Coaching Education

BASC wants to help you be ready for the upcoming season. Below are three coaching courses that are available to you before the season starts this fall. What's even better than having the courses available to you as a coach? They are all being held a the Indian Springs Soccer Complex!


Coaching Module

DESCRIPTION: This is mandatory for all new coaches in the U6, U7, & U8 age divisions. It will be taught by the BASC Head Coach, Kyle Houston. This course will help you improve as well as prepare for the upcoming season.   

ELIGIBILITY: Mandatory for all new coaches and highly advised for returning coaches in the U6, U7, & U8 age divisions

COST: Free

LOCATION: Indian Springs Soccer Complex

TIME: Saturday, August 12, 2017; 10am - 12pm

REGISTRATION: Click Here to Register


USSF F Course  

DESCRIPTION: The “F” license is a 2-hour course, conducted entirely online, intended for all parents and coaches of youth players. The focus of this grassroots course is to share U.S. Soccer’s best practices in creating a fun, activity-centered and age-appropriate environment for 5-8 year old players.

ELIGIBILITY: The “F” license course is open to all applicants at least 16 years of age.

This course is mandatory to be taken prior to the E license course. In order to be eligible to take the E license course, you must first finish this F course online class.  

COST: $25 (Reimbursable when License is complete). Please send your completion certificate to to be reimbursed. 

REGISTRATION: Click here to register for this online course. 

  • Go to the USSF Digital Coaching Center. 
  • Create a profile.
  • All of the courses that are available to you, will be listed. Currently, that will only be the F (even if you already have a higher license.)

PLANNING TOOLS AND ONLINE RESOURCES: When you register for the F course, you will get access to the DCC Planning Tools and Online Resources.


USSF National E License

DESCRIPTION: This course is designed for the U10 and up coaches and is an 18-hour course that is typically held over one weekend. It covers the elementary principles of coaching. The course consists of a series of lectures and field sessions, and attendance is mandatory for the full duration of all course meetings.Introduction to US Soccer Federation Methods and Theory. This is a 3 day course.

ELIGIBILITY: The National E course is open to all applicants who hold a U.S. Soccer National F license and who are at least 16 years of age.

COST: $20 - Please send your completion license certificate to to be reimbursed.

LOCATION: BASC is not holding an E License Course.  Please check for an available E course.

Please check back in January 2018. (Make sure you take the F course prior to the E license!)