Accessing AYSO University (AYSOU) the First Time

By | March 9th, 2019|Categories: Coaching, Education and Certification|Tags: , , , |

AYSOU is the online training curriculum manager for all of AYSO. It relies on the same login as Blue Sombrero, and indeed the first time you access AYSOU you need to do so through Blue Sombrero so that the online credentials are passed through and your account gets registered. Go to ayso1455.org and click Login in [...]

New to Soccer?

By | February 4th, 2019|Categories: Coaching, Education and Certification|Tags: , , , , |

If you've reached this page it is likely because you're interested in becoming a new coach for your child's 8u or below team. The requirements for becoming a coach do NOT entail having much (if any) previous soccer knowledge. The rules (referred to as Laws of the Game) of soccer are actually extremely simple at this [...]

New Coach Training and Certification

By | February 4th, 2019|Categories: Coaching, Education and Certification|Tags: , , |

Congratulations on deciding to become a youth soccer coach! It may very well be the most rewarding activity you've done with your child in a long time. All coaches (including assistants) are required to complete a few basic steps: If you haven't already, complete the coach application so you can select desired practice times, coach pairings, [...]