January 16 - April 23, 2024
Virtual (Classroom) + Maple Grove, Minn. (In-Person)

U.S. Soccer: C License

(1/5/2024 deadline)

Course Begins: January 16, 2024 (Virtual)

In-Person: February 22-25, 2024

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: Thursday, January 4
  • 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) January 4-April 23, 2024

In-person dates: February 22, 2024-February 25, 2024 (Maple Grove, Minn.)

Student Coaches can expect a full day of learning on these dates.

All classroom locations held at Holiday Inn & Suites Maple Grove

All field sessions held at Maple Grove Sports Dome