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National "C" Coaching License

USSF National "C" Course

The National "C" License course is designed to introduce concepts that are targeted toward coaching players ages 15-18. The course focus is on getting coaches to think about, discuss, and recognize the recurring concepts or themes that exist in soccer. Candidates will be challenged to find ways to offer constructive guidance to players while also allowing players to experience the game for themselves

Course Dates: July 29, 2015 -Aug 2, 2015 and August 6 - 9, 2015.

Course Venue:


Kirkwood Soccer Club
1220 River Rd
Newark, DE 19720
Christiana Hilton
100 Continental Drive
Newark, DE 19713

Registration Fee: $975.00 (deposit of $275.00 due at time of application and balance due on on before June 1)

Registration: Candidates must complete the Application form and mail to the address provided on form.
                       (No email applications will be accepted)




Candidate Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and have held the National "D" License for a minimum of 12 months (attach a copy to application). As of January 2015, coaches who hold diplomas or certificates from other organizations, like AYSO and the NSCAA, will not be provided entry point into the U.S. Soccer pathway. All candidates must have a U.S. Soccer National D license or a waiver letter to be eligible to take the course. If a candidate supplies a waiver letter, that letter must be sent to U.S. Soccer for approval. Candidates are not confirmed for the course until U.S. Soccer has signed off on their waiver letter.

**** As of January 2015, coaches must hold a National D License for a minimum of 12-months or hold an approved waiver by U.S. Soccer to register for a C course; no other waivers will be accepted

Course Information: All candidates are required to complete pre-course assignments. Pre-course work can take upwards to 20+ hours to complete. A full description of the assignments, expectations, and procedural guidelines will be emailed out approximately 3-4 weeks prior to the start of the course.We strongly recommend that candidates come in good physical condition to meet the demands of the course. Candidates will spend approximately three to five hours on the field each day.

This course is limited to 40 applicants ONLY.

Please direct all questions about coaching and licenses to Lead Instructor, Lew Atkinson at

Please direct all questions about course registration to Laura Sturdivant, at

Course Calendar and Registration Page Information

MSYSA offers a variety of coaching courses through out the year. The availability of courses are based on club offering to host a course. To view a list of available courses, click on the course descriptions to the left. After previewing the course requirements, you can then proceed to the course schedules to find the course calendar and course registration page.  Look forward to seeing you in a course soon!


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