Extra Coach Selection

Coach Selection

Coaches that are approved by their Regions must meet the required training and certification standards of the Section 1 EXTRA guidelines which state that a current volunteer application is on file with National, have taken/passed AYSO’s Safe Haven and completed the CDC Concussion Awareness training. Coaches must have the following training to coach a specific division:


Coach Certification Requirement

10U 10U Coach Certification
11U & 12U 12U Coach Certification
13U & 14U Intermediate Coach Certification
15U & 16U Advanced Coach Certification

Training requirements address the age appropriate training environment in conjunction with more advanced training session plans and activities aligned with technical and tactical awareness of the player.