2020 Coaching Requirements

Coaching Development


The Canadian Soccer Association offers the following NCCP workshops. Click to view the link with more information.


Coach Courses

Levels are required for all coaches
and assistant coaches based on
the age of the players being coached:

Active Start (U4-U5)

FUNdamentals (U6-U8)

Learn to Train (U9-U12)

Soccer for Life (13+)


Additional Mandatory Requirements


1.    Respect in Sport for Activity Leaders (Soccer)

2.    Make Ethical Decisions

3.    Making Head Way in Soccer

Coaching Requirements from Leagues

Link to: Coach Certifications Required - Section 6.4 - 6.11 by NSL