School Sport Canada (SSC) is pleased to launch a new eLearning resource that seeks to reduce barriers to sport participation by shedding light on the aspects of effective teaching and learning. Coaching School Sport: Redefining Winning is designed for the interscholastic school coach and reflects core competencies promoted through the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP). With the support of the Coaching Association of Canada (CAC), the new eLearning module is the first designed specifically for all school coaches in Canada. The knowledge, skills and tools developed from the course aim to foster a school sport environment for student athletes to succeed in all areas of life. (The official press release can be viewed by clicking here)
Coaching School Sport: Redefining Winning is now the required course for all first time approved non-faculty coaches in SHSAA activities as per the current bylaws and policies of SHSAA.
The Coaching School Sport: Redefining Winning module:
* Examines how winning and successes are viewed in school sport.
Challenges coaches to demonstrate that success is measured in many ways.
Is designed to produce the following educational outcomes:
For NCCP coaches to maintain their certified coach status, they are required to obtain Professional Development (PD) points which can be earned through a multitude of activities. The Coaching Association of Canada and School Sport Canada have collaborated to provide Coaching School sport: Redefining Winning as an opportunity for coaches to earn 2 PD points when taking this Learning module to support lifelong learning.