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Goalkeeper Coach Diploma


This is a Diploma course produced by Ontario Soccer that combines theoretical and practical components of Goalkeeping Coaching. It is a pre-requisite for Canada Soccer's Youth Goalkeeper Licence.

What do you learn?

Components covered include:

  • Principles of Development
  • Role of the Coach
  • Goalkeeping Psychology
  • Energy systems - Fitness, Agility and Nutrition
  • Attributes of a Goalkeeper Coach

What are the course pre-requisites?

  • Completed "Learn to Train" or "Soccer For Life"
  • Completed Ontario Soccer's Goalkeeper Coach Certificate
  • Making Ethical Decisions Course & Making Ethical Decisions Online Evaluation
  • Respect In Soccer
  • Making Head Way
  • NCCP Emergency Action Plan


What is the cost?


How to apply?

Coaches create an account on Coach Centre if they do not already have an existing account. Applications will only be accepted via E2E Coach Centre. Coach Centre will send an automated email to the coach stating that the application has been submitted.

When is the next course?

4 Online Sessions (Zoom):

April 26th, May 3rd, May 10th, May 17th (6:30pm to 8pm)

1 In-Person Practical Session: May 14th at Soccer Centre, Vaughan

Must attend all 4 online sessions and the practical session in order to achieve your Goalkeeper Coach Diploma