The Lehigh Valley Youth Soccer League requires all coaches to meet minimal licensing standards in order coach team within the league.
Specifically, coaches of teams aged U15 and below must have at least the United States Soccer Federation "E" License or its NSCAA equivalent, the Level 6 Diploma. Coaches of teams U16 and older must have at least the United States Soccer Federation "D" License or its NSCAA equivalent, the National Diploma.
For information on licensing courses being run by Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer or to find at how clubs can host their own courses, please visit the coaching education area of the EPYS website here.
For further information on USSF & NSCAA courses, you can view the LVYSL's document on the topic here.