National Coaches Week is a week to celebrate the tremendous positive impact coaches have on athletes and communities across Canada. This week is an opportunity to recognize coaches for the integral role they play by simply saying #ThanksCoach.
Check out the video of two Saskatchewan Diving Athletes saying #ThanksCoach.
The Aboriginal Coaches and Officials Program is pleased to announce that it will support three (3) Aboriginal coaches to attend the 2016 Petro-Canada Sport Leadership sportif conference in Richmond, BC from November 3-5, 2016. If you are an Aboriginal coach interested in applying for support to attend this conference, please click HERE.
Application deadline is October 5th, 2016.
2016 Fall NCCP Competition - Development Schedule
The NCCP Multi-sport Competition Development schedule for the Fall of 2016 is now open for online registrations.
Click HERE to view the schedule and to register.
The Coaches Association of Saskatchewan will be hosting Core Training for Coach Developers in Regina and Saskatoon. These events will provide Learning Facilitators (LFs), Coach Evaluators (CEs) and Master Coach Developers (MCDs) with an opportunity to complete their Core Training requirements.
Core Training for LFs - September 24, 2016
Core Training for CEs - September 25, 2016
Core Training for MCDs - October 15, 2016
For more information or to register for the Regina workshops
Core Training for LFs - February 4, 2017
Core Training for CEs - February 5, 2017
Core Training for MCDs - February 26, 2017
For more information or to register for the Saskatoon workshops
NEW RESPECT IN SPORT FOR COACHES ON-LINE PROGRAM
The Respect in Sport program is a requirement for all coaches that are members of a Provincial Sport Governing Body. The Respect in Sport program will be used to train your organizations' personnel and leaders to recognize, understand and respond to issues of bullying, harassment, abuse and neglect. It may be the single most important training your leaders can eceive to create a safer, healthier, and more positive environment for our athletes!
>> RiS for Coaches
What Courses do I Need to Coach?
There are over 850 NCCP workshops available at every level of sport - from 3-hour online introductory workshops, to weekend workshops for intermediate coaches, to intensive yearly training programs for advanced coaches. Find out what NCCP training your sport requires by clicking on the button below.
Sask Sport Inc. announces the 2015 Saskatchewan Sport Award Recipients
Sask Sport Inc. is very honoured and pleased to announce the outstanding recipients of 2015 Saskatchewan Sport Awards!
Click HERE to see the 2015 Saskatchewan Sport Awards recipients.
SASM Concussion Education Handout
The Saskatchewan Academy of Sports Medicine (SASM) is comprised of physicians in Saskatchewan with an expertise or interest in sport medicine. SASM's mission is to be a leader in advancing the art and science of sport medicine, including health promotion and disease prevention for the benefit of all active individuals in Saskatchewan. Provincially, SASM is affiliated with the Saskatchewan Medical Association, is an affiliate member of Sask Sport Inc., and is an active voting member of the Sport Medicine and Science Council of Saskatchewan (SMSCS). For more information on this handout, please contact an SMSCS consultant.
SASM Concussion Education Handout
CAAWS Women and Leadership Workshops
Sask Sport Inc., in partnership with the Canadian Association of the Advancement of Women in Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS), is offering CAAWS Women and Leadership Workshops. Three 3-hour workshops are available, designed to be delivered to a female only audience.
Target Audience: These workshops are available for those interested in hosting workshops for female-only audiences, addressing women working or volunteering in Canada's sport and physical activity sector (administrators, coaches, officials, board members, volunteers etc.). These workshops are appropriate for hosting at events such as AGM's, coach development clinics, sport conferences, volunteer development etc.
For a list of scheduled workshops go to www.sasksport.sk.ca/WISPAR
NCCP Fundamental Movement Skills
The NCCP Fundamental Movement Skills (FMS) workshop is designed to teach leaders of youth how to analyze and improve a child’s movement pattern along a development continuum. The workshop has been tailored for delivery in three distinct settings:
- Coach Professional Development – a 3-hour PD workshop for coaches
- Community Leader – a 8-hour workshop for leaders of youth in physical activity
- High School Leadership – for senior students facilitated by a PE teacher in a PE class setting.
If you are interested in hosting a FMS workshop contact the CAS office for further details. Click HERE for more information.