The Academy focus is on Individual player development.
Keen Players need a program designed to deliver more training hours, in a structured environment, with skilled coaches.
The Academy provides an age and stage appropriate learning environment for all players, regardless of their baseline skill levels and game understanding.
The Academy is not to replace other grassroots programs, rather training at the Skill Center complements these programs by enriching each players learning and development.
Sessions are led by the SPDSA Technical Department Staff.
Parent coaches may assist at stations, as coaching development opportunity.
12 Players to 1 Coach
Program is structured following the Canada Soccer and FIFA Preferred Training Model. In this approach each training session is built around activity "stations" that the players move around at regular intervals.
The stations focus on, Fundamental Movement, Soccer Technique, Coordination, and Small Sided Games.
Each age and stage of development has a technical curriculum that follows the guidelines set out in Canada Soccer's LTPD.
Players are grouped based on age and stage of development.
A training curriculum that respects the developmental age of players and recognizes the differences in baseline skill levels of players.
Consistency in the quality of coaching and training curriculum.
Extra training hours and individualized attention for players who possess a keen interest in the game.
Development of the Player's Technical (Ball Mastery, Ball Progression and Decision-making), Social (Respect and Values, Communication), Physical (Agility, Balance, Coordination, Speed) and Mental (Creativity, Confidence, and Concentration) skills.
10 Sessions for $175.00
Starting December 5th till February 27th
U9-U11 1PM - 2PM
U12-U13 2PM - 3PM
U15-U17 3PM - 4PM