No previous formal soccer or coaching experience is necessary to coach our Grassroots program. All coaches will be required to complete Coaching Certification provided by Ontario Soccer Association (OSA). Croatia Norval does ask for exemplary commitment, communication, skill development and fair play from all coaches. Croatia Norval does offer further coaching development opportunities and coaches will be guided and supported by the Technical Director and his staff. If interested, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Competitive coaches do need to have former playing and/or coaching experience. Our club provides opportunities for those interested in coaching at various levels and sets up aspiring coaches for success. With amazing licensed senior coaches - junior or newer coaches will have mentors in the club to help guide them through their goals. Contact: email@example.com to start your coaching experience at Norval!
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If you're interested in getting involved in the community or youth sports in any manner, please reach out to us! We have plenty of positions and roles available including and not exclusive to: Camp Coaches, Camp Assistants and organizers, tournament and event staff, Festival Coordinators, high school volunteer hour opportunities etc. If interested in getting involved, send us an email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Croatia Norval Soccer Club
Provincial C-License (4-day in-person workshop; classroom portion only is acceptable for Under-13 Inter-District, but certification must be completed & passed for Under-14 Regional and above)
Soccer For Life is a pre-requisite for the C-License (2-day in-person workshop); Learn to Train carryover from grassroots is also an acceptable pre-requisite for the C-License
Making Ethical Decisions (3-4 hour in-person / online workshop)
Respect in Soccer (1-2 hour online module)
Making Headway (1-2 hour online module)