The National E course is an 18-hour course, typically held over one weekend, which covers the elementary principles of coaching and prepares interested coaches for the National D course. The course consists of a series of lectures and field sessions, and attendance is mandatory for the full duration of all course meetings.
The National E course is open to all applicants who hold a U.S. Soccer National F license and who are at least 16 years of age.
All course work for the National E course will be completed in the Digital Coaching Center (DCC). Before the first course meeting, all candidates must complete the following assignments:
Develop the core coaching competencies necessary to effectively teach the 9-12 year old athlete and team.
Understand the characteristics and needs of an athlete in the Basic Stage of U.S. Soccer's Long Term Athlete Development Model.
Demonstrate competency in planning an age-appropriate training session.
Understand concepts and recognize the principles of attacking and defending in a small-sided game environment.
Adams Township Municipal Building
690 Valencia Road
Mars, PA 16046
Course Fees: $135/coach
Friday - 6:00 - 10:00 PM
Saturday - 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday - 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM