National 'D' License Course

Cost: $135 per person 
Course Length: 36 hours of instruction (6 hours classroom, 30 hours field)
Prerequisites: "E" Certificate (held for six months prior to taking)  Once registered for the course you will receive assignments for work to be completed prior to attending the course. Completed assignments must be brought to the first classroom session.
Minimum age: 18 Years old
Testing: Yes
Course Description:
The course combines field and classroom instruction relevant for coaches working with 13 and older players. This is the most comprehensive course offered and is preparatory for national licensing. The course requires final testing and those who pass the course are awarded either a National or State license based on their score. Participants must provide a copy of their "E" license when signing up for the course.  (Waivers will not be granted.)
Topics Covered:
  • Methods of Coaching
  • Coaching Techniques and Tactics
  • Advanced Techniques
  • Team administration and risk management
  • Prevention and care of injuries
  • Systems of play
  • Match Analysis
  • Principles of play
  • Laws of the Game
  • Practice Teaching
  • Written Exams