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Coaches Week 2016

Sep 17 2016 - 12:00am to Sep 25 2016 - 12:00am

September 17 - 25, 2016 marks the second annual National Coaches Week and we’re asking Canadians everywhere for your help celebrating! Whether you are from a National Sport Organization, Provincial/Territorial Sport Organization, club, or you are a coach, parent, or athlete, we want your help saying ‘thanks!’ to coaches from coast to coast.

 

HOW DO I GET INVOLVED IN BC?

 

ATTEND NCCP COURSES FOR $10!


Register for any National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) multi-sport course that's hosted by viaSport's Regional Alliance for only $10!

SAY #THANKSCOACH!


Join the conversation on social media using #ThanksCoach and #CoachesWeek.  Download the National Marketing Kit here!

Coaches Week NCCP Calendar

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Run Jump Throw Wheel - Community Recreation Instructor Training

Victoria

This course is open to community leaders, coaches, parents or anyone interested in learning about Physical Literacy. A new track & field club is forming and is looking to train volunteer coaches to start up programming, in particular introductory to track and field through the RJTW and Track Rascals program!

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Fundamental Movement Skills (FMS): Coach Professional Development

Burnaby

The FMS module will give participants the skills to:

  • analyze and identify the various stages of development for the fundamental movement skills;
  • apply a six-step process to teaching the fundamental movement skills;
  • create safe games where children can practise fundamental movement skills.
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Fundamental Movement Skills (FMS): Community Leader

Kamloops

The FMS module will give participants the skills to:

  • analyze and identify the various stages of development for the fundamental movement skills;
  • apply a six-step process to teaching the fundamental movement skills;
  • create safe games where children can practise fundamental movement skills.
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Make Ethical Decisions (MED)

Cranbrook

By successfully completing the Make Ethical Decisions workshop you will be fully equipped to handle virtually any ethical situation with confidence and surety.

MED is one of the NCCP’s cornerstone workshops, and leaves coaches with no doubt as to what to do when the going gets tough.

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Fundamental Movement Skills (FMS): Community Leader

Revelstoke

The FMS module will give participants the skills to:

  • analyze and identify the various stages of development for the fundamental movement skills;
  • apply a six-step process to teaching the fundamental movement skills;
  • create safe games where children can practise fundamental movement skills.
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Basic Mental Skills

Burnaby

The Basic Mental Skills module gives you the ability to:

  • recognize signs indicating that an athlete may need to improve his/her goal setting, focus, and anxiety control skills; and develop tools to help the athlete to make improvements in these areas;
  • run simple guided activities that help athletes improve basic mental skills.
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#ThanksCoach Breakfast and Event Hosting Session

Nanaimo

Join PacificSport Vancouver Island for a FREE breakfast to celebrate Coaches Week, hosted by the Nanaimo Hospitality Association. Coaches, sport administrators and volunteers who make sport possible are invited to attend.  

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High Five - Principles of Healthy Child Development

Pemberton

This one-day training will help front-line leaders (anyone working with children aged 6 to 12 – i.e. camp counsellor, coaches, swim instructors) improve the quality of programs. It provides in depth training in the HIGH FIVE Principles of healthy child development so front-line leaders understand what they need to do to ensure each child’s social, emotional and cognitive needs are met.

 

 

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Teaching and Learning

Abbotsford

Upon completing the Teaching and Learning module you will be able to:

  • assess your own beliefs regarding effective teaching;
  • analyze certain coaching situations to determine if they promote learning;
  • create conditions that promote learning and self-esteem through:
  • appropriate consideration of the affective, cognitive and motor dimensions of learning;
  • the use of words and methods that relate to an athlete’s preferred learning style;
  • a sound organization;
  • active supervision; and
  • the use of well-formulated feedback offered at the right time and with the right frequency.
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Make Ethical Decisions (MED)

Nanaimo

By successfully completing the Make Ethical Decisions workshop you will be fully equipped to handle virtually any ethical situation with confidence and surety.

MED is one of the NCCP’s cornerstone workshops, and leaves coaches with no doubt as to what to do when the going gets tough.