These are the summer camps offered by West Chester University.
Youth Leadership & Coaches Qualification
Ages: 16-22 years old (High School Junior & Senior plus Collegiate students)
Dates: June 28-30 (Thursday rain date)
Times: 9am -4pm
Cost: $375 (before May 31) $425 (June 1 and after)
Venue: West Chester University
Please note: only 16-22 year olds or incoming High School Juniors, Seniors and Collegiate students can attend this camp
Each attendee of the YOUTH LEADERSHIP & COACHES QUALIFICATION program will receive the following qualifications:
West Chester University issued Youth Leadership Certificate
Attendees will be awarded 9 contact hours in Youth Leadership from WCU’s Continuing Professional Education. Following the program, candidates will be equipped with essential leadership skills to lead themselves and others to be successful in both sports and life. Course topics include:
- Leadership Essentials
- Growth Mindset
- Leading Individuals / Leading Teams
- Communication Skills
- Emotional Intelligence
- Diversity and Inclusion
US SOCCER/FIFA COACHES QUALIFICATION
Attendees will be awarded the US Soccer/FIFA Grassroots coaches License 7v7. The first step on the ladder to becoming a top coach, candidates will learn more about U.S. Soccer's Grassroots Coaching Education Philosophy, Play-Practice-Play Methodology, the Six Tasks of a Coach, and the characteristics of young Soccer players. The course will also ask each candidate to reflect on their experiences to develop action steps for personal growth.
PROFESSIONAL SOCCER TRAINING
Professional Soccer training by qualified professional coaches. An excellent opportunity to get touches on the ball and master new skills.