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It was determined that the mentoring of coaches at all levels and specifically minor hockey is the key to the future growth of coaching in Canada.
This program is intended to ensure that the knowledge, skill, and competence of trained and certified coaches remain at a high level throughout their coaching experience.
A Link to Resources for Coaches
Checking is a critical skill in the game of hockey that when performed properly can create quality scoring opportunities or help a team regain control of the puck. Just like skating, puck control, passing and shooting there are key progressions to the skill of checking when taught effectively, can greatly enhance a player's enjoyment of the great game of hockey.
The OMHA and Hockey Canada are serious about working with administrators, coaches, trainers, officials, parents and players to create the fun, respectful environment we all expect in the game.
The Intro Coach clinic is designed to provide coaches with the training to successfully implement the Initiation Program.