There are mandatory certifications and/or training as per the Ontario Woman’s Hockey Association (OWHA), for head coach positions.
The minimum requirements include:
- Coach 2 Certification
- Current Vulnerable Sector Police Check (completed in the last 2 years)
- Completion of Respect in Sport – Activity Leader (available online through the OWHA website). This is different from the Respect in Sport – Parent edition.
- An interview with members of the Executive Board
Certification courses are available during the summer months and early fall for successful candidates. Refer to OWHA website for available course dates/times.
Interested in helping out on the bench? There are mandatory certifications and/or training as per the Ontario Woman’s Hockey Association (OWHA), for assistant coach positions.
Email us and let us know if you are interested!
Learn about the prevention, recognition and management of hockey-related injuries in the Hockey Trainers Certification Program and see if it’s a good fit for you? Not sure, talk to us and we can help!