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In-House Clinic Program

The 10-week program is designed with two goals in mind:  The first goal is to provide weekly introduction to soccer for children ages 3 through 6 year olds.  The second goal of the program is to teach parents who are new to soccer how to become coaches. Easy! Fun!

Each Saturday morning during the program, a group of experienced trainers instruct volunteer parent-coaches how to teach a new skill to the young players.  The trainers make sure the coaches know how to demonstrate the skill and incorporate it in a full practice session.  Parent-coaches are welcome to come to sessions 10 minutes before start time to learn the skills and games of the day.  The trainers and parent-coaches will conduct a practice; 1 hour in duration.  Practices will conclude with a scrimmage and review of skills.  The children are grouped with kids of their own age group. The players are taught the rules and skills of soccer while enabling them to enjoy playing the game in an organized and fun way.

Each Saturday the following schedule is used:

8:50am Coaches Clinic (Trainers work with volunteer parents/coaches)

9:00 am Player Session

BSA provides each player with a club T-shirt, to be worn at each session.  Other equipment needed include: size 3 soccer ball, shinguards (Mandatory!), athletic shorts, and soccer socks.  Soccer cleats are strongly recommended but sneakers may be worn.

If you have specific questions, you can send an email to If your child was born in 2014, 2015 or 2016 he or she is eligible for the Inhouse program for the Fall 2019 and/or Spring 2020 seasons.

If you are interested in having your son or daughter play soccer here in Berkeley, please visit our Registration page at

Registration cost for our In-house program is: Fall/Spring $100 & Spring-only $50