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Online Youth Module (YM) – Coaching License – U6 thru U8 and/or U10-U12

This is a two part course. Part one is going online and going through a 45min-1hr online section of coaching U6-U8 or U10-U12. This online instructing has video, reading text and quizzes to help learn about the selected specific age group. It covers laws, coaching methodology, player characteristics, safety and how to work with players of the specific age group. During the course coaches can stop anytime and comeback even days later till they can finish it. Following the course they can attend a 2 hour on field session and get their YM license. The field part is optional.  This online course is free to any registered TSSA coach in TN.

Click here to start your Online Youth Module course.


  • Characteristics of U6-U8 and younger and/or U10-12
  • Team Administration and risk management
  • What are appropriate activities for U6-U8 and younger players
  • Organizing a youth training session

Course Length: 1-3 hours

  • 1 hour online course
  • 2 hour field (optional) but needed for YM license


  • None


  • An open mind


  • Free for current registered TSSA members

It is highly recommended that recreation coaches that coach U6-U8 groups have this license.

To see a list of available TN coaching courses, click here.

To go back to the TN coaching education program overview page click here.

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