Foster School Of Basketball (FSOB)

Foster School Of Basketball (FSOB)

5.0 (1)
2 hires on Lessons.com
2 employees
23 years in business

About this pro

I have taught skill specific basketball classes for twenty (20) years in both Northern & Central California 

My gift for teaching is unique because of the ability to define exactly how to get players to respond during skill development sessions.

My number is: (510) 520-1926

It is most exciting to see players master techniques and growing in Skills & Confidence. 

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Credentials

Vallejo, CA 94591
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1 Review

5.0

  • Todd A Battle

    Coach Carl is phenomenally skilled both in instruction and encouragement, especially to a 7 year old boy who has never played basketball, and yet after only 2 lessons was dribbling simultaneously with both hands!!! Truly amazing!!! Thanks Coach Carl!!! You’re The Best!!!



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FAQs


What is your typical process for working with a new student?

Once the parents and I speak we can identify a process that will work well for their child.

Because of the level of insight and experience it rarely takes long to build a program for each individual client.


What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

My reputation is solidified and verifiable all over the marketplace. 

Sharing references is available upon request. 

(510) 520-1926


Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.

Yes. 

Parents can dictate length of the relationship and other particulars to fit my pay scale.


How did you get started teaching?

I served as the Executive Director of the Oakland Soldiers AAU Program for over a decade.

During my fourteen (14) years with the Soldiers we helped well over one hundred fifty plus (150+) players garner Division 1 Scholarships to universities all over the country. 

Many of our former players went onto become NBA Players & Overseas Stars.

I learned that many other players wanting to reach goals desired the same level of instruction available to players at the highest level.


What types of students have you worked with?

I am comfortable with players (boys or girls) from the following levels:

○ Beginners

○ Intermediates

○ Advanced

The primary prerequisite that I look for in a client is intense PASSION to improve. 


Describe a recent event you are fond of.

Seeing clients learn to incorporate skill building components within live game action.


What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?

Find an Instructor who is extremely detailed, responsive, energetic, and someone who personalized sessions to fit your unique background & level of ability.


What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?

What do I desire to achieve in the game of basketball?

What am I willing to sacrifice to achieve goals?

What skills are most transferrable from one level of play to the next?


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