Crew SC Coaching Education

Our goal is to maximize the development of each and every player in our Player Development system.  As such, it is vital to provide continuing education to our coaching staff.  Through our Coaching Education Curriculum, we want to provide our coaching staff with opportunities to learn, share, and collaborate with fellow coaches and professionals.

2017 - 2018 Coaching Education Units:

Session #1

July 26th @ 6:00pm

Mini Field & Upper 90 Lounge

Presenter: Brian Diaz

Topic: Crew SC Curriculum, 6 Pillars of a Crew SC Coach, Key Coaching Points, How to Communicate with Families

Followed by a watch party of the Crew SC vs Philadelphia Union match

Session #2

August 16th @ 7:00pm

Thompson Park

Presenter: Brian Diaz (*Gordon Henderson & Tom Turner*)

Topic: Sample Sessions by Crew SC Staff Coaches

          Small-sided: Tom Presthus, Geoff Starks, TJ Trigg

          11v11: Mike Lapper, Dave Merrick, Steven McCarthy

          Active Observation by other Crew SC Staff Coaches

Session #3

December 6th @ 7:00pm

Willis Athletic Center

Presenter: Brian Diaz

Topic: Futsal: The How and Why

Session #4

January 3rd @ 7:00pm

MAPFRE's Upper 90 Lounge

Presenter: Nathan Henninger*

Topic: Psychology of Learning

Session #5

March 7th @ 7:00pm

MAPFRE's Upper 90 Lounge 

Presenter: Tom Turner*

Topic: TBD


*Denotes the speaker has not been confirmed. 




Additional opportunities and certifications can be found at the following links:

If you are interested in attending a class, please contact Brian Diaz by clicking here.


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