Coaches Corner


 

West Kelowna Minor Hockey Head Development Coach- Major

(Peewee-Juvenile)

David Whistle

wkmhahdcmajor@gmail.com

250-681-1999

 

West Kelowna Minor Hockey Head Development Coach-Minor

(Initiation-Atom)

Cory Cross

 

wkmhahdcminor@gmail.com

 


 

7 Character Tests I Am Always Quietly Observing In Players (click)

Don’t Be That Guy: 7 Attributes of Bad Minor Hockey Coaches | When in Doubt, Glass and Out (click)

Practice Plans (blank) - (click)

Pass the Puck - "Practice Drills for your Team" (click)

Great Drills, check out this site (click)

 


 

PRO SMART HEAD COACH INTRO

To receive an invitation to the ProSmart Hockey Learning System, a great resource for coaches & teams, please send an email to the WKMHA Administrator at westkelownaminorhockey@shaw.ca.  Thank you!


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 14, 2018

High Performance 1 Seminar Registration

BC Hockey is excited to announce that registration for the 2018 National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) High Performance 1 (HP1) Seminar is open.  The seminar will take place July 13 - 17, 2018 in Kamloops, BC and will run in conjunction with the annual Kamloops Coaches Conference.  The application deadline is June 25, 2018.

Speakers and other details for the 2018 Kamloops Coaches Conference and HP1 Seminar will be announced at a later date.

Previous speakers have included:

Ken Hitchock

Head Coach, Dallas Stars (NHL)

Barry Trotz

Head Coach, Washington Capitals (NHL)

Don Hay

Head Coach, Kamloops Blazers (WHL)

Marc Crawford

Assistant Coach, Ottawa Senators (NHL)

 

The 2018 version of the HP1 Seminar will include the following modules:

Ethics and Leadership

Teaching and Leading

Physical Preparation

Planning to Perform

Mental Preparation

Player Evaluation and Selection

Game and Bench Management

Team Building

Effective Use of Technology

Advanced Skills Analysis

Power Play

Offensive Team Play

Leading a Drug Free Sport

Penalty Kill

Defensive Team Play

Conflict Management

Coaching Pathways

Making Ethical Decisions

 

REGISTER NOW

 

Qualification at the high-performance level is required for head coaches in leagues competing for regional or national championships as well as all teams in the: Canadian Sport School Hockey League (CSSHL), Female Midget AAA League (FMAAA), Major Midget League (MML) and Junior A. Click here for more information about the BC Hockey coaching program.

 

For more information about BC Hockey, please visit the BC Hockey website at www.bchockey.net or email info@bchockey.net or follow along through social media at www.facebook.com/BCHockeySource, www.twitter.com/@Coach_BCHockey, www.youtube.com/BCHockeySource or www.instagram.com/BCHockeySource.

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Media contact:

Keegan Goodrich

Manager, Communications

BC Hockey

250.652.2978

kgoodrich@bchockey.net

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Coach Application Form 2017-2018

WKMHA plans to host two tiered teams at the Midget, Bantam, Peewee and Atom Development Levels

In the event that we are only able to host one tiered team at Midget and/or Bantam due to
the new Zone Tier Team formation, we will adjust where necessary

 

COACHES - TEAM OFFICIALS & ON ICE HELPER REQUIREMENTS (click) ***IMPORTANT***

 

WKMHA Minor Hockey Association Coach Development Model


Rep Coaching Requirements:

1.  Respect in Sport for Coaches-must be renewed every 5 years (different from the Parent RIS course)

2.  Criminal Record Check - Completed every 3 years (please use ONLINE application)
3.  Development 1 or High Performance 1  - 2 day course
4. Checking Clinic - All Head Coaches for Atom, Pee Wee & Bantam: ( Coach - Instructional Stream)

5.  CATT - Mandatory Concussion Awareness Training Tool

 


Recreation Coaching Requirements (includes Initiation, Novice & Atom Dev.):

1.  Respect in Sport for Coaches-must be renewed every 5 years (different from the Parent RIS course) 

2.  Criminal Record Check - Completed every 3 years (please use ONLINE application)

3.FOR ATOM AND ABOVE-  Coach 2 Course - 1 day course with online pre-task:

4. FOR INITIATION AND NOVICE COACHES WHO DO NOT HAVE COACH 2-Coach 1- 1 day course with online pre-task

5.  Checking Clinic - All Head Coaches for Atom, Pee Wee & Bantam: Coach -Instructional Stream

All Head Coaches of Atom, Peewee & Bantam teams require this component.  If one obtained their Coach 2 prior to 2012, they must also obtain this course if they do not already have it.

6.  CATT - Mandatory Concussion Awareness Training Tool


On-Ice Volunteer Requirements: 

1.  Respect in Sport for Coaches-must be renewed every 5 years (different from the Parent RIS course)

2.  Criminal Record Check - Completed every 3 years (please use ONLINE application)

3.   CATT - Mandatory Concussion Awareness Training Tool


Safety Person (Trainer) Requirements: 

1.  Respect in Sport for Coaches-must be renewed every 5 years (different from the Parent RIS course)

2.  Criminal Record Check - Completed every 3 years (please use ONLINE application)

3.  Hockey Canada Safety Program - done online

4.  CATT - Mandatory Concussion Awareness Training Tool


Concussion Information (click)

OMAHA/BC HOCKEY SUSPENSION GUIDELINES

 HC AFFILIATE PLAYER INFO (click)

 AFFILIATE PLAYER POLICY

NEW- Insurance and Entrepreneurial or Private Instructors and Groups

BC Hockey Launches Mobile App

Download for Android devices

Download for Apple devices

 

 

 

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