The new Instructor Certification pathway is your entry point for coaches looking for a foundation to develop essential coaching fundamentals. The Instructor Certification consists of a combination of online and face-to-face education totaling 20 hours in duration. The introductory skills covering juniors to adults will be an immersion of experiential learning in key topics to improve coaching knowledge, skills and behaviors.
Topics covered will include:
- Session structure and organization
- Group management
- Observation skills
- Effective explanations
- Generating Feedback
- Introduction to technical development
- Technical interventions
- Alternative feeding techniques
- Competitive games
- Successful camp formats
Coaches will also be required to complete the following prerequisite programs:
- Safeguarding (Background/SafePlay)
- First Aid/CPR
The Instructor Certification pathway is for part-time coaches, young professionals looking to enter the industry and college players. This pathway is the ideal starting point for coaches working under a program director assisting in the delivery of sessions. Costs:
PTR Members: $127
non-PTR Members: $297 (includes membership and workshop fee)
Clinician: Brian Parkkonen
Dates & Times:
Saturday, January 25, 1pm - 6pm
Sunday, January 26, 9am - 2pm
PTR members - if you have not already logged into website, please logon and then click the Register Myself button.
Non-members - click here to create an account. After creating account, you will be brought back to this page where you will click the Register Myself button.