All RYSA coaches must take the F License course. Click on NJYS logo about the course times and registration.
"F" Level Coaching License
Cost:$30.00 (Which will be reimbursed by the RYSA upon successful completion of the course.)
Time: 9 hours
Recommended for coaching players 6-11 years old.
Required license for all travel team coaches.
Note: RYSA By-laws; ALL coaches must obtain "F" License.
The teaching philosophy for this age level is largely devoted to teaching players technique, keeping tactics simple and minimal. The course focuses on methods used in teaching the techniques of dribbling, shooting, passing and receiving, heading, defending, and goalkeeping. Focus is on fun, repetition, and the use of small-sided games. Contains practical first aid and criteria for running a safe and healthy program. The minimum age requirement for taking the F license course is 14 years old. Candidates who take the F license course and are under the age of 18 will not receive a NJYS Coaches Pass until they are 18 years old. They can obtain a Youth Trainers Pass.