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Parent Coaching Certificate

Coaches wishing to take this course should view the Coaching Course Calendar and follow the instructions to sign-up. The objective of this course is to provide the Parent-Coach who is new to the game the opportunity to learn 24 fun, age-appropriate activities that will engage their players for a complete season and enhance decision-making skills and player development. 

Topics of the 3 hour field segment:

  • Passing, receiving and possession games
  • Dribbling games
  • Small-sided games
  • Shooting games
  • Tag games with the ball


Topics of the 45 minute online video:

  • Developing a coaching philosophy, and implementing the research of Dr. Carol Dweck
  • Fundamentals of team and practice organization
  • Some laws of the game
  • Why children are not mini-adults
  • Teaching methods for player development
  • Concussion education



  • None


Course Length:

  • 3 hours on-field training
  • 45 minute online video



  • No


Course Size:

  • 20 candidates per course
    • 21-25 coaches add $20 per person
    • Over 25 a 2nd course is required


Cost: (to Hosting league)

  • $350


Course Materials and Resources:

Manual: Manual Of Activities (Coming Soon!)
Video: Link to Online Video (Coming Soon!)

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