Competition-Introduction Multi-Sport Modules – This context is designed for Coaches of athletes moving from the FUNdamentals to the Learn to Train and Train to Train stages of Long-Term Athlete Development (LTAD).

The context consists of six modules: Make Ethical Decision, Planning a Practice, Nutrition, Design a Basic Sport Program, Teaching and Learning, and Basic Mental Skills.

Many of these have been integrated by sports into their own Sport-Specific workshops while other sports require their Coaches to take them separately through our network. All of these Multi-Sport modules can help you reach higher as a Coach, and can also be counted towards maintenance of certification.


We are excited that Coach NB has received a grant through the Go NB Grant Program for 2021 . The Go NB Grant will allow Coach NB to reduce the rate for the multi-sport modules by 60%.  The Sport & Recreation Branch from the Dept of Tourism, Heritage, and culture is committed to providing funding in support of our NB coaches.   Please note this is only available for NB resident Coaches.

We’re trying to find new ways to support our NB coaches and reduce any barriers that keep coaches from being the best they can be!

Plz, note NB Resident plz click the NB Resident option for registration payment via the Locker.


Make Ethical Decisions (MED)

3h 

Target: Suitable for all Coaches, regardless of the type of athlete they are working with.

Upon completing the MED module, you’ll be able to: Analyze a challenging situation and determine if it has moral, legal, or ethical implications; apply the National Certificate Program (NCCP) MED model to properly respond to each situation in a way that is consistent with the NCCP Code of Ethics.

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Planning a Practice

6h15 

Target: Instruction, Community & Competition Coaches

The Planning a Practice module will give you the skills to: Organize a well-structured practice plan with safe, age-appropriate activities you’ve designed to match the proficiency level of participants; identify potential risk factors that could impact the sport and practice activities; create an emergency action plan; identify practice goals and design activities that offer the best training benefits for the athletic skills required in your sport.

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Design a Basic Sport Program

4h 

Target: Instruction & Competition Coaches

Design a Basic Sport Program will teach you to: Create a sound outline for your sport program that includes competition and training events; compare your program to those outlined by the NCCP in terms of Long-Term Athlete Development (LTAD); assess the athletic development opportunities your program offers and identify ways to remedy any weaknesses; interpret the information in a sample program; identifying training priorities and objectives at certain periods; establish a link between your program’s training objectives and the content of practice sessions.

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Teaching and Learning

6h30

Target:  Instruction, Community & Competition Coaches

Upon completing the Teaching and Learning module, you will be able to: Assess your own beliefs regarding effective training; analyze certain coaching situations to determine if they promote learning; create conditions that promote learning and self-esteem through appropriate consideration of the affective, cognitive, and motor dimensions of learning; use words and methods that relate to an athlete’s preferred learning style; formulate feedback offered at the right and with the right frequency; use teaching assessment grids to gather objective information on teaching effectiveness; and use this data to develop and action plan to enhance your own effectiveness as a teacher and Coach.

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Basic Mental Skills

3h 

Target: Instructors & Competition Coaches

The Basic Mental Skills Module gives you the ability to: Recognize signs indicating that an athlete may need to improve his/her goal setting, focus and anxiety control skills; develop tools to help the athlete to make improvements in these area, run simple guided activities that help athletes improve basic mental skills.

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