Coach Certification Training
In compliance with AYSO's National Coaching Program, a number of coach training courses are offered by AYSO Area 2N, the individual Regions as well as advanced training by Section 2. Training to or above the level of team you are coaching is required for head coaches and strongly encouraged and soon to be required for assistant coaches. In addition to the below coach certification training requirements, all coaches must be registered for the current soccer year and have completed AYSO Safe Haven Training.
Divisional Training Requirements
| Division You
|Under-6||U-6 Coach (Safe Haven)|
|Under-8 (includes Under-7)||U-8 Coach (Safe Haven)|
|Under-10||U-10 Coach (Safe Haven)|
|U-12 Coach (Safe Haven)|
|Under-14||Intermediate Coach (U-12 Coach)|
|Under-16|| Advanced Coach (Intermediate Coach)
|Under-19|| Advanced Coach (Intermediate Coach)
AYSO Section 2 Sponsored Training
Coaches Manuals by Division
The AYSO National Coaching Program provides age specific Coach Manuals that will be your “survival guide” throughout the season. Be sure and review the Coach Manual for your age group prior to attending the certification class.