We are delighted to announce our 2018 Coerver® Coaching
Youth Diploma 1 courses, in association with our global partner
adidas® and our presenting partner FourFourTwo Performance.

The Coerver® Coaching Youth Diploma 1 has been developed over 34 years of knowledge and work with the leading federations, clubs, managers and star names in International Football.

Youth Diploma 1 Course Overview

The purpose of the Coerver® Coaching Youth Diploma 1 is to give attendees, whether you are a professional academy coach, junior coach, teacher or parent a greater understanding of how to plan & deliver more effective coaching sessions.

This will be made possible by learning to use the Coerver® Coaching Session Planner which will provide a quick & easy solution for all attendees who would like to construct weekly, monthly or even season long programmes using proven, high quality drills & games from Coerver® Coaching, "The Worlds's Number 1 Soccer Skills Teaching Method".

Coaches - you get:

Drills and games developed over our 34 year history, that you can use to build sessions for
many seasons using the Coerver® Coaching Session Planner
The secrets Coerver® Coaching have used over the last 34 years to establish themselves as
"The World's Number One Soccer Skills Teaching Method"
Essential tips on how to improve your coaching & make your sessions more effective

Scott Wright
Coerver® England & Wales Director
Youth Diploma 1 Instructor

Scott Wright, Director of Coerver® Coaching England & Wales, is one of the organisations most experienced instructors having worked with players, coaches and clubs from grassroots to professional level in 22 countries since joining in 2005.

Scott has had the privilege of spending the majority of his years with the organisation working closely with Coerver® Coaching Co-founder,
Alf Galustian.

During this time, Scott’s has worked extensively within elite coach & player development and to date has worked with the following:

Gareth Bale, Micah Richards, The Premier League™, The RFEF (Royal Spanish Football Federation), Chelsea FC, Newcastle United FC, Bolton Wanderers FC, Blackpool FC, Leeds United FC, Birmingham City FC, Millwall FC, Sheffield Wednesday FC, Fulham FC, Manchester United FC, Manchester City FC, Liverpool FC, Dinamo Zagreb FC, Videoton FC, FK Vojvodina, Slovan Bratislava FC & Slavia Prague FC.

During the 2013/14 season, Real Madrid CF invited Scott to lecture on their MSc in Talent ID and Coaching course in conjunction with the European University of Madrid. He has returned to lecture every year since, is now a member of faculty and remains the only British instructor to be invited to deliver on the course.

Between 2011 and 2016, Scott worked as specialist technical coach and coach educator at Premier League™ club, Stoke City FC who became the first Coerver® Partner Club at the start of the 2011/12 season”. Since 2007, Scott has also contributed technical training content and advice to the world's leading football publication, FourFourTwo.

Scott says of the course "Our Youth Diploma 1 course is designed for Coaches who work with young players from 7-16 years old. We designed the Youth Diploma 1 asking the question, how can we help coaches construct sessions for the week or the whole season?. The course is based on the Coerver® Coaching Session Planner which is a formula that any coach, no matter their level, can use easily to construct high quality, enjoyable sessions that are guaranteed to improve the young players that they work with".

Youth Diploma 1 Attendee Quotes

"These last two days on the Coerver® Coaching Youth Diploma 1 course certainly made me a better coach, I have been a fan of Coerver® for many years".
Jose Morais, Former First Team Coach - Chelsea FC, Real Madrid CF, Inter Milan FC

"The foundations of great teaching have always been championed by Coerver® who have taken football and created a system by which any child, through hard work and good teaching can master the basic ball skills, that then lead onto their application in skilful play.

We are passionate about our football and the belief that we must develop our players to be the best they can be. The Coerver® Coaching Youth Diploma 1 Course has just made this whole job so much easier."
Carl Lander, Assistant Head Teacher - St Aubyns School, Essex

"I enjoyed the Coerver® Coaching Youth Diploma 1 course immensely, I feel the course did show me some variations on familiar themes and I enjoyed how both Alf and Scott presented the course".
David Connolly - Former Feyenoord, West Ham, Southampton & Republic of Ireland Striker

"I thought the Youth Diploma 1 course was excellent, Coerver® is the building block on which all football should be taught. I thoroughly enjoyed the course and it has really encouraged me towant to become a better coach".
Mark Williams, Grassroots Coach - Birmingham

"I thoroughly enjoyed the Coerver® Coaching Youth Diploma 1 course, and would recommend that all coaches working with young players should attend".
Richard Beale, Development Squad Manager - Birmingham City FC

Youth Diploma 1 – 2016/17 Course Dates


Dates: Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th June 2018
Time:: 09:00 a.m. - 16:45 p.m. (both days)
Venue: Watford FC Academy, Harefield Academy, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB9

Recommended Hotel: (To be booked and paid for separately if required)
Premier Inn, London Uxbridge Hotel, Phase 500, Riverside Way, Uxbridge UB8 2YF
Tel: 0333 003 8101
Web: Premier Inn, London Uxbridge Hotel


Dates: Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th July 2018
Time:: 09:00 a.m. - 16:45 p.m. (both days)
Venue: Salford Sports Village, Littleton Road, Salford, Manchester, M7 3NQ

Recommended Hotel: (To be booked and paid for separately if required)
Premier Inn Manchester (Heaton Park), Middleton Road, Manchester, M8 4NB
Tel: 0333 321 1292
Web: Premier Inn Manchester (Heaton Park)

Coerver® Youth Diploma 1 Course - Further Information

If you have queries regarding our Coerver® Youth Diploma 1 course, please email

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• 2-days of expert tuition from Coerver®
England & Wales Director, Scott Wright

• Top quality Training Facilities

• Full resource material including
course handbook and access to the
NEW Coerver® Coach Education pathway
resources website

• Coerver® Youth Diploma 1
Course Certificate of Attendance

• Latest Copy of FourFourTwo magazine

Coerver® Youth Diploma 1 Cost

£255 per place