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Advanced National Diploma

Course Details

The Advanced National Diploma emphasis is on training those players within a team concept designed to produce a successful environment. The 8 vs. 8 model is the main focus. The curriculum includes team organization and training, advanced methodology, analysis and understanding systems of play, a focus on tactics within thirds of the field, technical position overviews, match analysis and the psychological aspect of coaching.

Time Commitment: 45 hours instruction, 6 hours evaluation
Testing: Yes

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To register for education courses Level 1-6, special topics, or GK 1-3, contact Robyn Lavis,rlavis@nscaa.com.
To register for education courses including High School, DOC, National, Advanced National, Premier, or Advanced National GK, contact Allison Pronske, apronske@nscaa.com.

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Acceptance into the course requires an NSCAA National Diploma, the US Soccer National "D" License, a Canadian National "B" License, or a UEFA "Level 2" Certificate. 


Minimum of 10 years coaching experience.