13 Dec REMINDER: Less than one month left to register to LaLiga Formation Methodology Level 3 course in Tulsa
TULSA, Okla. | The deadline to register is Jan. 9, 2018 to the LaLiga Formation Methodology coaching education course, Jan. 12-14 at Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Okla.
Through nine courses to date, nearly 1,000 coaches from 325 clubs and organizations have been educated in LaLiga Formation Methodology.
- LaLiga Formation Methodology Level 3 Course – Hosted by Oklahoma Premier Clubs
Jan. 12-14, 2018; Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Okla.
Course web page | Registration
The course will be hosted by the Oklahoma Premier Clubs. At its highest level of programming, the Oklahoma Premier Clubs contributes to the Red River NPL, a newly formed league member for the 2017-18 NPL season. The Oklahoma Premier Clubs consists of seven clubs: NEOFC, Oklahoma Celtic, River Valley FC, South Lakes SC, Stillwater Apex FC, TSC Hurricane and West Side Alliance.
“Getting in-depth exposure into the modern LaLiga methodology is a unique opportunity for our Oklahoma Premier Clubs coaching staff,” said Jim Tindell, Executive Director of TSC Hurricane. “Learning the methodology that has been adopted by some of the world’s most renowned clubs first hand is truly unprecedented and supports our mission of raising the game. We are excited to be able to bring this course to our Oklahoma Premier Clubs coaches, as well as other coaches in the country. Investing in coaching education is a critical component of the Oklahoma Premier Clubs platform.”
The league was formed based on four primary platforms:
- Player Identification
- Club, Coach and Referee Development
- US Club Soccer’s Players First
LaLiga Formation Methodology is a staple of US Club Soccer’s Players First initiative, which is a branded, holistic club soccer experience for parents and players, emphasizing the development of each individual to his or her full potential, and helping parents make better choices about where their children should play.
ABOUT THE COURSE:
LaLiga Formation Methodology courses outline the philosophy and methods used across LaLiga to train, develop and form some of the world’s top players. There are three levels, with Level 3 serving as an introduction to the comprehensive development strategies used by the top professional league in the world. Level 2 serves as the intermediate stage, and Level 1 will expand further on coaching education methods with time in Spain working directly with Spanish academies.
The 2½-day Level 3 course includes theory and practical sessions both on and off the field. Topics include: 1) Methodological Foundations of Training, 2) Structure of Training, 3) Development of the Training Model, 4) Training Tactical Concepts, 5) Training Technique, 6) System Development and Strategy and 7) Training Physical Elements.
The course fee also includes a one-year license for each attendee to Kimet Sport – the software for design, control, evaluation and periodization of training sessions used as for the course and by LaLiga academies, including Real Madrid C.F., FC Barcelona, Atlético Madrid, Athletic Bilbao and Sevilla FC.
The application is available here.
- Friday, Jan. 12: 12 p.m. – 7 p.m.
- Saturday, Jan. 13: 8:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
- Sunday, Jan. 14: 8:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
A detailed schedule is available here.
For travel information, as well as bios of LaLiga technicians, please visit the course web page.
ABOUT US CLUB SOCCER:
A National Association member of the U.S. Soccer Federation, US Club Soccer fosters the growth and development of soccer clubs in order to create the best possible environment for players of all ages.
Anchored by Players First and its five pillars of Club Development, Coaching Development, Player Development, Parent Engagement & Education and Player Health & Safety, US Club Soccer offers registration, league- and cup-based competition platforms, player identification and a variety of other programming, resources and services.
US Club Soccer is sponsored by Nike and supported by LaLiga through a technical partnership.