Coach / AD Resources
ASAAWeCoach.ca - Online Coach Education courses
ASAA has launched it's online coach education program at www.ASAAWeCoach.ca.There are currently seven courses available, with more expected in the coming school year. Click on the link above or contact Mike at the ASAA for more information!
Update: Alberta Coach Education Vouchers - Get $50 off the cost of your courses!
The ASAA, along with ASRPWF, is offering a $50 rebate for coaches who complete online coach education courses at www.ASAAWeCoach.ca. To access this you will need to purchase an eligible course (Fundamentals of Coaching, Athletic Injury Management) and complete the course prior to filling out the ACEV form (click here to access form). Once you have completed the course and sent the completed form in you will be issued a $50 rebate cheque. Any inquiries can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sportsmanship PSA's available
The ASAA, CSSF, and the NFHS have supplied Public Service Announcements (PSA's) for schools to use in promoting sportsmanship and athletics. We encourage you to use the PSA's as a tool to enhance sportsmanship, ethics, and integrity while supporting school athletics with academics. To view PSA's click here.
Is cyber bullying an issue in your school? In a Canadian Teachers’ Federation poll in 2008, 34% of respondents knew of students in their community who had been cyber bullied in the past year. Given the close relationship and mutual respect that is often forged between school athletic coaches and high school students, athletic leaders are in a position to be aware of and to help address issues like cyber bullying, hazing and other matters that can negatively impact the life of a young person. Click here to read more.
Banner template available for schools
The ASAA often gets requests from schools to be able to purchase banners for their teams that went to provincials. The executive and board of governors have approved a banner template design and cases where schools can order these banners. Click here for the complete information.
Passport Requirements for US Travel
There is limited flexibility for school sport and other school groups entering the US by land or sea. Please review this document if you are planning to enter the US with your school team.
Coaching Association of Canada - New NCCP
This site features an updated program overview, detailed information about the new structure, more than 60 FAQs in a searchable database, and fact sheets for new NCCP coaches and current NCCP coaches. It also features a link to Inside Coaching, the official newsletter of the NCCP. Check it out at www.coach.ca
Information for coaches/parents
The ASAA has entered into an agreement with Human Kinetics to provide educational materials for coaches and teachers through our website.
Listed below is a sample of some of the materials available. For more information, or to purchase publications or videos from Human Kinetics click on the publications. To see all available resources go to the Human Kinetics website.