Frequently Asked Questions

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Summer Camp (FAQ)
 

Since 2013 Saint-Laurent Soccer Club (STL) has been offering Summer, March and Winter break day camp services to our multicultural members and community ages between 4 to 15.

The morning programs are focused on soccer-related activities and a variety of interesting and fun activities during the afternoons such as arts, crafts, assorted sporting games, swimming and more! Campers are grouped based on their, age, gender and soccer abilities.

Beginners and existing soccer players will enjoy making new friendships while learning basic, fundamental and advanced soccer skills.

Campers can expect a fun and supportive environment while learning and reaping a memorable experience!

 

Active start

4-5 years old

This program is specifically designed to cultivate your child’s love for the game and to further advance their overall co-ordination skills and motor development such as running, hopping, jumping, and more. Activities are delivered in a fun and safe environment filled with various games and exercises.

 

Fundamental

6 – 10 years old

Morning sessions are focused on the techniques and skills required by the individual player. These abilities will be developed through fun-filled activities and developmental soccer games. The afternoon sessions will focus on small-sided games and recreational activities.

 

Skills and Tactics

11-15 year old

Morning sessions focus on advanced individual techniques and skill development. A strong emphasis is placed on quality in this program and at a higher intensity. Afternoon sessions will focus on the individual as well as group tactics in small-sided games.

 

Daily Schedule

Sign-in 7:30 am – 9:00 am
Soccer initiation 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Snack 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Soccer activities 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Lunch 12:00 pm – 13:00 pm
Assorted activities 13:00 pm – 15:30 pm
Sign-out 15:30 pm – 16:00 pm
 *Day Care Service (Fees apply) 16:00 pm – 17:00 pm

 

Locations

Signing in and signing out will be at the front entrance of the Saint-Laurent Sports Complex. The Parks Marcel-Laurin and Bourbonnière are the main parks the campers attend if the weather permits. In case of rain, the campers will remain indoors and enjoy the facilities the Saint-Laurent Sports Complex has to offer. Outdoor soccer and other activities are held at Marcel-Laurin Park and the swimming activities are at Bourbonniere Park. Parks and pool locations are subject to change.

 

Address

Saint-Laurent Sports Complex, 2405 Thimens, St-Laurent, Qc, H4R 1T4. Park Marcel-Laurin, 2345 Thimens, St-Laurent, Qc, H4R 1T4.
Park Bourbonnière, 2800 Cazeneuve, St-Laurent, Qc, H4R 2C6.

 

Registrations 

Registrations are either in person during office hours or online. After registering you will receive a confirmation by email within five business days. Please confirm your e-mail address is indicated correctly or written clearly during registration in person. Note: Medicare information is required upon registering. Registrations are based on a first-come basis.

 

Costs and Discounts

One t-shirt per participant is included. Taxes included. Costs are subject to change.

Camp (weekly fee) $220.00 Monday-Friday – From 7:30 am – 16:00
*Daycare Service $20.00 From 16h00 – 17h00
Discount 1 $15.00 Rebate per additional sibling
Discount 2 $50.00 Participants registering 4 weeks or more

*Daycare service fee is payable during office hours before the registered week or during signing-in.

 

Terms of Payments

Visa master card, debit, checks and cash are accepted. Checks are payable at Saint-Laurent Soccer Club. A Debit machine is available in the Sports Complex.

 

Signing-in and Signing-out

Signing-in and signing-out are held at the front entrance of the Sports Complex Saint-Laurent. Signing-in starts at 7h30  – 9h00 and signing-outs are from 15h30 – 16h00. *Daycare services are between 17h00 – 18h00. $20.00 fee applies.

 

What To Bring Daily

Campers are required to bring their lunch and a knapsack with the following items: shin guards, soccer shoes with cleats, running shoes, shorts, headwear, sandals, bathing suit, towel, sunscreen, spare clothes, water bottle, medicare health insurance copy, life jacket, medication and EpiPen if necessary. All items require to be identified clearly with their names.

 

What Not To Bring Daily

Some children have life-threatening allergies to peanuts and nuts. No lunches or snacks containing nuts, peanuts and sesame nuts.  Lunches require to be 100% nut-free. No electronic devices or valuables.

 

Lunches and snacks

No refrigeration or microwaves are available during the day. A cold lunch including an ice pack or a hot lunch in a non-glass thermos including a water bottle and two snacks is recommended. For the safety of our campers with severe allergies, we ask you to provide your child lunches and snacks containing no nuts, peanuts or sesame.

