The Certification of Coaches: Considering the Lack Thereof
- The need to rethink coaching certification. Knorr, John // Coach & Athletic Director;Jan96, Vol. 65 Issue 6, p4
Examines the merits of a proposed certification process for interscholastic coaches in the United States. Emergence of the practice of hiring non-teacher-certified full- or part-time school district employees on the strength of their playing experience or interest in the area; Ways to improve...
- NCCP CCI(L2T) and CCI-Advanced (T2T) certification/evaluation update. // Cross Connections;Nov2012, p8
The article offers information regarding the Career Coaching International (CCI) certification in Canada.
- Sports. White, Kerry A. // Education Week;03/31/99, Vol. 18 Issue 29, p7
Presents two school sports-related news items in the United States as of March 31, 1999. Scrutiny of Florida schools that fail to provide girls the same athletic opportunities as boys; Need to review programs that certify athletic coaches.
- LOCAL BRIEFS. // Adirondack Daily Enterprise;4/27/2010, Vol. 117 Issue 99, p8
A calendar of events from April to June 2010 related to sports in New York is presented including the meeting of the Black Fly Softball League members on May 5, opening of the Whiteface Club and Resort Golf Course on April 29, 2010, and the commencement of the youth sports coaching certification...
- NCCP Course Schedules. // BC Coach's Perspective;Spring2012, p19
The article offers information on the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) course schedule in British Columbia, which features modules to be taken by coaches on topics including ethical decision making, basic mental skills, and competition-development.
- Notes from the Executive Director. May, Gord // BC Coach's Perspective;Fall2011, p3
The article offers the author's insights on the staging of the Western Canada Summer Games held in Kamloops City, British Columbia in August 2012. The author mentions that the said athletic event is an opportunity for the athletes to hone their skills and be prepared against their competitors....
- National Coaching Institute - BC. // BC Coach's Perspective;Summer2010, p14
The article focuses on the development opportunities for coaches through the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) and the advanced coach education in Canada. The National Coaching Institute (NCI) Diploma program is regulated by standards for post-secondary education and is a valued...
- 2010 COACH EDUCATION PROGRAMS. // Modern Athlete & Coach;Oct2010, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p2
The article offers updates on several educational programs for Australian coaches in 2010. It notes that coaches with overseas qualifications may apply to the Australian Track & Field Coaches Association (ATFCA) Board of Management for reciprocal accreditation for their qualifications. It...
- COACHES FROM COAST TO COAST TO COAST. // Coaches Plan/Plan du Coach;Summer2006, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p14
The article discusses the highlights of the Coaches Week organized by the Coaches of Canada and the Coaches Association of Ontario in June 2006. Senior Men's National Basketball Team Leo Rautins applauded the efforts of volunteer coaches to teach athletic skills, cooperation, teamwork and...