2017 Coaching Symposium

Welcome to the 2017 PSPL Coaches Education Symposium!

PSPL League Director and NSCAA instructor Erik Oman headlines this year's coaches symposium at Starfire Sports in Tukwila. 

Date: June 3

Time: 12:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Cost: Free for coaches but still need to register

Oman and his team will share their wisdom and insights with coaches in three on-field coaching education sessions involving PSPL Surf Academy players as demonstration teams.

 Oman - a national instructor and former collegiate coach - also will host a lecture on periodization training for PSPL clubs. 


The coaching symposium is open to all soccer coaches seeking to keep current with latest coaching theories and changes due to the USSF mandates for small-sided games.

Coaches social will follow at Azteca next to South Center.  

Principles of Play

The Training Sessions: 

  • 12:30 - 1:15pm  - Periodization lecture - classroom
  • 1:30 - 2:30pm  - Technical Training with Vision - Stadium Field 
  • 2:40 - 3:40pm  - 4 v 4 to 7 v 7 to 9 v 9 - Building Tactical Understanding - Stadium field
  • 3:45 - 4:45pm -  Finishing & Goalkeeping - concurrently - each in a half - Stadium field