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

U6 -U8

U10 & U12 Modules

U10 - U12

E License

[Div. I ]

U11 - U14

[Div. II & III]*

U13 – U19

State/National D License

[Div. I]

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