This update was emailed to all registered coaches on April 26, 2015.
For more information or if you have questions, please contact SwimBC's NCCP Coordinator - Chad Webb (firstname.lastname@example.org).
This should cover any coaching education questions you may have and a list of upcoming courses.
Course Dates - please note 301 course and pre-requisites
Pre- course workbook must be completed in order to register.
1 - 101 Course May 8-10 - Victoria (deadline April 30)
2 - 101 Course May 8-10 - Fort St John (deadline April 30)
3 - 101 Course May 9-10 - Chilliwack (deadline April 30)
4 - 101 Course July 8-10 (new dates) – Terrace
5 - 201- 301 Multi-Sport Modules - Pre-requisites for 201-301 May 23-29 - Victoria (Registration Information)
6 - 301 Course Aug 31-Sept 4 - Victoria (email Chad if interested so we can determine numbers to see if it will run).
7 * Community Coach Course Sept 19 - Vancouver TBA
8 * Community Coach Course Sept 20 - Vancouver TBA
This is the new course for coaches coaching NON- COMPETITIVE swimmers
(1-day, 8hr. course; cost = $100)
10 101 Course Sept 25-27 - Whistler within the BC Coaches conference
11 201 Course Sept 25-27 - Whistler within the BC Coaches conference
12 Making Ethical Decisions Training Sept 27 Whistler - Within Conference
*NEW COMMUNITY COACH COURSE – 8hrs – 1 day - $100
This is for coaches who are coaching non-competitive swimmers. We have run a few pilot courses and we are confident this will fill a big gap that is needed for coaching. There are no pre-requisites, and no post work to do. Coaches will not be “Certified” but rather be “In Training”.
The Swimming 101 course will now be focused towards - Coaching Young Competitive Swimmers
201 Pre-requisites - Must be completed prior to registering for 201
Courses run by Via Sport (Multi-sport modules) http://viasport.ca/coaching/nccp-course-calendar
· Design a Basic Sport Program
· Teaching and Learning
· Basic Mental Skills
301 Pre-requisites - Must be completed prior to registering for 301
Courses run by Via Sport (Multi-sport modules)
·Coaching & Leading Effectively
·Developing Athletic Abilities
·Psychology of Performance
·Prevention and Recovery
·Leading Drug Free Sport
Chad Webb Swim BC NCCP Coordinator