Coaching Courses

Please see below for coaching courses being offered by LDSA.  If there are no dates or you cannot attend one of those listed, there may be courses offered in other Alberta communities.  Click HERE to register or use the tool below to select which course is right for you.

Active Start (U4-U6): Search other communities in Alberta
FUNdamentals (U8 – U10): Search other communities in Alberta
Learning To Train (L2T – U10 – U12): Search other communities in Alberta
Soccer For Life (S4L – U14+):  April 11-12 2014, St Paul Soccer Fields


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Make Ethical Decisions (MED)

By successfully completing the Make Ethical Decisions (MED) workshop coaches will be fully equipped to handle virtually any ethical situation with confidence and surety.  MED helps coaches identify the legal, ethical, and moral implications of difficult situations that present themselves in the world of team and individual sport.  The Coaches Association of Canada requires an online Making Ethical Decisions examination to be taken AFTER the NCCP Introduction to Competition Part A or the Make Ethical Decisions Module. With the roll out of the Long Term Player Development Coaching Model – this course will be required for all levels of certification.

Visit: and click on “Competition Introduction


Making Head Way Concussion eLearning Series

By taking these NCCP Professional Development modules, you will not only become concussion smart, but your completion of one of these module will also be recorded on your coaching transcript as professional development.  Designed to help you gain the knowledge and skills required to ensure the safety of your athletes, these modules will cover: what to do to prevent concussions, how to recognize the signs and symptoms of a concussion, what to do when you suspect an athlete has a concussion, and how to ensure athletes return to play safely.  You should expect to spend 60-90 minutes completing a module, and will receive credit for completion on your coaching transcript in the Locker.

Visit: and click on “Making Head Way in Soccer”