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About United Soccer Coaches

Founded in 1941 and based in Kansas City, Mo., United Soccer Coaches has grown into the world’s largest soccer coaches’ organisation that serves members at every level of the game. United Soccer Coaches works every day to inspire coaches and ignite their passion for the game so they pass it on the players and others in the soccer community.

MISSION
United Soccer Coaches provides programs and services that enhance, encourage, and contribute to the development and recognition of soccer coaches, their players, and the game we love.
VISION
"United Soccer Coaches is the trusted and unifying voice, advocate, and partner for coaches of all levels of the game"
CORE VALUES
Deliver value to each member that exceeds their expectations. Uphold a sense of family and acknowledge past contributions. Maintain the highest standards of ethical conduct and sportsmanship. Fiscal responsibility. Meet the needs of a diverse membership. Serve the greater good of the game and manage the association through teamwork and open, honest communications.
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Effective soccer coaches are all life-long learners. However, formal coaching education costs time and money, so it must be valuable to you right now.

United Soccer Coaches education at Thanyapura Hotel & Sports Resort is accessible, affordable, relevant, and designed with busy coaches in mind.

By choosing to invest in your education with United Soccer Coaches you are supported by our global Coaching Academy Staff of career coaches & educators. You can expect your training from a relatable instructor who is truly in the coaching environment. Our Academy Staff meet you where you are to ensure your success, on and off the field.

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Advanced Diploma Coaching Courses

(National; Advanced National; Premier; Advanced National GK, DOC; Master Coach)

Advanced courses are designed for the full time, part-time or serious volunteer coach.

United Soccer Coaches’ Advanced Diplomas can boost your coaching career, prepare you for upper-level licenses and provide evidence of your commitment to best help your players.

Build your coaching education experiences to reach the highest levels of coaching with the United Soccer Coaches Advanced courses. When you complete these courses you will have earned a diploma that is respected industry-wide and enhances your coaching resume. These include the National, Advanced National, and Premier. In addition, United Soccer Coaches has university partners who offer a Master Coach diploma and Master’s Degree in Soccer Coaching.

You know better than anyone that your credentials indicate your knowledge and place within the game, so when you complete these advanced-level courses, it becomes a benchmark giving you opportunities to set yourself apart for better job opportunities and pay.

To be successful you must stay up to speed with the game and keep your coaching skills fresh through professional development. These courses do just that.

*United Soccer Coaches Advanced Education is a benefit of membership with the association. If you are not a current member, a one-year membership is included in your course registration. If you have any questions, please contact the Member Services Team at membership@unitedsoccercoaches.org.

Coaching Development Diploma Courses

(4v4; 7v7 / 9v9; 11v11; GK1; GK2; GK3; Special Topics)

Educated coaches help to deliver a positive playing experience for young athletes and more enjoyable experience for themselves. The United Soccer Coaches Coaching Development Courses reflect the current football landscape with a focus on small-sided games and allows all types of organizations to deliver useful coaching education from novice to intermediate in an accommodating way. The following courses ensure that coaches get the education they want and need alongside their peers in your own backyard. If you are coaching youth players for the first time, coming back to this level after time away or moving up to the next age group, Coaching Development Courses are for you.

You may have played most of your life, but coaching is a very different experience especially with young children. Coaching Development Courses help you improve the experience of both you and your players with practical hands-on direction so that when you walk out on the field your deeper understanding will be reflected in both your practices and games.

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