Level 2 Instructional Coaching Clinic to be Hosted in Spring City, Pa.

Nov. 03, 2017, 4:57 p.m. (ET)

Saturday, December 2, 2017
Registration: 8:30 a.m. | Session: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Sunday, December 3, 2017
Session: 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

The Training Center
88 Wells Road
Spring City, PA 19475



USA Field Hockey’s Level 2 Instructional Clinic is a 14-hour offering that will be held on Saturday, December 2, 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., and Sunday, December 3, 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at The Training Center in Spring City, Pa.


This course will expand on several of the topics covered in the Level 1 Clinic and will challenge participants to further define and evaluate their individual coaching philosophies, styles, techniques and encourage self-assessment.  Additionally, coaches will work in groups to share best practices and receive peer feedback in a comfortable and encouraging environment.


The Level 2 Instructional Coaching Clinic will cover the following topics: 

Classroom Presentations and Discussions

  • Developing Your Coaching Philosophy 
  • Teaching Games for Understanding & Guided Discovery/Learning Principles
  • 11 v 11 Concepts/Formations
  • Effective Session Planning
  • Collaborating with Others to Provide Solutions to Strategic Challenges
  • Participate in On-Field Group Presentations Covering Important Coaching Topics


On-Field Learning and Application 

  • Participate in Group Presentations Covering Important Coaching Topics   
  • Apply “Teaching Games for Understanding” Principles that include Exercise Progressions  
  • Skill Acquisition -  Error Detection and Correction  
  • Design Fun and Effective Training Sessions - Small Games  

USA Field Hockey Member Price: $250  

USA Field Hockey Non-Member Price: $325 (includes two-day membership)

*Note: Lunch is provided on Day 1


If you are not a USA Field Hockey Member, please join today to receive this discounted price while taking full advantage of all coach membership benefits, including coaching tools and resources, FHLife Magazine and much more.

Participants will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis and space is limited.


USA Field Hockey Level 2 Instructional Clinic attendees will receive a Level 2 Certificate of Participation and, with a USA Field Hockey Membership, will be eligible to coach in USA Field Hockey programs including becoming a head coach of Futures and Junior Olympic Games (application process). Participants will also be able to advance further as we continue to expand offerings within USA Field Hockey’s Coach Education Program.


Click here to see a full list of upcoming Level 1 and Level 2 Instructional Coaching Clinic offerings.