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D License

National D License


Course Details:

The National D license is a 40 to 45-hour course, held over two weekends, at minimum 4 weeks apart, designed for the grassroots coach who meets the prerequisites outlined below. The focus of this course is to facilitate the improvement of the candidates in the Six Tasks of a Coach across all four game models (4v4, 7v7, 9v9, 11v11) with a particular emphasis on Coaching Training Sessions. Candidates that register for this course are expected to attend both meetings.


Eligibility Requirements:

A unique combination of three of the eight Grassroots Licenses now formally represent the prerequisite to progress to the U.S. Soccer D License. Specifically, candidates must have completed a minimum of three grassroots courses, in the form of two in-person courses and one online course:

  • Two in-person courses (one of which must be the 11v11)
  • One online course across any of the four levels (4v4, 7v7, 9v9, 11v11)


Coaching candidates who have earned the E or F License will have the following opportunities to use those certifications toward the D License prerequisites:

  • U.S. Soccer E License + Introduction to Grassroots Coaching Module
  • U.S. Soccer F License + Introduction to Grassroots Coaching Module + 11v11 in-person license + one other in-person license


Please contact Mike Freitag at with any questions.


Scheduled Courses

Broomfield- July 27-November 17, 2018 REGISTER HERE

Fort Collins- August 10-November 10, 2018 REGISTER HERE


Tentative Schedule

First weekend:

Day 1: 5:30-9:30 PM

Day 2: 9:00 AM-7:45 PM

Day 3: 9:00 AM-5:30 PM


Second weekend:

Day 4: 8:00 AM-7:30 PM

Day 5: 8:00 AM-6:00 PM







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