A "Training a Top Class Midfielder Clinic" will be held at Lynchburg College in Lynchburg, VA, on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013. Clinic cost is $50 and must be paid by check or credit card by Dec. 6th. All coaches are invited to attend. Click here for the registration form and email or fax the completed form to Jackie Burket in the VYSA office.
Each instructor of the VYSA Coaching Education Staff will hold either an US Soccer ’A’ or US Soccer ’B’ License, will be experienced in the practical application of the National Youth License and have successfully completed an apprentice program.
Beginning January 1, 2013, waivers into the D License Course will NO LONGER be accepted. Even if a coach has a previously-approved waiver, it will no longer be considered valid.
Holding the US Soccer “E” Certificate/License for a minimum of six months will be the only prerequisite for the “D” course. US Soccer is currently updating and making revisions to improve the “D” License course. Please check back frequently for updates.
Also beginning January 1, 2013, fees for the D Course will increase to $160 for members and $210 for non-members.
New Fee Schedule beginning January 1, 2013
The 2010-2011 VYSA budget approved by the VYSA Membership this past June was approved with an increase in Coaching Education course fees. In addition, VYSA subsidizes the cost of Coaching Education, which results in reduced course fees. As a result, there is a greater fee for non VYSA members (those who are not members of a VYSA member organization, regardless of residence).
The cost of VYSA Coaching Education courses as of January 1, 2013, is as follows: