MYSO will host recreational coaching courses on August 16, 2014 at the Jaycee Soccer Complex. To register, click the "Upcoming Youth Module Field Sessions" link below and use the following codes:
Code for U6/U8 = "MERIDIAN01"
Code for U10/U12 - "MERIDIAN02"
Upcoming Youth Module Field Sessions
Upcoming Level E and D Clinics
Mississippi Soccer Association's Licensed Coaches
Coach License Requirement
All MSA coaches must have earned a minimum of the state required coaching license equivalent to the age group in which they coach before they can coach in any MSA organized game or tournaments (that includes Districts and State Cups). See the below table for details:
Effective September 1st, 2009 with full implementation September 1st, 2010. Newly registered/rostered coaches will have 3 months to obtain age appropriate licensing after registration.
State Minimum Coaching Requirement
U6 & U8 Modules
U10 & U12 Modules
U10 - U12
[Div. I ]
U11 - U14
[Div. II & III]*
U13 – U19
State/National D License
U13 – U19
[D. II & III]**
U16 – U19
- * U12 Div. II & III can take the E course if they wish
- ** State D or National D License not required BUT recommended for Div. II & III U16 and Above