Coaching Kids Soccer 101
3.9 (40 ratings)
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Coaching Kids Soccer 101

Covers all the elements needed to have a fun, enjoyable, and productive time coaching kids soccer.
3.9 (40 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
128 students enrolled
Created by Sam Farmer
Last updated 7/2017
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Current price: $13.99 Original price: $19.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Know the basics of coaching kids and your own kid
  • Build a team to have a fun practices and successful games
  • Select or create a season long training curriculum
  • Motivate parents
Requirements
  • Interested in Coaching Kids Soccer as a Volunteer
Description

In this course you will learn how to set yourself and your team up for a great season. In an interactive manner we will cover:

  • Life Lessons -- you want to teach your team
  • Coaching 101 -- some basics of coaching and what to expect from your players
  • Assistants -- why you want them, what they can help with, and how to recruit 
  • Practices -- how to plan and run. How to select or make your own curriculum. 
  • Games -- how to make lineups, run a game, and the cycle between games and practices
  • Parent Communication -- motivating parents, how and what to communicate with them

At the conclusion you will be ready and prepared to have a great season!

Who this course is for:
  • First time volunteer soccer coach
  • Volunteer soccer coach with one to three seasons
Course content
Expand all 40 lectures 01:02:05
+ Coaching 101
8 lectures 13:29
Always Be Positive
01:32
Different Styles of Learning
01:53
Simplify, Simplify, Simplify
01:18
Equipment
01:07
What to Expect
03:23
Practice Frequency
00:32
Types of Players, Season Progress, and Not Linear
01:17
+ Assistants
4 lectures 05:25
Who to look for?
01:27
How to Recruit?
01:15
Things to Agree On
01:36
+ Practices
8 lectures 13:50
Be Prepared
01:22
First Practice(s)
02:54
Have a Curriculum
01:36
Evaluate Curriculums & Season Plans
02:13
What do you want to teach?
00:32
Make Your Own Curriculum: Drills/Games
00:55
Make Your Own Curriculum: Schedule
01:38
+ Games
9 lectures 14:19
Games -- Be Prepared
01:01
Team Balance & Weekly Cycle
01:32
Line Ups – Rotate Forward
00:50
Line Ups – Running List
00:59
Line Ups – Timed Line Up
00:53
Position Development vs Overall Development
01:36
In Game Situations
01:59
Coaching from the Sideline
02:39
+ Parent Communication
7 lectures 11:35
Parents View
01:07
Motivating Parents
02:13
What to Ask of Parents
01:36
What to Ask of Parents – Snack Schedule
02:32
Welcome to Team Email
01:15
Tracking Game Attendance
01:06
Weekly Email(s)
01:46