 

Supervision and Ratios

5 – 14 years old 10 campers per counsellor, plus one assistant

 

Health & Safety

Any medication you authorize the camp to give to your child will require to be authorized by completing a form upon signing in. Campers with symptoms such as fever, coughing, vomiting contagious illness etc. are not admitted to the camp. If symptoms arise during camp hours you will be contacted and advised to obtain your child immediately. The swimming pools the campers participate during the afternoons have certified lifeguards and are supervised by the camp councillors. The swimming pools have one separate small pool for toddlers up to 5-year-old children and one larger pool. For the camper’s safety, we ask all campers not to wear any form of jewelry items during their camp week such as earrings, necklaces, bracelets, watches, rings etc. Also, long hair requires to be secured and tied down.

 

Allergies

If your child has a severe allergy you are required to supply on your child’s first signing in day camp, two EpiPen’s identified with your child’s name. One for your child and one for the camp.

 

Refund – Credit Policy

No refunds are granted due to absenteeism, weather conditions, injuries, conflicts with other activities or moving to a different suburb, city, province or country. A $75.00 service fee per participant applies if a refund is accepted. Refunds require to be handwritten using the Refund Credit Policy Form supplied and submitted by e-mail or during office hours. Credit may apply if a refund is not accepted. Credits can be applied within one year towards a different program we offer.

 

Income Tax Receipts

Income tax receipts are issued in January of the following year the payment was received. STL does not mail tax receipts. To receive the income tax receipts for the Camps or the STL Soccer School (Academy) programs you will require to request your income tax receipt by e-mail at info@soccerstl.ca indicating the participant’s name. In return, you will receive the income tax receipt by e-mail within five business days. If the participant was also registered in the recreational or competitive league in the same year a second income tax receipt is required. Income tax receipts for the recreational and competitive leagues are available online at www.soccerstl.ca

 

 

Soccer School EDS Information

 

Introduction to soccer 

4-5 years old program

This program is specifically designed to cultivate your child’s love for the game and to further advance their overall co-ordination skills and motor development such as running, hopping, jumping, and more. Activities are delivered in a fun and safe environment filled with various games and exercises.

 

Fundamental

6 – 10 years old

This program is focused on the techniques and skills required by the individual player. These abilities will be developed through fun-filled activities and developmental small-sided games and regular-sided soccer games.

 

Skills and Tactics

11 plus

This program is focused on advanced individual techniques and skill development. A strong emphasis is placed on quality in this program at a higher intensity and individual tactic development in small-sided games.

 

How do I know which category?

To determine the correct age category you subtract the present year to the year of birth of the player. Example: The present year is 2012 minus the player’s year of birth 2012 is U8, regardless of the month the player was born.

 

Location

Interior- Saint-Laurent Sports Complex, 2405 Thimens, St-Laurent, Qc, H4R 1T4 or exterior at Marcel Laurin Park

 

Online Registrations 

After registering you will receive a confirmation by email within five business days. Please confirm your e-mail address is indicated correctly or written clearly during registration in-person. Courses sell out quickly, therefore, we recommend preregistering the upcoming courses in advance. First, come the first basis applies. No picture is required by the student. Note: Medicare information is required upon registering.

 

Yearly Schedules

The yearly schedules are introduced in September. They will be posted on our website, Facebook and Instagram.

September-November One & two sessions per week
September-February One & two sessions per week
September-April One & two sessions per week
November-February One & two sessions per week
February-April One & two sessions per week
May–August One session per Week

 

 

Terms of Payments

Visa, Master Card

 

Soccer uniform included

The uniform is included in the price. It includes one jersey, one pair of shorts and one pair of soccer socks for each student. One uniform is supplied for each student during the yearly schedule. The uniforms are disturbed 20-30 minutes before the first session of each course.

 

What to buy

Soccer shoes with cleats, shin guards and water bottles. You can purchase them at a Premium Soccer, a Sports Expert or any other sports store.

 

First session

Students are advised to arrive 20-30 minutes before their first session in order to receive their uniform and change into their uniforms including their soccer shoes with cleats and shin guards.

 

Cancellations

Cancellations may occur during the year. The cancelled sessions will be replaced with a later date. You will be advised by e-mail concerning cancellations and the rescheduled dates.

