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D License Materials


This 36-hour course is designed for the experienced coach who has already received training at the National E License. The focus of this course is to improve the coach’s ability to create game like situations in practice that challenge and improve the individuals or team’s ability.

Individual, group and team tactics are used to teach the roles of 1st, 2nd, and 3rd attacker of defender. Small sided games are used to develop an understanding of team shape and positional play as well as how to play in the different thirds of the field. Participants must successfully complete both written and practical coaching examinations to receive the state “D” License.

Course Fee = $175.00

D license pre-course materials

  • 4v4 to 11v11 Progression [PDF]
  • Best_Practices [PDF]
  • Candidate Guidelines for Evaluating Soccer [PDF]
  • Care-Prevention Handout [PDF]
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