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Special Topics

Special Topics

The Ohio North Special Topics Series is designed for coaches of all levels who are interested in learning more about the game, learning more about their players, and learning more about modern coaching methods. 

Special Topic sessions are held at local sites by request and are generally scheduled for between 90 and 120 minutes. The sessions can be held on the field or in the classroom.   

Previous Presentation Headlines have included: 

C License Preparation 
Coaching and Player Development
Coaching Through The Soccer Problems Method
Coaching U10/U12/U14
Coaching U6/U8
Coaching Within The Game
Combination Play  
Concussion Awareness 
D License Preparation 
Entry-Level Programming
Evolving a Soccer Club
From Developing Spatial Awareness to Positional Coaching
How Kids Really Learn To Master A Sport
How To Watch A Game
Improving Coaching Effectiveness 
Incorporating the GK into Practice
Laws Of The Game: Practical Application To Coaching
Long-Term Player Development
Parent Management 
Parent Stereotypes 
Parents and Player Development
Player Development Though The Ages
Playing from Back 3rd to Middle 3rd 
Practice Activities for U6/U8/U10
Practice Management
Practice Planning - HS Level
Practice Planning - Youth Teams
Principles of Play
Seasonal Planning - HS Teams
Seasonal Planning - Youth Teams
Single Carding 
Soccer Fitness
Soccer Programs For Entry-Level Players
Soccer Systems
The Coaching Process
The Games Approach to Coaching
The Keys To A Good Training Session
The Olympic Development Program
The Skills and Tactics of Goalkeeping
The U8 Soccer Player 

Additional headlines can be added by request. To host a Special Topics Series presentation at your soccer club, contact Ohio North Director of Coaching, Tom Turner, at

6650 W. Snowville Road, Suite Y
Brecksville, Ohio 44141
Office: 440-526-9020 Fax: 440-526-9055 
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