 

Health 

Students with symptoms such as fever, coughing, vomiting contagious illness etc. are not permitted to participate in their session.

 

Safety 

Soccer shoes with cleats and shin guards are mandatory for each session. In order to avoid injuries, students will not be permitted to attend their sessions if they don’t have their soccer shoes or shin guards. Single knotted shoelaces tend to undo rather quickly during training therefore, we strongly recommend the student or parent to double knot the laces. No jewelry is permitted and long hair requires to be tied.

 

Refund Credit Policy 

No refunds are granted due to absenteeism, weather conditions, injuries, conflicts with other activities or moving to a different suburb, city, province or country. A $75.00 service fee per participant applies if a refund is accepted. Refunds require to be handwritten using the Refund Credit Policy Form supplied and submitted by e-mail. Credit notes may apply if a refund is not accepted. If you received credit and would like to apply it before registering please contact generalmanager@soccerstl.ca in order to process the credit. Refunds are issued by check and require four weeks to process.

 

Tax Receipts

Tax receipts are issued in January of the following year the payment was received. STL does not mail tax receipts. To receive the tax receipts for the Camps or the STL Soccer School (Academy) programs you will require to request your tax receipt by e-mail at info@soccerstl.ca indicating the participant’s name. In return, you will receive the tax receipt by e-mail within five business days. If the participant was also registered in the recreational or competitive program in the same year a second tax receipt is required. Tax receipts for the recreational and competitive programs are available online at www.soccerstl.ca

 

 

Tryouts

To learn more concerning the tryout procedure click here

 

 

Tax Receipts

Receipts are issued as of January 1 of the tax year. Select the program you would need the tax receipts below and follow the instructions.

Recreational and Competitive Programs

Members are requested to claim their tax receipts directly online at PTS Sports.

Regarding PTS Sports:
PTS Sports is case sensitive: If words are misspelled, incorrect address, missing or added an extra character such as an accent or hyphen, etc. PTS Sports will not be able to identify the member. We advise you to try different options. If unsuccessful to retrieve the tax receipt we suggest emailing the member’s full name and address to info@soccerstl.ca

Procedure below:

  • Click on “PTS Sports” to begin
  • In the PARENTS section, enter the surname and first name of the participant exactly as it appears on their health insurance card, as well as all other information requested and click on SEARCH
  • Choose your club: Saint-Laurent Soccer Club
  • The PLAYER tab will give you all the information about the player
  • The PARENT tab must be completed by the person who wishes to generate the receipt
  • The PRINT tab will allow you to print the receipt in the name of the parent identified in the PARENT section
  • Check the information and click on the PRINT RECEIPT function
  • A PDF 3 copy receipt will appear. Print copies
  • After printing, close the window
  • With the OPTIONS tab, you can print a receipt for another child or exit the session

 

Tax Receipts request for EDS Soccer School and Camps

Members for the EDS Soccer School and Camps are requested to ask for their tax receipts by emailing their request to info@soccerst.ca

Please provide the participant’s full name, date of birth, complete address, the parent’s full name claiming the tax receipt and for which program you are requesting the tax receipt. You will receive your tax request by e-mail within five working days or earlier.

Credit

If you have a credit and would like to apply it before registering, you would require to register in person during office hours.

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Hire a referee

Recreational & competitive programs requiring to hire referees for exhibition-friendly matches require to complete the Hire A Referee Form below and return it by e-mail. Information and fees are indicated in the form.

Hire A Referee Form

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Help and support programs offered to Club members!

Assignments of paid tasks

  • Training as an instructor for our schools, academies and soccer camps with more than respectable salaries

  • Training in refereeing (from the age of 15, his players become referees and are able to pay the costs thanks to their work

  • Coaching training for the recreational league (same consequence as refereeing)

  • Volunteers rewarded with fee waivers to work during our activities. Ex: end of year celebrations and tournaments
Contribution from our partners
The Club has established an excellent socio-economic relationship with its partners, by encouraging them to get involved, for example:
our big-box grocery sponsors IGA, offer packaging activities to teams to allow them to supplement their expenses.
Other sales sponsorships such as Premium Soccer offers jobs to our members referred by the Club.
Allocation of fee waivers
The Club of Saint-Laurent has an allocation program to waive registration fees to certain members with financial difficulties.
The coaches or employees of the Club must refer members identified as in need of financial assistance, a form is then filled with a summary description of the situation of the member’s parents and submitted for study to the members of the board of directors. for approval.