Thank you to everyone who participated in and supported Coaches Week! Your efforts in joining the Coaches Association of Saskatchewan in saying #ThanksCoach and celebrating Saskatchewan coaches is appreciated. Visit our Coaches Week page to watch coaching messages from Doug Hillis, Jason Johnston, Derek Rope, Dr. Ralph Schoenfeld, Tina Chernoff and Colette Bourgonje!
NCCP Multi-sport Coach Training
The 2017 NCCP Multi-sport workshop schedule has been updated and posted. This schedule includes the Introduction to Competition, Competition Development and Core Training for Coach Developers modules.
For more information or to register for one of these workshops, click HERE.
Coaching and Officials Development Coordinator
Closing Date: October 9, 2017
The Coaching and Officials Development Coordinator will assist the Coaches Association of Saskatchewan (CAS) to carry out its mandate of providing education, recognition and support for coaching in Saskatchewan. The Coordinator will also work in collaboration with various stakeholders to lead and implement the outcomes and objectives of the provincial Aboriginal Coaches and Officials Program (ACOP).
To ensure that all athletes experience a positive, safe, and inclusive sport experience, the Coaching Association of Canada (CAC) has developed the National Coaching Certification Program's (NCCP) Coaching Athletes with a Disability eLearning module. This eLearning module provides coaches the knowledge to deliver quality, positive sport experience for athletes with behavioural, intellectual, physical and sensory disabilities.
To celebrate Canada's 150th, Coaching Athletes with a Disability NCCP training is available for free throughout 2017!
2016 Saskatchewan Coaching Awards
Coach of the Year
Male Coach Dedication Award
Female Coach Dedication Award
Congratulations on being chosen as the recipients of the 2016 Saskatchewan Coaching Awards.
To see all of the outstanding 2016 Saskatchewan Sport Awards Recipients, click HERE.
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!
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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.
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.