Advanced Coach Education Program
Canada Soccer congratulates more than 200 coaches who have been awarded 253 Canada Soccer Coaching Certificates
Canada Soccer congratulates more than 200 coaches who have been awarded 253 Canada Soccer Coaching Certificates as part of its Advanced Coach Education Program announcement to wrap up 2022. Twenty-four coaches have received or renewed their Canada Soccer A diploma. Seventy-seven coaches have received or renewed their Canada Soccer B Diploma. In addition, forty-seven coaches have received Canada Soccer Children’s Diploma, ninety-four coaches received the Canada Soccer Youth Diploma, and eleven coaches received the Canada Soccer Youth Goalkeeper Diploma..
Canada Soccer Advanced Coach Education Program Diplomas are valid for a three-year term.
The Canada Soccer A Diploma is the top-level certification in the Performance Stream of Canada Soccer’s Coach Education Program for coaches working with senior players in a college/university, professional club or academy environment. The A Diploma fulfills the coach education requirements of the Canada Soccer Professional Club Diploma for the first-team Head Coach.
More information on the Canada Soccer A Diploma Program here:Canada Soccer A Licence program
The Canada Soccer B Diploma is the entry point to the Performance Stream and continues the facilitation of learning opportunities so that coaches may work effectively with senior players in the Performance Stream pathway and prepares them to progress to the Canada Soccer A Diploma.
More information on the Canada Soccer B Diploma program here:
The Canada Soccer Children’s Diploma is an A Diploma equivalent for coaches working with children between the ages of 5-12. The Diploma aims to provide coaches with the tools they need to create the best development environments for as many players as possible at their club/academy.
More information on Canada Soccer’s Youth Diploma program here:
The Canada Soccer Youth Diploma provides coaches with theoretical and practical components focusing on holistic, effective coaching of youth players between the ages of 13-18 including designing, delivering and reflecting on all aspects of on and off field activities.
More information on the Canada Soccer Children’s Diploma program here:
Canada Soccer A Diploma
Canada Soccer B Diploma
Canada Soccer Children’s Diploma Recipients
Canada Soccer Youth Diploma Recipients
Canada Soccer Youth Goalkeeper Diploma Recipients
Canada Soccer outlines return to soccer guidelines. The return to soccer guidelines provide member organizations with a five-step process, including a checklist of weighted questions known as the Return to Soccer Assessment Tool.