ICSF Coaches Application

Do you love the sport of soccer and teaching and mentoring children and youth? If this sounds like you, complete the application form below to be considered for a coaching position at the ICSF. If you don’t have credentials yet, the ICSF can help you get certified and provide the support you need to learn how to be an effective coach.

Personal details:

You are applying for:

Head Coach Age applying for (eg. U8)
Assistant Coach Specific team applying for
Team Manager    

Coaching Experience:

Criminal Record Check (CRC)
Is current with the ICSF Is current elsewhere Required

Coaching Certifications:

GRASSROOTS Certifications - check appropriate columns

Level Enrolled Online Theory Completed Fully Certified
Active Start
Learn to Train
Soccer for Life
Respect in Sports

Coaching Certifications:

DEVELOPMENT Certifications - check appropriate columns

Level Enrolled Online Theory Completed Fully Certified
C Licence
Children's Licence
Youth Licence
B Licence
A Licence
International Licence
I understand and agree to be bound by the ICSF’s Coaches Code of Conduct on this page. *
I have read, understand and agree to be bound by BC Universal Code of Conduct (BC UCC) sent with this application *

ICSF's Coaches Code of Conduct

On and off the field.

  1. Coaches must respect the rights, dignity and worth of each and every person and treat each equally within the context of the sport.
  2. Coaches must place the well-being and safety of each player above all other considerations, including the development of performance.
  3. Coaches must adhere to all guidelines laid down within the Constitution and the Rules of Vancouver Youth Soccer Association, BC Soccer, Canada Soccer Association and FIFA.
  4. Coaches must develop an appropriate working relationship with each player based on mutual trust and respect.
  5. Coaches must NOT exert undue influence to obtain personal benefit or reward.
  6. Coaches must encourage and guide players to accept responsibility for their own behavior and performance.
  7. Coaches must ensure at the activities they direct or advocate is appropriate for the age, maturity, experience, and ability of players.
  8. Coaches should, at the outset, clarify with the player (and, where appropriate, their parents) exactly what is expected of them and what they are entitled to expect from their coach.
  9. Coaches must co-operate fully with other specialists (e.g., other coaches, officials, sports scientists, doctors, physiotherapists) in the best interests of the game and the player.
  10. Coaches must always promote the appropriate Code of Conduct and positive aspects of the sport (e.g., fair play) to players, parents, and spectators alike. Never condone violations of the Laws of the Game, behavior contrary to the spirit of the Laws of the Game or relevant rules and regulations or the use of prohibited substances or techniques.
  11. Coaches must consistently display high standards of behavior and experience and be a role model for players, parents, and spectators.

BC Universal Code of Conduct (BC UCC) (408kb)

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