The YRSA is proud to offer a selection of LTPD training opportunities in addition to customized courses for both recreational and competitive coaches. Visit our age-appropriate coaching pages: Coaching U4-U12 | Coaching U13+ .


The YRSA is committed to the growth, education and development of the Referees in York Region. Visit our Referee Clinics & Workshops page for details on upcoming training opportunities.

Saturday, February 27, 2016 >>>REGISTER

A Level 1 Discipline & Appeals Certification Course, that will help participants become familiar with OSA policies and procedures. Upon successful completion of a cumulative exam after the session, the OSA will issue an official certificate. Light lunch included.

Sunday, February 28, 2016 >>>REGISTER

By successfully completing the Make Ethical Decisions (MED) training, coaches will be fully equipped to handle ethical situations with confidence and surety. MED training helps coaches identify the legal, ethical, and moral implications of difficult situations that present themselves in the world of team and individual sport.

Wednesday, March 23, 2016 >>>REGISTER

This workshop addresses and explains all aspects of the LOTG that may be vague or misunderstood by players, coaches, administrators and parents. Come and improve your understanding of the Laws of the Game.

Saturday, April 2, 2016 >>>REGISTER

This 7 hour course offers an overview of first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and AED skills. It includes the latest first aid, CPR and AED guidelines. Meets OHS regulations for Basic First Aid. Includes injury prevention content, CPR and AED. At the conclusion participants will receive a 3-year certification. Light lunch and refresh-ments included.

About the YRSA

The YRSA was formed in 1982 and is a registered not-for-profit Ontario corporation overseen by a volunteer Board of Directors. The association operates with paid staff to provide programs and services for over 50,000 registrants in the Region of York. Affiliated with the Ontario Soccer Association (OSA), the YRSA is the third largest of 21 district associations that participate in the governance of soccer in Ontario. With representation on the Board of Directors of the OSA, the YRSA assists in the development of policy and procedures, and provides the delivery of programs, adult and youth leagues, services and governance to its members.The membership consists of 15 youth clubs with defined boundaries, 7 adult only clubs and associate members.