As lax continues to grow in Des Moines and throughout Iowa, we will face an increased need for qualified coaches. US Lacrosse now offers coaching certification courses for registered members.
USL Certification Steps
Do you want to be a certified coach through US Lacrosse? If so, take the following steps:
Level 1 Certification
Fulfill your educational components (ECs) by completing these three requirements.
• CEP Level 1 online course ($30)
• CEP Level 1 Instructional clinic ($65)
• PCA Double Goal Coach 1 course – Coaching for Winning and Life Lessons
Upon completion, apply for certification. Submit the paperwork and your documentation.
Level 2 Certification
Meet the following requirements to complete your educational components.
• Be Level 1 certified
• CEP Level 2 online course ($55)
• CEP Level 2 Instructional clinic ($85)
Apply to certify. Submit the paperwork and your documentation.
Right now US Lacrosse is offering registered members the opportunity to take the Level One online course for free. Both the boys’ and girls’ courses are available – and yes you can register for both for free. After registering, you have 120 days to complete the test.
Future coaching education opportunities will be posted as they become available. Contact me with questions.