2017 NSCAA Convention

The NSCAA Convention and US Youth Soccer Workshop combine to give you the opportunity to view 250+ education sessions. Over five days, the 250 sessions are presented by over 200 coaches and experts. You have a chance to earn one of the 10 different diplomas and certificates that are offered throughout the entirety of the event. Looking to continue your college education? College credits are available through the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. Find out more below!

See where our coaches and experts
come from. Over 200 presenters put
on the 250 education sessions. See
them all here!

There are nine(9) different ways for you to learn. See their descriptions.

  • eLearning Live
  • Field Demonstration
  • Futsal Demonstration
  • Lecture
  • My Favorite Activity (NEW!)
  • Panel
  • Roundtable
  • Spanish Track (NEW!)
  • Spotlight Sessions (NEW!)

There are ten(10) different diplomas to choose from to further your education.

See the descriptions .

Levels NEW!

The NSCAA has heard your voice! New this year, we have changed the way we identify the level of sessions offered. Check them out!


The Elite level of competition comprises of coaching players who play at a very high level. Professional and collegiate players would fall under this category, along with youth players in an organization such as a professional academy.


Competitive level focuses on mainly club and high school coaches at various ages.


Grassroots is a term used to define players just beginning to play and learning the basic skills and rules of soccer. Improving technique rather than tactics.


For anyone to attend. These sessions do not focus on one specific level of coaches