Kansas Youth Soccer has partnered with the NSCAA (National Soccer Coaches Association of America) to provide additional member benefits to the largest coaching organization in the world.

For member coaches of Kansas Youth Soccer, the standard membership to the NSCAA ($95) will be discounted to $65 (save $30).  This is good for ALL memberships - NEW or RENEW.

Simply visit the NSCAA Membership Registration page and complete the registration.  When entering the billing information, simply use the code - KYS2013 to receive your discount.

Important information for all Kansas Youth Soccer Coaching Courses:

  • Courses are subject to cancellation should enrollment not meet the course minimum. Minimums vary but 12 coaches are generally needed per course.
  • All courses are open to any and all coaches in Kansas as well as coaches from other State Associations.  Members of KSYSA/US Youth Soccer receive a discounted MEMBER rate.
  • Coaches interested in registering must complete the ONLINE REGISTRATION and pay online (charge card) at the time of the registration; if paying by CHECK - registration is incomplete (spot in course not guaranteed) until the office receives your check. 
  • Attendance for the ENTIRE course is MANDATORY for course completion and receiving your certificate/license.
  • Coaches should bring a properly inflated soccer ball to each course and should come prepared for both indoor and outdoor activities.
  • If paying by check for the courses - make payable to: Kansas Youth Soccer Association; and mail to 4745 W. 136th Street, Leawood, KS 66224 (Attn: Coaching Education).
  • No testing required for courses listed as "certificate", testing required for courses listed as a "license" (E and D Licenses and higher).
  • There is no pre-requisite to register for the "E" course, although attending the Youth Module (U9/U12) course is highly recommended.
  • All candidates who wish to enroll in the "D" license must have successfully completed the "E" license and have held it for at least 6 months prior to the course.
  • NO WAIVERS FOR THE "D" LICENSE as mandated by US Soccer Federation Coaching Education.  If you believe you can bypass and be waived to a higher license, please visit the US Soccer Coaching website - http://www.ussoccer.com/Coaches/Licenses.aspx 

    National "D" License certification may be waived ONLY under one of the following conditions:

    1. Applicant received the NSCAA National Diploma and has held it for a minimum of 12 months.
    2. Applicant has three (3) years of coaching experience (any level) AND three (3) years playing experience with a Senior National Team or three (3) years of FIFA recognized professional playing experience.
    3. A foreign license of equivalence; to be reviewed by the U.S. Soccer Coaching Department.

    Click here for additional information on applying for a waiver