Coaching

Coach Refresher Clinic

Join us on November 17, 2018 – 9:00-4:00 pm at the St. Catharines Golf and Country Club for a Coach Refresher Clinic. This is a Coach Refresher Clinic for coaches who are previously Certified or Trained NCCP coaches. Coaches will expect to learn: Current delivery techniques and drills Current brushing techniques and drills Current teaching methodologies Membership recruitment strategies Adult Learn to Curl weekly curriculum Certified Coaches will receive three (3) professional development credits towards their NCCP Maintenance of Certification. Coaches are responsible for their own lunch costs

Competition Development Multi-Sport Workshop weekend a huge success

Great weekend for curling and other coaches from sports like figure skating, swimming, basketball, trampoline and taekwondo as they came together at the Leaside Curling Club for a Competition Development Multi-sport workshop weekend.   Four workshops delivered in partnership with the assistance of great facilitators from the Coaches Association of Ontario.   Congratulations to all of the 21 coaches who were able to make the commitment to learning and professional development on a summer weekend and to

OCC to Offer NCCP Multisport Competition Development Modules in July

TIME IS RUNNING OUT TO REGISTER FOR THESE WORKSHOPS.  TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THE OPPORTUNITY BEFORE IT IS TOO LATE!   In a continued effort to service coaches in Ontario, and as a means to promote further education for our coaches – the Ontario Curling Council is supporting the development of Ontario coaches who have begun their Competition Development training or are intending to start the Competition Development training pathway. In partnership with the Coaches Association of Ontario, the Ontario Curling Council will offer

OCC announces release of 2018-19 Coach Development & Ice Technician Workshop Schedules

The OCC, on behalf of its members Curl ON and the Northern Ontario Curling Association, has now published the listings of currently available NCCP Coach Development and Curling Canada Ice Technician workshops for the southern Ontario region for 2018-19.   Courses are now open for registration and include: Competition Coach Making Ethical Decisions Club Coach Club Coach Youth Level 1 Ice Technician Level 2 Ice Technician Facility Operator Assistant Northern Ontario region workshops will be added once confirmed. Please check back on a regular basis as more workshops may be added

Wheelchair Curling Coach PD Workshop – FREE Opportunity

The Ontario Curling Council has received a generous grant from the Coaches Association of Ontario to run a FREE Wheelchair Curling Coach PD Workshop. Coaches should be either Club Coach or Competition Coach Trained to take the workshop, as you’ll be building off of skills taught in either of those two workshops. This workshop will take place on March 24, 2018 at the Toronto Cricket, Skating and Curling Club. The workshop will be FREE with lunch/coffee provided and travel subsidies. We only have room

OCC Adds new Webinar Topics – with Guest Speakers from Curling Canada’s National Team Program

You won’t want to miss two webinars coming up… February 15, 2018 – Kyle Turcotte – Strength and Conditioning Consultant for Curling Canada’s National Team Program will be discussing – Strength and Conditioning and how it fits into a teams Annual Training Plan. March 14, 2018 – Bill Tschirhart – National Coach, Curling Canada – “What are you Thinking?”  What you do/think before you step into the hack is as important if not more important to the potential success of