2016 Coaching Symposium - Fri Sept 23-Sat Sept 24, 2016 at Douglas College, David Lam Campus, Coquitlam. For more information, please click here. To e-mail the organizer, please click here.
Joint Officials Coaches Abuse Panel Information Sheet - click here.
Let's end the abuse of officials in Lacrosse!
Concussion Awareness Training Tool (CATT). This free online resource www.cattonline.com currently includes toolkits for medical professionals; and for parents, players and coaches. All information contained in this resource is evidence-based.
HEAD COACHES AND ASSISTANT COACHES MUST HAVE THE SAME TRAINING TO BE ON THE BENCH OR FIELD.
BCLA Box and Field Coaching Drills and Skills. We have created a YouTube page and invite you to share your knowledge and experience by recording drills with your smart phone and upload it directly onto our YouTube page for other coaches to access. This medium of resource-sharing will be valuable for all coaches. The videos can be up to 90 seconds in length and we want to make sure that the drills are clear and easy to understand. To upload your video, please go to YouTube.com and type in the Username: firstname.lastname@example.org and Password: bcla0000. For instructions of how to upload video onto YouTube from your smart phone, please click here.
Professional Development Opportunities
SportMedBC is excited to announce that in collaboration with the Coaching Association of Canada and ViaSport, coaches may now earn National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) Professional Development points through SportMedBC’s Sport Safety Courses and Workshops.Completion of the following courses and workshops will allow coaches to acquire NCCP Professional Development Points. SportMedBC can deliver sport-specific courses/ workshops by request, or coaches can sign-up for scheduled community courses.
Sports First Aid
This 8 hour course is taught by Certified Athletic Therapists. Participants are guided through emergency action planning, documentation, recognition and management of emergency and non-emergency scenarios, and basic injury prevention and management principles. This interactive course will give coaches confidence to recognize and effectively manage sports injuries. 3.0 NCCP Professional Development Points
This 8 hour course is taught by Certified Athletic Therapists. This is an introduction to taping principles and procedures. Participants will gain an understanding of injury management and protective taping techniques for injuries related to the foot, ankle, knee, hip, groin, elbow, wrist and hand. Coaches will gain a valuable skill that can help their athletes to return to sport and prevent further injury. 3.0 NCCP Professional Development Points
This 90 minute workshop is taught by Athletic Therapists, Physiotherapists and Physicians. Participants will gain an understanding of best practices in concussion recognition, acute management, and return-to-play guidelines. This workshop is an integral part of a coach’s training. Coaches will acquire valuable knowledge that will enable them to help athletes affected by concussion injuries.
2.0 NCCP Professional Development Points
SportSmart: Injury Prevention and Performance
This 90 minute workshop is taught by Athletic Therapists, Physiotherapists, and Strength & Conditioning Specialists. Safety and performance tips will help coaches understand how to better prepare athletes, prevent injuries, and facilitate the development of youth in athletics. Topics covered include sport preparation, recovery, and recognition & management of common injuries.2.0 NCCP Professional Development Points
Please share our Events Link with your coaches and other members for more information on upcoming SportMedBC Courses and Workshops:https://sportmedbc.com/events