August 13 6:00-8:30 pm - Registration deadline Aug 6
Anyone currently coaching youth soccer, or looking to coach youth soccer, please sign up for this FREE opportunity!
Overview: A participatory coaches clinic, led by highly qualified Oregon Youth Soccer Association (OYSA) instructors. This 2 1/2 hour course which will focus on teaching basic coaching methodology and activities that are developmentally appropriate for coaching U9 thru U12 age groups.
Course Format: One half-hour of lecture/discussion, followed by 2 hours of field instruction, using coaches as players. There is no testing involved. Candidates will receive a youth module workbook with guidelines and activities and a certificate of completion.
Prerequisites: All coach participants must be at least 16 years of age, but are not required to have any licenses or previous experience. Participants must come dressed and ready to play – cleats, shin guards and a water bottle are highly recommended.
Experience levels do not matter – we can always learn new ideas. If you are brand new to coaching, this module will give you a lot of good basic ideas. If you are an experienced coach, it will add to and refresh your existing toolbox.
Cost: This clinic is FREE!! Hey, that’s a pretty good deal, considering the highly experienced OYSA staff that will be leading the clinic!
Registration: Participants must be signed up online prior to August 6. All coach participants must register with Affinity online before completing the application. If already registered with Affinity, you may use your existing login.
NOTE: We need at least 12 participants to offer this coaching module, so please get registered right away!
This is not something we have offered every year – it is a unique opportunity.