Welcome to the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP)!
The first step for any new coaches is to complete the Coach Initiation in Sport. Coach Initiation in Sport is an online NCCP module developed to introduce new or experienced coaches to the foundational skills in coaching, such as: long-term athlete development, ethics, coaching motivation, and athlete safety and wellness. The Coach Initiation in Sport module will also introduce coaches to the NCCP, a valuable tool for preparing a coach’s first in-person NCCP workshop. The module remains an excellent informational resource for coaches which they can revisit at any time after successful completion of the module.
The Coach Initiation in Sport online module is designed as an important introduction to the key coaching concepts and educational tools that are the foundation of the NCCP. The module remains an excellent informational resource for coaches which they can revisit at any time after successful completion of the module.
Coach Initiation in Sport is a valuable resource for:
- Parents new to coaching
- New coaches
- Experienced coaches new to the NCCP
- Athletes transitioning to coaching
- Experienced NCCP coaches who need professional development, or a refresh on the fundamental principles of the NCCP
- Sport administrators who work with the NCCP and coach development
Access this fundamental resource, which will take approximately 1 hour to complete, for only $15 by clicking here and logging in or creating your Coaching Ringette profile,
Please note: all ringette coaches must complete this module prior to taking any other NCCP community sport-specific workshops.