KSYSA Coaching Education Programs
Kansas Youth Soccer Association (KSYSA) offers a comprehensive range of US Youth Soccer coaching education courses: the Novice Coaching Module (U6/8 Module), the Youth Module (U9/12) and United States Soccer Federation (US Soccer) courses like the "E" License (U9/U12), and the "D" License (U13 and older playing 11-a-side).
Each participant is provided with coaching materials including a course manual and upon completion an official KSYSA certificate recognized by US Soccer and each of the 55 youth state associations.
Coaches should register for the course(s) that best suits the needs of their players.
There are no prerequisites for the courses until the D LIcense. For the D License, the prerequisite is the successful completion of the E Course and/or an approved Waiver to the D License 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:
Click here for additional information on applying for a waiver.
- Applicant received the NSCAA National Diploma and has held it for a minimum of 12 months.
- 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.
- A foreign license of equivalence; to be reviewed by the U.S. Soccer Coaching Department.
It is recommended that member organizations schedule annual or bi-annual programs to introduce new coaches to modern training methods and to provide continuing education for more experienced coaches. If you are a KSYSA Member Club or League and would like to host a coaching education course for your organization, CLICK HERE. Please review requirements and procedures to hosting a coaching course.
KSYSA also offers specialized courses in conjunction with US Soccer (National C License Course) / US Youth Soccer (National Youth License Course) and other periodically scheduled coaching development oppportunities (Special Topics Series).
Please click on a course for descriptions of each course and which one might apply to you.
Once you are ready to register, please use the online REGISTRATION LINK to register and pay by credit card.