Where Do I Start?

I am not currently coaching, but I am interested in becoming a coach

If you would like to get involved in coaching because you either have an interest in the game or you want to coach your own son or daughter then the best place to start is to contact your local association.

I am currently coaching and would like to get some coaching education

If you are currently coaching a youth team and would like to get receive some coaching education, take a look at our Community Coaching Workshops. These courses can be taken independently depending on the age group that you would like to coach.

If you are coaching a team that will be qualifying for provincials it is required that you have Soccer for Life if you are coaching U14+ or Learn to Train if you are coaching U12. Note: It is required that one person on the roster has the community coaching course.

I am currently working as a high level coach and I am looking to get more professionally certified

If you have already been coaching at a high level and are serious about becoming a professional coach then the licensing stream is an option for you. The licensing stream is open to all candidates, but only the top 24 candidants will be selected to participate. If you have questions about whether you would qualify for the licensing stream please contact our Manager of Coach Education, Jim Loughlin, coaching@albertasoccer.com