TRAINING

NATIONAL COACHING CERTIFICATION PROGRAM CLINICS

FUNdamentals

Grade 1-4 Coaches (October 20th 12:00pm-7:00pm location TBD) 
This workshop will give you all of the tools you need to hit the court with confidence as a first-time children’s basketball coach.
Over the course of six hours, this in-class and on-court workshop will help you:
        - understand the level of athlete you are coaching (typically children between the ages of 6-10);
        - equip yourself with the basic tools to plan safe, fun and effective practices;
        - learn how to teach basic basketball skills from a games approach in a fun and inclusive way.

Learn to Train

Grade 5-12 Coaches (October 4th, 5th and 6th run in part with the Best in the West Conference)
This 2.5 day workshop provides an exceptional foundation for your coaching career and introduces new coaching methods that will enhance both your coaching and your program’s effectiveness.
Through a mix of classroom and hands-on learning in the gym, this workshop focuses on:
Developing a strong understanding of Long-term Athlete Development (LTAD) and how it relates to your athletes;
       - How to break down and teach fundamental basketball concepts (including: shooting, loading, dynamic warm-ups, 1-second advantage, spacing, footwork, and error detection/correction)  
       - How to load a basketball skill and drill;   
       - Developing an effective practice plan;  
       - Making Ethical Decisions - a powerful six-step decision-making process for every coach and an NCCP requirement for all sports.

BREAK IT DOWN COACHING CLINICS

2019 Session dates coming soon! 

BEST IN THE WEST COACHING CLINIC

Presenters:

Joerik Michiels, Alex Sarama, Mike Mackay, Chris Oliver, Dave Taylor, Dawn Smyth, 

When: October 4th-6th, 2019
Where: Luther College High School, Regina, SK
Cost: Early Bird - $100 Registration after Sept. 15 - $125 - Registered RCBA coaches can contact the office for a $40 discount code
How to Register: gameplanbasketball.ca  

For more info: http:basketballsask.com

RESPECT IN SPORT

Respect in Sport must be completed by all coaches wishing to participate in our league. If you have already completed this certificate, please click off the BSI box on your account so that we have access to your certificate number. Please follow the link and complete the certificate as soon as possible: http://www.sasksport.sk.ca/RiS/  

CONCUSSION TRAINING

Stay tuned for more info

REGINA COUGARS - OPEN PRACTICE

2019 Dates TBD

Women's Cougar Open Practices
Men's Cougar Open Practices

ONLINE TRAINING

The NCCP offers valuable online training seminars covering numerous subjects related to coaching. We strongly encourage our coaches to visit www.coach.ca to further their coaching knowledge.