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MM  100 : Technique

The Meulensteen Method 100 Certification Course is an 8-hour course that will provide coaches the tools to successfully coach technique, its application to the game, and how to provide the best training environment for youth players. This is accomplished through a combination of theoretical and practical learning sessions. The curriculum focuses on youth players, the vital role of technical training, and how it relates to developing creative, confident players.


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Sample Course Schedule


9am – 10:30am           Theoretical I

  • Meulensteen Method philosophy

    • Cornerstones of player development  

    • Qualities of a world class player

    • Dominating the 1v1

    • Player Profile  


10:30 – 12:30             Practical I

  • Fast Feet

  • 1v1 Component 1

  • 1v1 Component 2


12:30 – 1:30                Lunch

1:30 – 3:00                  Practical II

  • 1v1 Component 3

  • 1v1 Component 4      


3:00 – 4:30                  Theoretical II

  • Meulensteen Method Ages and Stages Development Overview –

    • Role of the Coach

    • Windows of Opportunity

  • Identifying Talent - Developing Potential – Building Successful Teams

  • Coaching a player centered activity

  • Player Centered Coaching

    • How to layer coaching points

    • Why / how it is beneficial       

  • Repetition & Success

  • Encourage the Will, Compliment the Skill

  • Coaching the 4v4

    • Cooking different meals

    • Tips for mixing the ingredients

    • What to do when you are stuck


4:40 – 5:00                  Test Component


5:00 – 5:30                  Closing

8 hours



Certificate after passing test. 

The Meulensteen Method 100 Certification is open to all applicants.


Candidate attendance is mandatory for all events in order to receive certification.

Coaches are encouraged, but not required, to participate in the activities when able.

Full payment is required at time of registration. Course cancellation requests made 14 days prior to the course start date may request a refund less a $35.00 cancellation fee. Course cancellations made less than 14 days prior to the course start date, regardless of circumstance or any candidate who fails to attend for any reason, will forfeit 100% of the program fee.


Meulensteen Method 100 "Technique" Coaching Course
Mar 07, 2020, 9:00 AM EST
BUGS indoor facility - Cutters SC