Eastern New York Hosting Two National C Coaching Courses in Schenectady and Dobbs Ferry
New York Soccer News: The C is the foundation of all high-level coaching courses
Soccer coaches will be delighted to get a “C” when the Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association (ENYYSA) hosts the “C” Coaching Course in Schenectady and Dobbs Ferry this year.
Applicants must be at least 18 years old, be currently coaching and have held a National “D” License for a minimum of one year or meet the waiver guidelines found here.
“This is a great course that is a vital stepping stone for those that wish to move onto the B and A courses,” commented Tim Bradbury, Director of Coaching Instruction for Eastern New York. “The C is the foundation of all high-level licenses and is full of vital teaching strategies and game concepts.“
This “C” course and first-class curriculum are designed for coaches working with players ages 14 and up.
The course encompasses the various tasks of the coach, including training sessions, coaching games, leading players, leading the teams and managing a performance environment plus vital theory sessions on periodization and principles of play with field sessions.
The cost is $1,900 (course only) and there is both an instruction/development period and an assessment period.
The timeline is:
Schenectady Course – Afrim’s Sports Park, 969 Watervilet-Shaker Road in Schenectady)
- Instruction: April 22-26
- Assessment: June 27-July 1
Dobbs Ferry Course – The Masters School, 49 Clinton Avenue in Dobbs Ferry
- Instruction: July 5-9
- Assessment: August 19-23
Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association: With over 100,000 youth soccer players–both boys and girls–and more than 25,000 volunteers, the non-profit Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association (ENYYSA) reaches from Montauk Point, Long Island to the Canadian border. Members are affiliated with nine leagues throughout the association, which covers the entire state of New York east of Route 81. ENYYSA exists to promote and enhance the game of soccer for children and teenagers between the ages of 5 and 19 years old and to encourage the healthy development of youth players, coaches, referees, and administrators.