BUILD OUT LINE - US Soccer PDI

The VYSA Coaching Education Department has several resources to help you understand the build-out lines as required by the US Soccer PDIs.

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Schedule and registration information for 4v4, 7,7, 9v9, and 11v11 
US Soccer Player Development Initiatives (PDI) Courses.
These courses replace the E License courses...

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C RETEST FOR PROVISIONAL C LICENSED COACHES
Coaches who received a “Provisional” C License are eligible to retest
at the C License Performance Center, Feb. 3, 2018, in Fredericksburg.

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PDI COURSES TO BE SCHEDULED!
VYSA Announces  
Player Development Initiatives (PDI)
Courses
 
Virginia Youth Soccer will soon be offering 4v4, 7v7, 9v9, and 11v11 in-person licenses to target the age-appropriate needs of players at these levels. Beginning in February, 2018, there will be a total of 8 new courses (4 on-line and 4 in-person/on-field) that will address the new game formats. These align with the US Soccer Player Development Initiatives (PDI) announced last year.

US Soccer PDI must be implemented in every state, league, and organization that is affiliated with US Soccer.

Registraton will be through the Digital Coaching Center (https://dcc.ussoccer.com). Coaches must have taken the US Soccer on-line F course prior to registering for a PDI License.

 

Each in-person license course lasts for five (5) hours and the cost/license is $45.

 

COACH KEY QUALITIES 

 

  • Leading the Team: Keys for organizing the group, role of the club and parents.
  • Leading the Player: A coach must know the age characteristics of the player.
  • Coaching Training Session: How to organize a practice and teaching tools; How to put together a practice plan?
  • Coaching Games: Tips for organizing your team for the game.
  • Managing the Performance Environment: Goals of developing this age group.
  • Leadership: The coach as a role model.
 
 

 

 
 
 
Virginia Metro-DC Coaching Education Program
VYSA State Office
10705 Spotsylvania Ave
Suite 201
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
Phone: 540 693 1430
Fax: 540 693 1440

 

Gordon Miller
Technical Director
Email:      vysatd@vysa.com
 
Paul Shaw
Coaching Education Director
Email:      Paul@vysa.com
 
Jackie Burket
Coordinator, Coaching Education
Email:      Jackie@vysa.com
 
 
Each instructor of the VYSA Coaching Education Staff holds either a
US Soccer ’A’ or US Soccer ’B’ License, is experienced in the practical application of the 
National Youth License, and has successfully completed an apprentice program.

 


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Fee Schedule

VYSA subsidizes the cost of Coaching Education, which results in reduced course fees for our members. As a result, D License course fees are higher for non VYSA members (those who are not members of a VYSA member organization, regardless of residence).

VYSA Coaching Education course fees effective Jan. 1, 2018 :

Coaching Education Course

Member Fee

Non-Member Fee

PDI in-person licenses

$45

$45

D License Instructional Weekend

$250

$270

D License Evaluation Weekend $85

$85

 

Please note that US Soccer collects a $25 surcharge for each course run through the DCC.

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