February 21 - June 19, 2023
Virtual (Classroom) + Saint Paul, Minn. (In-Person)

U.S. Soccer: C License

(2/1/2023 deadline)

Course Begins: February 21, 2023 (Virtual)

In-Person: April 13-16, 2023

and Details

The U.S. Soccer C License hosted by TCSL is an online and in-person course. This blended format combines an online experience, assignments, small group meetings, independent learning, and in-person meeting.


80+ hours (virtual & in-person meetings)

Course Duration: Four months (Including summative assessment) with four in-person days

  • Virtual meetings (Large group/small group)
  • Videos
  • Individual meetings with Coach Educator
  • Independent learning and investigation/research
  • Individual assignments
  • Collaborative projects

Assessment: Formative Assessments (course assignments during the course)

  • Leadership and Managing the Performance Environment
  • Leading the Player within the Team
  • Team Performance Observation-Analysis
  • Coaching Games
  • Coaching Training Sessions

Summative Assessment: (Final projects at the end of the course)

  • Coaching Games
  • Team Performance Analysis report
  • Coaching Training Sessions
  • Designing two (2) training session plans (within one week)
  • Coaching one (1) training session (video)

To register for the U.S. Soccer C course, students must meet the following prerequisites:

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Have held a U.S. Soccer D license for at least 6 months or meet the waiver guidelines
  • Access to a team (U13+) in a participation environment for the duration of the course

Optional Pre-course Meeting: Must be registered to attend. Meeting held one (1) week prior to the official start of the course

  • Opening Webinar Date: Tuesday, February 21, 2023
  • Opening Webinar Time: TBD CT
  • Opening Webinar Link: This will be shared in the course calendar and communication

Schedule: The final meeting dates and times will be announced at least three weeks prior to the course start. During the pre-course meeting, each educator group will establish its own meeting times

Dates: (Including the Pre-course Meeting) February 21 to June 13, 2023

In-person dates: April 13th – April 16th, 2023 (Saint Paul, Minn.)

  • Thursday, April 13
  • Friday, April 14
  • Saturday, April 15
  • Sunday, April 16

Student Coaches can expect a full day of learning between the hours of 9am-8pm.

All classroom locations held at TBD Hotel (Saint Paul)

All field sessions held at Sanneh Complex