All Pre-Conference participants are welcome to join the Coaching Association of Canada / Alberta Sport Connection Luncheon, as we discuss ways we can enhance capacity of certified NCCP Coach Developers.
This workshop will bring together coach administrators from the Coaching Association of Canada, Provincial Sport Organizations, Disability Sport Organizations, Multi-Sport Organizations, Canadian Sport Institute Calgary, and Alberta Sport Development Centres and others in a collaborative working session covering hot topics in coach education and support. The sessions will highlight some leading practices in our province, including: Understanding the NCCP, Maximizing the potential of the NCCP Locker, Understanding the Delivery Chain, the Responsible Coaching Movement, Training & Certifying Coaches and Coach Developers, and Maintenance of Certification.
This is a full day session with an hour and half break for lunch.
*Participating NCCP Certified Coaches and Coach Developers will receive 3 NCCP PD Points!
The 6.75-hour Mentorship module is designed to prepare individuals to step into their role as a mentor with clarity of purpose, and confidence in their actions. The training reaffirms and strengthens their abilities and skills as a mentor, while expanding upon the mentor’s knowledge of the mentoring process. Completing the training will provide the mentor with standards and protocols for the implementation of mentoring within their coaching community.
*Participating NCCP Certified Coaches and Coach Developers will receive 5 NCCP PD Points!
This workshop is for those ready to take on the role of training, evaluating, supporting and mentoring Coach Developers, ie. Learning Facilitators, Coach Evaluators and other Master Coach Developers. Master Coach Developers (MCDs) must possess adequate knowledge and expertise in facilitation to assist in training Coach Developers and to lead workshops and professional development experiences for Coach Developers. It is expected that MCDs will have more responsibility in a supportive role with Coach Developers during workshops, evaluations, and in Coach Developer development. MCDs should be willing and able to lend support to Coach Developers, program administrators, and delivery host agencies. This Core Training Workshop will include the following modules: Role of the Master Coach Developer, Selecting Coach Developers, Evaluating Learning Facilitators, Mentoring Coach Developers, and Training Coach Developers.
*Participating NCCP Certified Coaches and Coach Developers will receive 30 NCCP PD Points!