Soccer School EDS
Ages 4 – 16 (born 2017 – 2005)
All soccer activities have been suspended and resumed after reopening. The office will be closed until February 01, 2022.
2022 COURSES & REGISTRATIONS
Fun for ALL levels!
For beginners and experienced,
no soccer experience is required!
Limited spaces are available.
First come first served basis!
Ages 13 + require the vaccine passport to enter the complex
EDS Program Description
From beginners to experienced players the Soccer School EDS is a program to teach players the fundamentals and advanced soccer skills in a fun, experienced, and safe environment for ages 4-15.
- Starting with the 4-5 years introduction to the soccer program. This program is specifically designed to cultivate your child’s love for the game and to further advance their overall coordination skills and motor development such as running, hopping, jumping, and various fun games and exercises.
- The Fundamental 6–10 years old 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.
- Following with the Skills and Tactics 11–15 years old program. 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.
Have questions? View the EDS Questions & Answers
EDS - Questions & Answers
What is the Soccer School EDS?
From beginners to experienced players the Soccer School EDS is a training program to teach players the fundamentals and advanced soccer skills in a fun, experienced, and safe environment for ages 4-15.
Starting with the 4-5 years introduction to the soccer program. This program is specifically designed to cultivate your child’s love for the game and to further advance their overall coordination skills and motor development such as running, hopping, jumping, and various fun games and exercises. The Fundamental 6–10 years old 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. Following with the Skills and Tactics 11–15 years old program. 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.
Where to register?
Online & in-person registrations are available. Click here to > Register online. After registering you will receive a confirmation by email within five business days. In-person registrations are available during office hours only. In-person Registration Form included in the Forms Toggle. Preregistering in advance is recommended in order to guarantee a spot. Participants’ pictures and Saint-Laurent Recreation Cards (carte de loisirs) are not required. All Montreal residents are welcomed to register regardless of boroughs. Medicare Insurance is required upon registering. First, come the first basis applies!
Having trouble registering online?
Try these solutions: 1) Register using a laptop or desktop computer 2) Clear cookies in your search engine 3) Use a different search engine 4) Try again later. If you are still unable to register online we suggest you register in person during office hours.
How to apply your credit note during registration?
In-person registration during office hours is required in order to apply a credit towards registering. Proof of the credit note is required before registering.
Payment Methods? (Taxes included)
Online: Visa, Master Card. In-person during office hours: Cheque, Visa, Mastercard & Debit
No partial or post-dated cheques are accepted. $75.00 fee for NSF cheques will apply.
Discounts registering siblings?
No discounts are issued for registering siblings.
The yearly general schedules are introduced in September. (Schedules are subject to change)
|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|
Is the soccer uniform included in the registration fee?
included is one jersey, one pair of shorts, and one pair of soccer socks for each participant. One uniform is supplied during the yearly schedule and uniforms are disturbed 30 minutes before the first session of each course. Participants are required to supply the soccer shoes with cleats and shin guards which are mandatory for each session. Note: Shin guards are worn underneath the socks.
What to purchase? (Not included in the registration fee)
The participants require to supply the soccer shoes with cleats, shin guards, and water bottles. Available at Premium Soccer, Sports Expert, Canadian Tire, and sports stores.
Communications? EDS to parents? Parents to EDS?
EDS Soccer School’s primary communication is through e-mails and the website. View your e-mails, EDS website page frequently for changes, cancellations, and updated news. Clearly indicate your correct e-mail address during online or in-person registrations.
How do I know which category? U?
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.
What to do during the first session?
Participants are advised to arrive 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. Dressing rooms supplied.
Cancellations within the club? (exterior or interior)
Cancellations within the club may occur during the course and are rescheduled at a later date. Notifications concerning cancellations and rescheduled dates will be advised by e-mail and posted on the website at www.soccerstl.ca
Cancellations due to weather? (exterior fields)
Cancellations due to weather conditions are not rescheduled. Notifications concerning cancellations will be advised by e-mail and posted on the website at www.soccerstl.ca
Participants with symptoms such as fever, coughing, vomiting contagious illness, etc. are not permitted to participate in their session.
Soccer shoes with cleats and shin guards are mandatory for each session. In order to avoid injuries, participants 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 recommend the participants or parents to double knot the laces. No jewelry is permitted, long hair requires to be tied.
Refund – Credit Policy?
No refunds are granted due to absenteeism, weather conditions, injuries, conflicts with other activities, moving to a different suburb, city, province or country. $75.00 service refund fee per participant, minus the $30.00 uniform fee and the sessions attended applies if a refund is accepted. Refund forms with explanations is required to be submitted by e-mail. Credit notes may apply if a refund is not accepted. Refunds are issued by cheque and mailed within 8 weeks.
Tax receipts are issued in January of the following year the payment was received. EDS and the soccer camp do not mail the tax receipts. To receive the tax receipts for the Camps or EDS Soccer School you will require to request your tax receipt by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org 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 CDC 2 recreational or CDC 1 competitive programs within the same year a second tax receipt is required and retrieved at www.soccerstl.ca > click on Tax Receipts on the upper top menu
To learn more concerning the tryout procedure click here
The information is subject to change without notice!