COACH SEMINAR SERIES
Throughout each season, the Markham Waxer Hockey Development Program hosts a series of Coaching Seminars for all our MMHA House League and Waxers Coaches to attend. Each seminar allows our coaches and their staff an opportunity to learn from a professional coach/individual that is involved in the game of hockey. Each of our seminars are endorsed by the OMHA allowing attendees to earn professional development points towards the renewal of their coaching certification.
- Offering local NCCP Coaching Clinics.
- Delivery of Specialty Coaching Clinics/Seminars.
- Guest Speakers/Instructors (Tier II Jr. A, OHL, NCAA, CIS).
- Credits toward Continuing Education Program (Pending Certification).
- Maintaining a growing resource centre for coaches (Drills, Books, Articles).
- Promoting age-specific skill development for all age groups and levels.
- Pairing of Coach Mentors with all our minor hockey coaches.
POTENTIAL COACH SEMINAR TOPICS
- Team Building
- Growth & Development and Teaching Techniques
- Rewards & Discipline
- Teaching Offensive & Defensive Team Play
- Teaching Thinking Skills
- Teaching Power Plays & Penalty Killing
- Teaching Forechecking & Individual Checking Skills
- Teaching Face-offs
- Teaching Breakouts
- Conflict Resolution for Coaches
- Technical Skill Development
- Planning the Season