSA Member Coach

$250 – Non Member Coach

 

Candidates must be at least 18 years of age

The objectives of the "D" License are to prepare coaches working with players U13 and above by expanding their knowledge of the game and the developmental process necessary for players of these ages. It also provides an understanding of practical coaching methodology and the framework necessary to prepare players and a team for competition. Coaches must be at least 18 years old to attend.

2 hour Clinic

$20 – VSA Member Coach

$30 – Non Member Coach

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Coaches will receive official US YOUTH SOCCER coaching materials which include information on the art of coaching, learning through game activites, age specific games, and many other topics related to coaching youth socer. The clinics are available for any recreation (in-town) or competitive club teams. The clinics are primarly targeted for the needs of the club. 

FIFA Laws of the game link: 
http://www.fifa.com/worldfootball/lawsofthegame/index.html