BV Nordic Centre

Courses

Coaches Needed: Free Training Available

The Rabbit and Ski Skool Program is in desperate need of coaches for the 2017-18 ski season. Please consider taking the coaching courses we are offering and volunteering to help coach in a fun and dynamic environment. The Club will cover the fees for club members who volunteer to coach this season.

Upcoming Coach Development Workshops in Smithers:

NCCP INTRODUCTION TO COMMUNITY COACHING WORKSHOP

Nov. 3 and 4, 2017 in Smithers.  Contact Sandra Nash for details  sandra.nash22@gmail.com  or 250-847-0022

The "ICC" Workshop is designed to give parents and other beginning coaches basic information and a feeling of confidence as they begin their role as a coach.  It teaches coaches how to deliver a series of age-appropriate skill development sessions under the guidance/supervision of more experienced coaches.  The orientation is to skiers of all age groups with an emphasis on working with children under six years of age (the "Active Start" stage of athlete development).  Coaches are taught basic coaching skills, how to teach the fundamentals of technique, growth and development considerations, how to create a motivating learning environment and how to set up a ski playground.  There are no prerequisites except enthusiasm and the minimum age requirement of 14 years.

10 hrs / workshop. The workshop fee for CCC/CCBC members is $80.00.  The workshop fee for non-CCC/CCBC members is $160.00.

NCCP COMMUNITY COACHING WORKSHOP

Nov. 24 - 26, 2017 in Smithers.  Contact Sandra Nash for details  sandra.nash22@gmail.com  or 250-847-0022

The "CC" Workshop is the second step in the NCCP coach education program. It provides essential training for coaches delivering an effective skill development program to children six to nine years of age (the "FUNdamentals" stage of athlete development. This program is designed to train coaches to teach children technical skills, select games that reinforce the technical skills being taught, design and lead on-snow sessions, select and prepare equipment for young children and make learning FUN. Successful completion of the ICC Workshop, enthusiasm and a minimum age of 14 years are the only prerequisites. 

16 hrs / workshop. The workshop fee for CCC/CCBC members is $100.00.  The workshop fee for non-CCC/CCBC members is $200.00

Full Details on both these courses: http://bvnordic.ca/files/Coach-Training-Poster-2017.pdf

Biathlon

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