Staff from Canada Soccer Member Associations, including Soccer New Brunswick Executive Director Younes Bouida, and coach education staff from Newfoundland & Labrador Soccer Association, PEI Soccer, Ontario Soccer, and BC Soccer have renewed their A Licences. As well, a number of former Canada Soccer Youth and Senior National Team staff including Joey Lombardi, Sean Fleming, and former Men’s National Team player Director Shaun Lowther were among the 61 renewals.
Canada Soccer Children’s Licence recipients include coaches from a range of National Youth Club Licence holders as well as others working with children under the age of 12 and completed the coursework for the Children’s Licence in 2020 after taking the course in 2019. The Canada Soccer Children’s Licence launched in 2018 with a pilot project and rolled out across the country in 2019 with online-only courses ongoing in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Canada Soccer Coach Education Licences are valid for a three (3) year period. Canada Soccer’s Coach Education Renewal Procedures can be found at www.canadasoccer.com/coach.
Canada Soccer A Licence Renewals
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