New Hampshire Soccer Association

NH Soccer Association
Coaching  Certification Requirements


The following are the coaching certification requirements that will expire at the end of the 2014-15 season (July 1, 2015)

The changes in the USSF coaching curriculum has required NHSA to updated the coaching certification requirements.  The new standards will take effect the start of the 2015-16 season (September 2015).   The 2014-15 season has served as a transition year.  The NH coaching community has had 18 months to update their coaching certification in order to meet the new standards that will begin in the fall of 2015.  

The new standards are as follows:

Definition of 'Competitive' and 'Travel/Recreational' pathway categories:

Coach Jeffrey Cousineau, Director of Coaching Education, was a presenter at the NHSA Annual General Meeting, on February 28.   At the AGM, Coach Cousineau discussed the new coaching certification requirements and the benefits of the new two pathway for coaching education in NH.  Coach Cousineau also described the new partnership between NHSA and NSCAA.

A copy of the Keynote presentation for the lecture and a copy of the memo describing the changes to the coaching curriculum are available above.  If you have any specific questions about new changes, please contact Coach Jeffrey Cousineau.

To request a coaching license reprint, the cost is $10.00.  To pay for the license
  1. Send a check - New Hampshire Soccer Association, 1600 Candia Rd, Suite 3, Manchester, NH 03109
    1. Memo: Coaching License Reprint
  2. Send $10.00 cash to the State Office - New Hampshire Soccer Association, 1600 Candia Rd, Suite 3, Manchester, NH 03109
  3. Accompanying your payment, please provide the follow details to receive your reprinted license:
    1. Name
    2. Address
    3. License Level (YM 10/12, USSF E, USSF D, etc.)
    4. Course Location & Date