Upcoming West Virginia Soccer Association Coaching Courses:
WVSA E Coaching License
At: Musselman High School
When: February 19-21, 2016
The “E” license coaching course is designed to:
• Develop the core coaching competencies necessary to effectively teach the 9-12 year old athlete and team.
• Help coaches understand the characteristics and needs of an athlete in the basic stage of our long term athlete development model.
• Establish a foundation of knowledge and experience in order to proceed through the sequence of coaching development courses. What are the specific target outcomes of the course?
• To understand and effectively apply the principles of Long Term Athlete Development.
• To demonstrate competency in planning an age-appropriate training session.
• To demonstrate the essential competencies to execute a team training session that is focused on a technical function of the game.
• To understand concepts and recognize the principles of attacking and defending in a small-sided game environment. (3v3 to 9 v 9 adaptable to local competition structure)
• Pre-Course Assignments
• US Soccer "E" Manual Information
• The course will last 18 hours and will be held on Friday from 6:00 to 9:00 pm, Saturday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, and Sunday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm @ Musselman High School in Inwood.
• Interested coached can contact Gino Marchese at (540) 686-6802 or firstname.lastname@example.org
• Coaches must attend all sessions to obtain certificate.
• Coaches must pre-register at http://www.wvsoccer.net/coaching_courses/