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Coaching Courses added for 2016/17 season

posted Oct 31, 2016, 7:15 PM by NCD HPC-Rep
Several excellent coaching courses are scheduled for this season to help prepare both new and experienced coaches to gain the skills and training to become a successful ski coach.

Introduction to community coach
This course is for people who are just joining the cross country ski coaching continuum and for those coaching the 0 to 6 age group. Topics will include: Safety, planning, games, the community, resources and more. Participants must be 14 years old at the end of the course. Note there will be some pre-course reading to complete. 

Date:    Sunday Nov. 20
Time:    8:30am to 5 pm
Registration deadline is Thursday Nov. 17
Location:   Nakkertok South     Olympic Room
Equipment to bring:   skis, running shoes, outdoor clothing, note pad, pencil, laptop or tablet with power cord, lunch and snacks.
Topics will include: Safety, planning, games, the community, resources, etc. 

Community Coach
The Community Coach course is offered in the new year over the Jan. 6-8 weekend.  
Topics will include:  Ethics, waxing, classic skills, skate skills, hill skills, games, competition, annual plan and them based programming
Equipment required:  skis (classic and skate), running shoes, outdoor clothing, note pad, pencil, laptop or tablet with power cord, lunch and snacks.
        prerequisite =  have taken the ICC course.  Must be 14 years old at the end of the course
Location:    Nakkertok South - Blue Room and trails
Date and Time:       
     Jan. 6    7pm to 930 pm  indoor             
     Jan. 7    1pm to 5 pm  outdoor (skate) and indoor
     Jan. 8    9am to 5 pm  indoor and outdoor (classic)

L2T Dryland:
Date:    Nov. 12/13  at Nakkertok and Gatineau Park
Prerequisites: Must have done CC course  (Community Coach Trained)
All information about this course is on the registration link. This course is also scheduled for May 6-7 in the spring at Nakkertok/Gatineau Park.

L2T on Snow
Date:  March 11/12 at Nakkertok South
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