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Advanced National Diploma

Course Details

The Advanced National Diploma is a 45-hour course designed for the experienced coach working with the advanced player. The emphasis is on training those players within a team concept designed to produce a successful environment. The 8 vs. 8 model is the main focus. Candidates receive a curriculum which outlines the course and includes valuable resource material. The curriculum includes team organization and training, advanced methodology, analysis and understanding systems of play, a focus on tactics within thirds of the field, technical position overviews, match analysis and the psychological aspect of coaching. Testing includes oral, written and practical (coaching) evaluations. Acceptance into the course requires an NSCAA National Diploma, the US Soccer National "D" License, a Canadian National "B" License, or a UEFA "Level 2" Certificate.

Prerequisites

Acceptance into the course requires an NSCAA National Diploma, the US Soccer National "D" License, a Canadian National "B" License, or a UEFA "Level 2" Certificate. 

Recommended

Minimum of 10 years coaching experience.

 


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