Coach 1 - Intro to Coach, Coach 2 - Coach Level, and Development 1 Part 1 are all available for coaches to sign up for.
All three of the aforementioned clinics will take place virtually via Zoom. Please get registered for the clinics you need as soon as possible.
?Pertinent Zoom links (url, meeting ID, passcode) are provided to coaches upon their registration within eHockey.
?Development 1 Part 2 will be hosted in-person, and dates and locations will be listed soon.
As per BC Hockey Policy 10.04, coaches who are coaching at levels where Coach 1 or Coach 2 is required must attend an appropriate clinic prior to December 15, 2020 to remain eligible for the balance of the 2020-2021 season.
Coaches registering for Coach 1 and/or Coach 2 are required to complete the online portion “HU - ONLINE Coach 1/Coach 2” as a prerequisite to both clinics zoom class. Click Here to Register
Coaches who are coaching at levels where Development 1 is required must attend both Development 1 Part 1 (online) and Part 2 (in-person) prior to December 1, 2020 to remain eligible for the balance of the 2020-2021 season.
To confirm which level of certification is required for head and assistant coaches to coach at each level of play, please follow the link below to the “Team Requirements” page of the BC Hockey website. Click Here for Team Requirements
Coaches and bench helpers for all divisions are also required to complete
1) Respect in Sport
2) Concussion Awareness
3) Covid Safety Planning *New this year
4) Updated Criminal Record check (link will be provided upon request to your division head)
Links for other courses can be found in our 'Coaches Corner' section or by Clicking Here
Completion of this process grants the coach “Trained” status for the 2020-2021 season. To progress to certified status in Development 1, a coach will need to complete the following steps:
Neither Coach 1 nor Coach 2 ascend higher than “Trained” status. Coach 1 delegates will receive “Trained” status immediately upon completion of the Coach 1 clinic. Coach 2 delegates will receive “Trained” status upon their MHA’s submission of their post-clinic task verification form to BC Hockey.