• For details on the BYS organization and soccer program please reference the BYS Handbook
  • All adult volunteers in Massachusetts, including referees are required to submit a CORI form to Mass Youth Soccer Association.
  • All Berlin coaches show review the conduct rules Coaches Code of Conduct and Zero Tolerance Law
  • Coaches in the NVYSL are required to sign the NVYSL Coaches Pledge and know the Coaches Responsibilities
  • The Berlin Youth Soccer encourages its coaches to develop their soccer expertise by attending coach licensing courses and clinics conducted by Mass Youth Soccer and the United States Soccer Federation (USSF). The Berlin Youth Soccer pays all fees for these courses and clinics. Berlin Youth Soccer regularly sponsors Mass Youth Soccer licensing courses held conveniently in town.
  • Berlin coaches should make use of the Mass Youth Soccer Practice Plans as a guide.
  • Soccer Terms for coaches.
  • UEFA training ground  Best free instructive videos I've seen - find them under training/basic skills and basic drills.
  • Official U7 and U8 Rules used by the Berlin-Boylston U7 and U8 League.
  • NVYSL Modified Rules for 6v6 and 8v8 - rules
  • USSF Small Sided Manual - manual
  • FIFA 2008/2009 Laws of the game - rulebook.
  • 2009 Mass Youth Soccer Skills Clinic for U11 and U12 age group  - practice plans