Canada Soccer Children’s Licence

From Canada Soccer:

Coaching Stream:
Children’s Development Stream

Course Duration:
Nine days of in-person workshops + online modules + video evaluation process

Course Objectives:
The Children’s Licence has been built as an A Licence equivalent for coaches working with children between the ages of 5-12. The Licence aims to provide coaches with the tools they need to create the best development environments for as many players as possible at their club/academy.

Target Candidate:
Those coaches working actively within Children’s soccer, including full or part-time staff coaches.

Admission Criteria:
Successful candidates are required to have the following certifications:

  • Canada Soccer ‘C’ Licence (or higher certification)
  • Active Start, Fundamentals and Learn to Train Community Stream Workshops (2019 – strongly recommended; 2020 – required)

Course Fee:
$1,800

Cost includes:
Access to online learning management system; Canada Soccer branded Nike kit (not including boots and trainers); access to Canada Soccer session planning software (1-year subscription); all course components and equipment, including notebooks and course material; lunch on each day of the in-person workshops.

To apply:
Complete the Canada Soccer Coach Education Application


For more information on the Canada Soccer Children’s Licence, click here