High Performance 1 | Overview

The High Performance 1 Coaching Program is an enriched development experience for coaches, which features in-class sessions, a written assignment and a field evaluation.  Curriculum includes:

  • Skill Analysis & Player Evaluation
  • Yearly planning
  • Team play systems & strategies
  • Dealing with media
  • Use of video
  • Mental. physical and nutritional preparation
  • Bench management

High Perfromance 2 clinics are deleivred by Hockey Canada. For more information visit Hockey Canada's website

High Performance 1 | Policy Statement

The Ontario Minor Hockey Association (OMHA) working with the Ontario Hockey Federation (OHF) and Hockey Canada will see significant changes to Coach Education effective the 2014-2015 season.

All Head Coaches coaching Bantam 'AAA' (Minor and Major), Midget 'AAA' (Minor or Major) , must be High Performance-1 'Certified' according to the Hockey Canada policy by the 2015-2016 season. All Assistant Coaches must hold Development 1. This would take effect starting in the 2015-2016 season.