Fort Saskatchewan Soccer
Our volunteers make it possible for over 1,100 children to play soccer each year

Outdoor Registration - February  1 to 28  ***  Indoor Registration - July 1 to August 31

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Courses 2017 Outdoor

Coaching Courses

In the spring and fall we host Alberta Soccer Association courses in Fort Saskatchewan. The clinics are part of the Canadian and Alberta Soccer Associations' Long-Term Player Development coaching courses program. ASA requires all coaches to have taken courses to (or above) the level at which they are coaching.

Fort Saskatchewan Soccer pays the course fees for our coaches. If you are attending a courses that is not being hosted by Fort Saskatchewan Soccer, please pay and submit the receipt and course certificate for reimbursement to info@fortsasksoccer.ca

Fees apply for individuals who do not coach for Fort Sask Soccer.

Registration is required for all courses, including the ones hosted by Fort Sask Soccer. 
Registration Link - Click Here for courses not being held in Fort Saskatchewan. Links for Fort Saskatchewan courses are below.

When you register for a course please remember the following, we are:
        District - Tri-County Soccer Association (10)
        Club - Fort Saskatchewan

If you took a course under the old NCCP Program, the equivalencies are:
                    Child Course - Active Start, FUNdamentals
                    Youth - Learning to Train (L2T)
                    Senior - Active for Life (A4L)


Coaching Courses in Fort Saskatchewan

Select the cheque option for method of payment. If you are a Fort Saskatchewan coach, you do need to bring or send a cheque. Non Fort Sask coaches, please bring a cheque payable to FSMSA to the course.

 Fort Saskatchewan Soccer will be hosting these coaching courses:

Active Start (half day course) - April 8 (Sat) - 9:00 am to 1:30 pm
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U4 & U6 Coaches
- Fort Saskatchewan Our Lady of the Angels School - 9622 Sherridon Drive 
Click here to register

Active Start (half day course) - April 22 (Sat) - 9:00 am to 1:30 pm
- U4 & U6 Coaches
- Fort Saskatchewan Our Lady of the Angels School - 9622 Sherridon Drive 
 
Click here to register
 

Fundamentals (one day course) - TBD (Sat) - 9:00 am to 4:30 pm
- U8 Coaches
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Fort Saskatchewan Our Lady of the Angels School - 9622 Sherridon Drive 
- Bring a bag lunch
Click here to register



For more information about each course  -
click here. (this is a link to the Alberta Soccer Website. Select Coach, Community Workshops and the course you are interested in.)    
                           
Active Start - U4 & U6 Coaches
Soccer contributes to the well being of children by engaging them in the sport while teaching them the basic movements. At this introductory level the objective is to get moving and to keep active.


FUNdamental - U8 Coaches

At this stage, individual player development is paramount. Coaches should create a stimulating learning environment where the atmosphere is "Freedom and Fun."

Learn to Train - U10 & U12 Coaches

Skill development is very important, and players learn best by "doing." Players move from self-centered to self-critical, and they have a high arousal level during basic skills training. This is also an important time to teach basic principles of play and to establish a training ethic and discipline. Repetition is important to develop technical excellence, but creating a fun and challenging environment is still essential for stimulating learning.

Soccer for Life U14, U16 and U18 Coaches
At any stage in the LTPD model, players may choose to play soccer as a purely recreational activity regardless of their level of ability or disability. Soccer can be enjoyed as an integral part of any personal lifelong wellness plan. Adult players can also become active in the coaching and administration of the sport.

The recruitment and retention of players, coaches, referees and administrators is key to the ongoing development of both grass roots and elite soccer in Canada through the LTPD model.

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