The Technical Director Diploma course has undergone further improvements and has been updated for the delivery of the course for 2023.
What do you learn?
The course focuses on defining the Technical Director’s role, providing the necessary tools and enhancing the skillsets required to meet the ever-evolving demands of the position. The course modules will consist of the following topics:
What are the pre-requisites?
Prior to registering for the Technical Director Diploma course, you must complete the following:
What is the cost?
How long is the course?
The course is delivered over the course of the year, through a mix of online and in-person modules scheduled at different points. 100% attendance for all modules is required. Candidates will be required to complete pre-course tasks and post-course assignments, to receive their diploma.
Coaches will receive their Technical Director Diploma if they have successfully completed their post-course work and had 100% attendance on the course.
Application and Registration
To apply, please complete the registration found online (click here) by no later than February 10, 2023. Individuals are required to apply for the course with an up-to-date CV, copy of their NCCP transcript, a Letter of Intent, and two references. Successful applicants will be invited to register and finalize payment.
Please note: Individuals are required to make a payment for the course within 24 hours otherwise the system will remove the candidate from the class list.
|Virtual||February 22nd||10:00-11:30am||Course Orientation|
|Virtual||March 7th||6:00-8:00pm||Profiling Yourself|
|Ontario Soccer Centre||Tuesday, March 28th and Wednesday, March 29th||9:00-5:00pm||The role of the TD & Working with a Board|
|Virtual||Thursday, April 13th||6:30-8:00pm||Redefining Success in Sport|
|Virtual||Thursday, April 27th||6:30-8:00pm||Effective Marketing Strategies|
|Ontario Soccer Centre||Tuesday, May 9th||9:00-5:00pm||Modern Communications Planning & Presentation Skills|
|Ontario Soccer Centre||Friday, May 26th||TBC||Canada Soccer Programs - Player, Coach & Match Official|
|Virtual||Wednesday, June 7th||6:00-8:00pm||Holistic Youth Development|
|BMO Training Ground||Tuesday, June 13th||2:00-7:00pm||TFC Academy Visit - Presentation & Session Observation|
|Ontario Soccer Centre||Friday, June 16th||TBC||Grassroots Soccr, Developing the Player & the Talented Pathway|
|Ontario Soccer Centre||Tuesday, June 27th||9:00-4:00pm||NCCP Core Learnig Facilitator Training|
|Virtual||Wednesday, July 5th||TBC||Building a culture|
|Virtual||Thursday, August 3rd||6:00-8:00pm||Delivering Accessible Programs|
|TBD||TBD||TBC||Developing Match Officials|
|Virtual||Thursday, August 17th||9:00-12:00pm||Developing Coaches|
|Virtual||Wednesday, August 23rd||6:00-8:00pm||Futsal for Enhanced Development|
|Ontario Soccer Centre||Thursday, September 7th||10:00-4:00pm||NCCP Core Coach Evaluator Training|
|In-Person||Friday, September 15th||TBD||Operationalizing your Staff|
|Virtual||Wednesday, September 20th||TBD||Providing Effective Feedback|
|Ontario Soccer Centre||Tuesday, September 26th||9:00-5:00pm||NCCP Mentorship Training|
|Virtual||Wednesday, October 25th||6:00-7:00pm||Presentation Day Orientation|
|Ontario Soccer Centre||Tuesday, November 7th||9:00-5:00pm||Portfolio Submission & Presentation Day|