Registration for Spring 2017 Now Open!
A USSF & US Youth Soccer Aligned Appproach to Development
Soccer Development for All Ages
This personalized, adaptive approach to teaching fundamental soccer skills, when combined with the Skills Institute’s low player-to-coach ratio, results in a fun, fast-paced learning environment that inspires players to achieve their personal goals as athletes, whether playing on club, school teams, or pick-up soccer with friends.
We have also recently conformed our curriculum to the USSF’s U.S. Soccer Curriculum. This age-appropriate instructional framework helps to guide over-all player development in technical skill, tactical knowledge, physical ability, and social & psychological awareness. With this approach, we can provide age-appropriate clinics and classes that directly meet the needs of local clubs and youth soccer associations. Our classes and clinics are also timely, as we try to schedule them to accommodate the schedules and tryouts of most local youth soccer associations. This is why the Skills Institute is a great fit for a wide variety of players, including first-time players, Lil’ Kickers graduates who are looking to join local youth soccer teams, and club players looking for a leg up in progressing to higher levels of competition.
The Skills Institute has a foundational approach to training the youth of today in a fun, safe environment, that meets kids at their entry point and develops them for the next level.
Developmental Benefits to Small Sided Soccer:
- Climate control (no exposure to outdoor elements/weather)
- Fast paced game with minimal stoppages
- More touches on the ball per player
- Improved fitness levels
- Develop small group defending, attacking, and transition
- Improves players individual skills
- Kids love it and find indoor soccer to be "fun"
- Encourage quicker speed of play
Space is limited to allow for a more personalized experience.
Our Skills Institute program runs year round in four 13 week sessions. Participants receive 1 class per week for the 13 week period.
**If a class is missed, a makeup class may be scheduled within the same session through contacting me via email. Makeup classes cannot be made up in a separate session. If you are unable to schedule a makeup class, please email me for possible options. We will no longer give refunds for missed classes unless the circumstances are extenuating (i.e. injury, moving, etc).**
For more information contact Nathan Kluiter: