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Red Bulls June 18-22, 2018
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    Red Bulls June 18-22, 2018
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      National Youth Coaching Course

      The US Youth Soccer National Youth Coaching Course is a five-day course that combines both classroom (theory) and practical (field) sessions, and it concludes with written, oral and practical examinations. Candidates will be videotaped throughout the course; they will leave with a better understanding of the adjustments that adults must make in order to become a better and more effective coach to our young players

      NJYS hosts a US Youth Soccer National Youth Coaching Course coaching course every summer, dates and locations are usually posted by December. The course will be limited to 40 candidates and will be filled on a first come first basis.

      Confirmation of application acceptance will be sent along with information on travel, check in procedures, suggested equipment, course schedule and more.

      • Dates: Monday, June 18 through Friday, June 22, 2018
      • Cost: $825.00
      • Location: All classroom sessions will be held at the beautiful Red Bull Arena home to the NY Red Bulls of the MLS 2014 and 2015 Supporter's Shield, is located at 600 Cape May St, Harrison, NJ 07029 and will be the site for all the Classroom sessions, this includes all lectures and video reviews. For directions click here

      All field sessions will be held approximately an 8 minute drive from the Arena:

      Riverfront Park (Turf)

      GPS Address: 1-3 Brill St, Newark, NJ 07105

      For directions click here

      • Application: Register using the top link on the left to pay the non-refundable deposit. The balance due must paid using the second link by May 1, 2018.

      Send Lindsey Nappi my Assistant lindsey@njyouthsoccer.com a copy of your US Soccer National "E" License or a letter asking for a waiver with proof of coaching education, reference letter from Club President, State/Club DOC; Release of Liability Form and Coach Health Report (see attached), both of these forms must be filled out and signed before you can step foot on the field; Proof that you have completed the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) on line Head's Up: Concussion in Youth Sports OR the National Federation of State High School Associations Concussion in Sports: what you need to know - for more information on these programs see here.

      • Location: The Red Bull Arena home to the NY Red Bulls of the MLS 2014 and 2015 Supporter's Shield, is located at 600 Cape May St, Harrison, NJ 07029 and will be the site for all the Classroom sessions, this includes all lectures and video reviews. For directions click here
      • Lodging: If you are coming in from out of town and staying overnights, you should plan on checking in on Sunday evening June 17, course starts at 8:00am on Monday, June 18, 2018 and checking out Friday, June 22, 2018 as the course will end before noon. Typical course day starts at 8:00am and concludes at 7:00pm. We have looked into several hotel options near the Arena for those that are staying overnights, all include breakfast.
      1. Robert Treat Best Western Hotel 50 Park Place Newark, NJ (By the NJ PAC Center); parking complimentary with stay- 12-minute drive to Arena 973-622-1000
      2. Hilton Newark Penn Station Gateway Center Raymond Blvd. Parking and a 5 minute drive to Arena 973-622-5000
      3. Element by Westin Harrison-Newark 399 Somerset Street Harrison, NJ (across the street from Red Bull Arena)

      Meals: There are quite a few restaurants within walking distance of the stadium and most hotels. Breakfast is provided for residents at most of the hotels. Lunch will be provided for all as part of your course package, and dinner is on your own.

      Preparation and Required Reading: Due to the size of the files, we have arranged a Drop Box for all Candidate Presentations and Course Materials -feel free to download and print out click here , click on the file name itself-warning these files are HUGE so they may take some time to up and download. Also, all National Youth Coaching Course Candidates are responsible for reading the following material PRIOR to attending the National Youth Coaching Course click here

      To sign up for some great information packed US Youth Soccer e-Newsletters click here