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Youth Certification

Youth Certification

The YOUTH MODULES are courses specifically for the true youth course, ages U6-U12. These courses are designed to provide instruction of the dealings with young players and the understanding of what they go through and how we can teach the individual. This course is a 3 hour course and is mandated for all Recreational Coaches or those working with U12 and below.

Location of these classes shall be posted once it is confirmed. Classroom is both Lecture and Video work. There is no testing for either Modules. 

Cost of the Y-1 is $30.00

Cost of the Y-2 is $40.00.

There is a minimum of 8 coaches per class 

U6-U8 Youth Coaching Module
This course, conducted with your US Youth Soccer State Association, has an online section and an on-field event. Both must be completed in order to fulfill the course requirements. This course focuses on age specific knowledge for U6-U8 players such as the rules of the game, characteristics of the U6-U8 players and coaching techniques for this age group.
 
States Offering: Alabama, Alaska, California - South, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New York - East, New York - West, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas - North, Texas - South, Utah and Wyoming.
 
U10-U12 Youth Coaching Module
The U10-U12 course takes the successful U6-U8 course and adapts it for coaches with older players. Adaptations include: Rule changes, characteristics of U10-U12 players and coaching approaches for players in this age group.
 
States Offering: Alaska, Idaho, Louisiana, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York - West, Nevada, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Tennessee, Texas- North, Texas - South, Utah and Wyoming.