USYS National Youth Coaching Course
US Youth Soccer National Youth Course
SCHEDULE: August 4-6 & 11-13, 2017
LOCATION: Birmingham, AL- Field TBD
The National Youth Coaching Course is designed to provide club directors of coaching, youth coaches, physical education teachers, and soccer administrators with the knowledge to successfully structure soccer environments for children aged 4-12.
The role of the coach as a facilitator is explored; the physical, mental and emotional needs and capabilities of players from 4-12 are explored; the lessons from developmental psychology are explored; and the art of teaching is explored. Candidates are videotaped for analysis during live training sessions.