OCC Webinar Series for Coach and Athlete Development

 

The Ontario Curling Council (OCC) and its members the Ontario Curling Association (OCA) and Northern Ontario Curling Association (NOCA) are collaborating to host a series of webinars for coach and athlete development.

Certified coaches will be able to receive Professional Development Credits towards their NCCP Maintenance of Certification.  Please note, coaches will be required to enter their NCCP number as part of registration  (Find your NCCP Number).  Each coach will need to have their own unique registration to receive PD credits.

The webinar series will be beneficial to curlers of all levels and abilities as well as coaches.  Log in information will be sent along with a confirmation receipt upon registration.

Have an idea for a topic you’d like addressed?  We’ll do our best to accommodate special requests and source the best subject matter experts – email us at jennifer@ontcurl.com.

REGISTER TODAY and Check back often, more topics and speakers will be continually be added!

Date and TimeTopicPresenterDescriptionPriceRegisterRegistration DeadlinePD Credits
October 21 at 7:00 pm EST to 8:00 pm ESTBuilding a Brushing StrategyGlenn PaulleyI will explore the idea of building a brushing strategy for a team. The talk is largely targeted at U18/U21 coaches and athletes. We will look at brushing techniques, normative data, gender differences, energy pathways and fitness, and some additional ideas and tools that coaches can use to improve the brushing performance of their teams.$19.99 + HSTClick Here to RegisterOctober 20, 2019 at 6:00 pm EST1
October 23 at 7:00 pm EST to 8:00 pm Pat Simmons 5 Rock Rule ForumPat SimmonsThis webinar features Pat Simmons and strategy and tactics for the 5 Rock Rule. Pat has had 9 Brier appearances, 2 world championship experiences and won 2 Grand Slams. Pat brings a wealth of knowledge about strategy and tactics in general and has experience with the 5 rock rule. Pat is now the Director of High Performance with Curl Saskatchewan.

The 5 rock rule has been in place now for a season and Pat will be facilitating this webinar through questions, answers and open discussion. Pat will explore with you some of the challenges faced by your team this past season and is prepared to discuss what strategy and tactics may work best for teams at different stages of development.

Certified Coaches will receive one (1) Professional Development Credit towards their NCCP Maintenance of Certification.
$19.99 + HSTClick Here to RegisterOctober 23, 2019 at 6:00 pm EST1
November 7 at 7:00pm EST to 8:00pmAdvanced Curl Coach 2019Stephen OrrHave you been using Curl Coach for a while and want to get more out of the tool? In this session, Stephen Orr, the developer of Curl Coach will share some of the updates to the app that were added since the last webinar. There are new features and Stephen will share with you some best practices related to how to get the most out of Curl Coach.

This session is intended for coaches who are using Curl Coach or are fairly new to Curl Coach and want to better understand how to use the valuable tool.

November 7, 2019 from 7:00-8:00 pm - EST

Guest speaker - Stephen Orr

Registration will close at 6:00 pm the night before the event.

Registration is not complete until your payment is received.

Log in information will be sent either the evening before or the morning of the event after registration closes.
$19.99 + HSTClick Here to RegisterNovember 6, 2019 at 6:00 pm EST1
November 20, 2019 at 7:00 pm ESTEmotional Intelligence and How it Affects Coach LeadershipDr. Leith DruryThis webinar will discuss the importance and value of Emotional Intelligence and how it is applied to Coaching Leadership. The webinar will address how vision statements and coaching philosophies are connected to emotionally Intelligent coaching leadership. There will be tips on enhancing your emotional intelligence.

Leith Drury, PhD, is a sport psychology consultant for the CIS teams at Ryerson University and a learning facilitator with the Canadian Sport Institute in Ontario. Leith has worked with national and international calibre athletes from a multitude of sports.
$19.99 + HSTClick here to registerNovember 19, 2019 at 6:00 pm EST1
December 5, 2019 at 7:00 pm ESTCurl Coach and StatisticsStephen OrrHave you been using Curl Coach for a while and want to get more out of the tool? In this session, Stephen Orr, the developer of Curl Coach will share a general approach on how stats can be used (and mis-used), how to understand the wealth of data that is available and focus on those things that are most important for a team today, with some specific examples, and anecdotes to make the whole thing more approachable.

This session is intended for coaches who are using Curl Coach or are fairly new to Curl Coach and want to better.
December 5, 2019, 2019 from 7:00-8:00 pm - EST

Guest speaker - Stephen Orr

Registration will close at 6:00 pm the night before the event.

Registration is not complete until your payment is received.

Log in information will be sent either the evening before or the morning of the event after registration closes.
$19.99 + HSTClick Here to RegisterDecember 4, 2019 at 6:00 pm EST1