Description- The National "D" license is a 36 to 40-hour course designed for the experienced coach who has already earned a National "E" license. The focus of this course is to improve a coach's ability to positively influence individual players and teams. The National "D" License Course is broken up in to two weekends with a minimum of 10 weeks in between Part 1 and Part 2.
Prerequisites- D part 1 course completed at least 10 weeks prior to D part 2 course start date
Course Length- 3Approximately 20 hours typically Friday night (5-9p.m.), Saturday (8-5p.m.) and Sunday (8-5p.m.)
Minimum Age- 16
- Deliberate Practice Phase (Minimum 10 Week Waiting Period)-Candidates are required to complete three (3) assigned training sessions over a minimum of 10 weeks. It is expected that the sessions be evenly distributed through the 10 week period
- Performance Review Phase (D Course Part 2)- Final on-field exam. Candidates have one full year following the completion of the deliberate practice phase to attend any performance review phase to complete the “D” course.