TRAINING PLAYER (U8 – U10)
(2015-2017)

LEAD INSTRUCTOR

Eddie Mukahanana

Qualifications:
CANADA SOCCER  Children’s Licence
CANADA SOCCER A Licence
Active Start
Fundamentals
Learn to train
Respect in Sports
Making Head Way in Soccer
Make Ethical Decisions

Mental Health in Sport
Technical Director Diploma 

Selected Players (U8-U10) invited to join the Skill Centre will participate in the Training Program and may register with other LISA Clubs to participate in their House League. Those players who choose to register with WIA only will participate in the Active Start Festival under WIA. WIA does not offer an in-club house league for this age group. This Program is co-ed.

Visit our camps page for Player Identification Camp dates to apply for the  Skill Centre.

Primary Learning Outcomes

  1. Stopping and Running with the ball at speed
  2. Moving forward when attacking and retreating when defending,
  3. Basic quick movements with and without the ball

Learning Objectives

  1. Physical Development:
    Develop speed, agility, coordination and balance
  2. Technical:
    Improve individual and collective basic techniques
    Improve possession and transition
  3. Psychosocial:
    Positive learning environment
    Interact positively and feel confident within the group, creating a challenging learning environment
  4. Tactical:
    Creating space and applying basic principles
  5. Social/Emotional:
    Increase confidence with the ball & playing with teammates
    Cooperation with teammates in collective tasks during practice

Program Schedule

SPRING 2024

  • Start Date: 9 April 2024
  • End Date: 13 June 2024

FULL-YEAR

  • Start date – 7 September 2023
  • End date – 13 June 2024

Training Block 1: 7 September 2023 – 14 December 2023

  • Training session locations – UVIC
  • 2 Training sessions per week (Technical and SSG incorporated)
    • 75 mins training sessions
  • 1 Multi-Sport session or Psycho-social activity per week
  • Participation in a LISA Active Start Festival
  • NOTE: UVIC session times are 3:15 pm – 4:30 pm

Training Block 2: 9 January 2024 – 14 March 2024

  • Training session locations – UVIC
  • 2 Training sessions per week (Technical and SSG incorporated)
    • 75 mins training sessions
  • 1 Multi-Sport session or Psycho-social activity per week
  • NOTE: UVIC session times are 3:15 pm – 4:30 pm

Training Block 3: April 9, 2024 – June 13, 2024

  • Training session locations – UVIC
  • 2 Training sessions per week (Technical and SSG incorporated)
    • 75 mins training sessions
  • 1 Multi-Sport session or Psycho-social activity per week
  • May Long-weekend Tournament
  • NOTE: UVIC session times are 3:15 pm – 4:30 pm

Arrival and ball mastery 3:15 – 3:30 pm

WedMulti-Sports/ Psychosocial Activities3:30 – 4:30 pm
Tues & ThursTechnical/ Tactical Sessions3:30 – 4:30 pm
SatLISA League Matches – Rangerssee LISA schedule

Program Fees

SPRING SESSION

  • $600 includes GST
    • All players receive
      • Standards-based curriculum
      • 2/3 sessions per week
      • Professional coaching
      • Low player-to-coach ratios
  • ADDITIONAL KIT FEE
    • Base kit (Jersey, Shorts, Socks) $80
    • Optional Training Jacket $75

FULL-YEAR

  • $2,255 includes GST
  • Additional Fees
    • $100 LISA League Fee (U8-U9)
    • $180 LISA League Fee (U10-U12)
    • $150 Full Kit Fee includes GST (New Players)
  • All players receive
    • Standards-based curriculum
    • 3 sessions per week
    • LISA Development League games (U11-U13)
    • Skill Centre Festivals
    • Professional coaching
    • Low player-to-coach ratios

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