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 Athletics Ontario offers high quality; nationally recognized coach certification to people with experience in Athletics and people with little to no experience in Athletics.

Hosting a NCCP Coaching Course:

  1. Clubs looking to host or coordinate a course or a Professional Development workshop, contact office@athleticsontario.ca to arrange a date, time etc.
  2. Institutions/ Schools (elementary or secondary) looking to host or coordinate a course to comply with the Ontario Physical Education Safety Guidelines by September 2016 to have one coach (teacher or volunteer) certified with the minimum qualification in high risk sports (i.e. track and field – discus, high jump, javelin, pole vault, shot put, steeplechase

Evaluations: 

Details on the evaluation process with Athletics Ontario: NCCP Evaluation Process (Athletics)

Evaluation Form

Notes:

  • Sport Coach criteria are highlighted in yellow
  • If a coach is not certified in SC, but is looking to be evaluated in CC, the coach needs to complete all criteria on the evaluation form

Cost for Evaluation:

RJTW COACH

Trained                                                 $100
In-training                                             $200 (did not take course)

SPORT COACH

Trained                                                 $125
In-training                                             $200 (did not take course)

CLUB COACH

Trained                                                 $250
In-training                                             $400 (did not take course – challenging)
Adding an event group                         $100 (certified in one discipline, would like an evaluation in a different discipline in CC)


Upcoming NCCP Coaching Certification Courses

Athletics Ontario also has the following opportunities for Coaches (updated Feb 9, 2017);

 DATE  COURSE  LOCATION
Feb 21, 2017 PD Opportunity -CSIO

Topic: Technical Leadership: Understanding Governance and your Boardroom

Toronto

Location: CSIO Pan Am Center

Feb 24, 2017 Run Jump Throw Wheel

The Run Jump Throw Wheel program is based upon the coaching principles of FUNdamentals, the Long Term Athletic Development Model and the Ontario Physical Education Safety Guidelines

Toronto

Location: Variety Village

March 18-19, 2017 SPORT COACH 

Coaches are exposed to all the event groups. and guided on proper safety requirements and concerns for all events, technical progression of events, and seasonal planning. This NCCP accredited course aligns with the Ontario Physical Education Safety Guidelines and with the LTAD Model

Toronto 

Location: U of T Athletic Center-  55 Harbord St Toronto

March 18-19, 2017 CLUB COACH (choose one of*)

  1. Sprints/ Hurdles
  2. Endurance
Toronto 

Location: U of T Athletic Center- 55 Harbord St 

 March 21, 2017 PD Opportunity-CSIO

Topic: How to Develop a Winning Strategic Plan

Toronto

Location: CSIO Pan Am Center

 April 8-9, 2017 SPORT COACH

Coaches are exposed to all the event groups. and guided on proper safety requirements and concerns for all events, technical progression of events, and seasonal planning. This NCCP accredited course aligns with the Ontario Physical Education Safety Guidelines and with the LTAD Model

Peterborough

**Location: Thomas A Stewart SS

 March 24-26, 2017 PERFORMANCE COACH

Prerequisite: Coaches MUST have previously taken the Athletics Canada Planning for
Performance Workshop prior to this course. Coaches who have not previously taken Athletics
Canada’s Performance Planning module are not eligible to take part in the workshop.

Moncton

Location: University de Moncton

 March 28, 2017 PD Opportunity-CSIO

Topic: Increasing Female Participation in Sport

Toronto

Location: CSIO Pan Am Center

 April 23, 2017  Run Jump Throw Wheel

This Instructor Course provides Educators with the training and tools to deliver an engaging, fun and safe track & field experience for students in grades one to six. The program is based upon the coaching principles of FUNdamentals, the Long Term Athletic Development Model and the Ontario Physical Education Safety Guidelines

 Huntsville

Location: Hunstville Summit Centre-Active Living Centre

 April 29-30, 2017  Run Jump Throw Wheel

This Instructor Course provides Educators with the training and tools to deliver an engaging, fun and safe track & field experience for students in grades one to six. The program is based upon the coaching principles of FUNdamentals, the Long Term Athletic Development Model and the Ontario Physical Education Safety Guidelines

 Ottawa

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 May 28, 2017  Run Jump Throw Wheel

This Instructor Course provides Educators with the training and tools to deliver an engaging, fun and safe track & field experience for students in grades one to six. The program is based upon the coaching principles of FUNdamentals, the Long Term Athletic Development Model and the Ontario Physical Education Safety Guidelines

 Guelph

Location: University of Guelph

(Details to come)

AC Number:

AO Member Coaches receive a discount on NCCP Coaching Courses, when registering for a course, be sure to enter your “AC” number. Can’t find yours? Click here to look it up!

Coaches Association of Ontario Support:

Coaching Bursary Program:

AO Member Coaches receive a discount on NCCP Coaching Courses, when registering for a course, be sure to enter your “AC” number. Can’t find yours? Click here to look it up!

Coaches Association of Ontario Support:

Coaching Bursary Program:

          • The Coaches Association of Ontario (CAO) has an application for up to 70% reimbursement of registration fees; for application visit: https://www.coachesontario.ca/q4g/bursary-program
          • Other Coaches Association of Ontario (CAO) support opportunities can be found here: https://www.coachesontario.ca/quest-for-gold1/

Questions?

Please direct any questions you have regarding courses to Kyle Smith at kylesmith@athleticsontario.ca