Maryland State Youth Soccer Association along with US Youth Soccer is excited to announce that the National Youth License will be offered this summer at St. Thomas More Academy in Buckeystown, Maryland.
The National Youth License focuses upon the nature of children and the adjustments adults must make to coach them. The course curriculum covers the ages of 6-12 years old. All Coaches, Directors, and Administrators involved with youth soccer will benefit greatly from the knowledge gained from the National Youth License.
The course tuition is $675 for MSYSA affiliate coaches, $750 for non-affiliate coaches. This is a “commuter” cost, which means that meals, transportation to site and overnight accommodations are not included. This is a state hosted course. MSYSA will coordinate all aspects of the course including: applications, payments, administration and inquiries. Applications will be processed on a first come first served basis and space is limited.
- Be at least 18 years of age
- Hold a minimum of a State or National "D" License or NSCAA equivalent
- You may attend the course if you do not hold a "D" with written permission from your respective state director of coaching
HOW TO APPLY:
Applicants may select to either pay in full or hold their spot in the course with a $200 non-refundable deposit. (credid/debit card only)
CLICK HERE TO APPLY (Course is currently filled)
Once the candidate has registered online the following materials must be completed and returned to MSYSA either by mail or e-mail.
Send ALL application forms and documentation to:
MSYSA, 221 5th Ave SE, Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Attention: Bill Stara, Technical Director – NYL
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Please write NYL Application in subject line)
All application materials must be received no later than June 30th , 2012. Space is limited for all National Youth Licenses; applicants failing to submit final payment by the deadline will have their registration cancelled. Applicants who cancel less than 3 weeks prior to the start of the course are not eligible for a refund unless another candidate is found to take their place.
Check-in procedures will be emailed to fully paid applicants approximately 2 weeks prior to the course. MSYSA do not recommend finalizing travel arrangements until registration is confirmed, and is not responsible for airline penalties or any other costs.
Course Location: St. Thomas More Academy in Buckeystown, Maryland
3989 Buckeystown Pike
Buckeystown, Maryland 21717
Meals: Meals are not provided; however there are a number of restaurants in the vicinity.
Prerequisites: Candidates must be 18 years of age and hold a “D” License
(State or National). You may attend the course if you do not hold a “D” with written permission from your respective State Director of Coaching.
What to bring: Candidates will be participating in the course. All candidates must provide their own soccer ball for field sessions. Please bring the proper training attire to play.
Cost/Registration: $675 for MSYSA members, $750 for non-members
Contact person: Bill Stara, MSYSA Technical Director