Coaching Education Certification Process

General Requirements of the Certification Process

Whether you already hold a Cal South Coaching License, a license from another US Youth Soccer State Association, or a United States Soccer Federation National Coaching License, every Cal South coach must meet the requirements of the Coaching Education Department as described on the following pages featuring the different license levels. Course contents, duration, and costs are provided within each description.

To show you how everything breaks down, here is a chart featuring the accepted progression of license levels in coaching education:

All courses are taught by Cal South State Staff Coaches who hold a National Coaching License. "D" course instructors hold either a USSF "A" or "B" National Coaching License. Youth Module instructors hold a National Youth License.

To see a list of available Cal South coaching courses, click here.

To go back to the Cal South Coaching Education Program Overview page, click here.