These new courses specifically target the age-appropriate needs of players at the 4v4, 7v7, 9v9, and 11v11 levels. Beginning early 2018, there will be a total of 8 new courses (4 online and 4 in-person/on-field) that will address the new game formats (4v4, 7v7, 9v9, 11v11).
Virginia Youth Soccer will soon be offering 4v4, 7v7, 9v9, and 11v11 in-person licenses to target the age-appropriate needs of players at these levels. Beginning in February 2018, there will be a total of 8 new courses (4 online and 4 in-person/on-field) that will address the new game formats. These align with the US Soccer Player Development Initiatives (PDI) announced last year.
Each in-person license course lasts for five (5)hours and the cost/license is $45 (plus the $25 DCC fee).
COACH KEY QUALITIES
Leading the Team: Keys for organizing the group, role of the club and parents.
Leading the Player: A coach must know the age characteristics of the player.
Coaching Training Session: How to organize a practice and teaching tools; How to put together a practice plan?
Coaching Games: Tips for organizing your team for the game.
Managing the Performance Environment: Goals of developing this age group.
Leadership: The coach as a role model.
Virginia Metro-DC Coaching Education Program
VYSA State Office
10705 Spotsylvania Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22408 Phone: 540 693 1430 Fax: 540 693 1440