Nebraska Christian College
12550 S 114th St.
Papillion, NE 68046
Check-InRegistration will be held for all candidates beginning at 2:00pm on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 on the campus of Nebraska Christian College, located at 12550 S. 114th Street, Papillion, NE 68046. Check-in and all classroom sessions will be held on campus. The field sessions will be held at the Springfield Soccer Complex.
Travel InformationYou will be responsible for all your own travel arrangements. Eppley Airfield (Omaha) is the closest to the course site, about 20 miles from Nebraska Christian College. Please wait until you receive an email from the United Soccer Coaches National Office that the course has the minimum number of candidates to go ahead before booking your travel.
Pre-Course AssignmentThere are no assignments due prior to the start of this course.
MealsCourse candidates will be respobsible for most meals during the course. United Soccer Coaches will provide three meals during the course. Additional information on what meals will be covered will be available closer to the start of the course.
Lodging InformationFor those candidates needing housing during the course, the site coordinator has recommended the following hotel:
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott -
465 Olson Dr, Papillion, NE 68046; phone: 402-932-2700
What to BringPlease bring gear appropriate for the time spent outdoors at this time of year. Among other personal items, you should bring a polo/golf shirt, shin guards, a notebook with paper, pens and pencils, practice gear, training suit, rain suit, soccer shoes and flats. You do not need to bring a soccer ball as those are provided to candidates on site.
Course SafetyUnited Soccer Coaches reminds all coaches that they must have their own insurance coverage. United Soccer Coaches will not be responsible for medical payment for injuries which occur as a result of participation in the course. United Soccer Coaches also reminds coaches to wear shin guards for practical sessions. Coaches participating in practical sessions without wearing shin guards do so at their own risk.
CEU OpportunityCandidates can earn 5 CEU's (continuing education units) through the United States Sports Academy by completing the National, Advanced National, Premier and Advanced National Goalkeeping Diplomas. Additional information about this opportunity is available at https://unitedsoccercoaches.org/Education.
Course ScheduleSample Schedule
This schedule should provde a good idea of topics and course times. The schedule will be modified slightly based on availability of the school. Candidates will be sent a course specific schedule about a week before the start of the course.