United Soccer Coaches(Formally NSCAA)
National Diploma (two weekend)
Dates: Friday December 8-10th and 15th-17th
Riverdale HS in Murfreesboro, TN.
The overall objective of the National Diploma is to acquaint the coach with the technical and tactical needs of soccer players and provide an organized and progressive methodology of coaching those needs. Basic technical and tactical knowledge is the central theme of the course in a 7v7 model. The course includes sessions on the teaching process, psychological skills training and Laws of the Game.
Time Commitment: 40 hours of directed learning, 1 hour field assessment.
Prerequisites: None. United Soccer Coaches 11v11/ Pre National Diploma or the U.S. Soccer 'E' License are recommended.
TSSA: National Diploma Holders are currently eligible to coach D1-D4 youth soccer teams.
USSF Coaching Equivalency: None