This program provides Midget players, who may be interested in coaching in future years, the opportunity to gain the skills and knowledge to coach a Minor Hockey team.
It allows players to give back skills and knowledge which they have learned from their Minor Hockey years.
B: TEAM OFFICIALS
(a)Junior Coaches must submit an application (available on website) to the Coach Coordinator PRIOR to skating with any team. Team placement will be determined by the Coach Coordinator from teams who are requesting additional support. Junior Coaches must be 2nd year MIDGET aged players and must complete the Hockey Alberta Respect in Sport - Coach online clinic and be carded to the team.
(b)Players who do not meet the criteria for Junior Coaches, may apply to be Junior Helpers. Helpers must be carded to the team, and approved by Coach Coordinator, prior to participating. Helpers are NOT permitted on the bench during games due to HA requirements.
PLAYERS 16 AND OVER
- Application MUST be completed and APPROVED, BEFORE participating in program
- Player obligations take precedence over coach obligations
- Must be registered as Assistant Coaches with the team they are helping to coach
- Must complete the Hockey Alberta Respect in Sport (Coach) clinic, online, by November 15
- Junior Coaches will be removed from the program if their behaviour is deemed inappropriate, at any time