Let’s Get Coaching!

Coaches Trained in Celebration of the  Legacy of the
 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games

2018/2019 Program Dates Below

 

Thinking about becoming a coach?  The City of Toronto, in partnership with Coaches Association of Ontario and Provincial Sport Organizations (PSOs), will be offering National Coaching Certification Program training throughout 2018. The  Fundamental Movement Skills  workshop, Competition Introduction .modules and several Sport-Specific training sessions will be available at community recreation centres and other facilities. Best of all, these sessions will be  FREE  for Toronto residents (Open to non-residents at a fee).

For inquires about the Let’s Get Coaching! program please email  letsgetcoaching@toronto.ca

 

Fundamental Movement Skills

The fundamental movement skills of throwing, catching, jumping, striking, running, kicking, agility, balance and coordination form the basis for future sport skill development and for the life-long enjoyment of physical activity.  This workshop is for individuals who want to learn how to instruct, observe, and correct the skill and give you plenty of opportunity to practice teaching these skills to young children. A full list of available workshops is provided below:

Module Location Day Date Time Registration Code
Fundamental Movement Skills Don Mongomery CC Saturday December 15, 2018 10am – 3pm 3104048
Fundamental Movement Skills Oriole CC Saturday March 23, 2019 1pm – 6pm 3143523
Fundamental Movement Skills Lawrence Heights CC Saturday September 7, 2019 10am – 3pm 3143524
Fundamental Movement Skills – Girls/Women Only North Kipling CC Saturday September 21, 2019 10am – 3pm 3143522

CLICK HERE to go directly to the Toronto FUN Online listings. CLICK HERE for how to register.

Competition Introduction Modules

These NCCP workshops are suitable for instructors, community and competition coaches in any sport stream that work with athletes over the long term to improve performance. In these courses, coaches will learn about making ethical decisions, how to plan a practice, basic mental skills and many more. A full list of available workshops is provided below:

Module Location Day Date Time Registration Code
Planning a Practice Toronto Track & Field Centre Saturday November 3, 2018 10am – 4pm 3142854
Make Ethical Decisions Etobicoke CC Saturday November 17, 2018 10am – 2:30pm 3143157
Planning a Practice Parkway Forest CC Saturday March 23, 2019 8:30am – 12:30pm 3143535
Design a Basic Sport Program Oriole CC Saturday March 23, 2019 8:30am – 1pm 3143534
Teaching and Learning Parkway Forest CC Saturday March 23, 2019 8:00am –1:30pm 3143529
Make Ethical Decisions Parkway Forest CC Saturday March 23, 2019 10am – 2pm 3143525
Make Ethical Decisions Oriole CC Saturday March 23, 2019 1pm – 6pm 3143526
Basic Mental Skills Parkway Forest CC Saturday March 23, 2019 2pm – 6pm 3143532
Nutrition Parkway Forest CC Saturday March 23, 2019 4pm –5:30pm 3143528
Aboriginal Coaching Module Regent Park CC Saturday June 8, 2019 8am – 6pm 3143527
Nutrition Edithvale CC Saturday July 6, 2019 10am – 11:30am 3143533
Design a Basic Sport Program Edithvale CC Saturday July 6, 2019 12pm – 5pm 3143530
Teaching and Learning Oriole CC Sunday September 15, 2019 10am – 3pm 3143549


CLICK HERE
to go directly to the Toronto FUN Online listings. CLICK HERE for how to register.

Sport-Specific Training

 Trainings for individuals interested in coaching a specific sport in the community sport and/or instructional stream of the NCCP such as athletics, basketball, soccer, wheelchair sports, and many more.  In these workshops, coaches will learn how to instruct, observe and correct skills for a particular sport.
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Please check back for upcoming 2019 Sport Specific course dates.

How to Register

There are several different ways to register with the City of Toronto’s Parks, Forestry, and Recreation system. Please note: Family and Client Numbers are required for touch tone or online registration. If you do not already have these, please call 416-338-4386 before registering.

Online Registration (7 a.m. – midnight)
Go to toronto.ca/torontofun and click on the FUN ONLINE Register Now button. Please  read all information prior to registering.

Touch Tone Registration (TTR) (7 a.m. – midnight)
Call 416-338-0000 and follow the voice prompts.

Telephone Assisted (8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.)
Call 416-338-4386 during regular business hours and speak to a customer service representative.

In Person
Register in person at one of the civic centres listed below during regular business hours:

Etobicoke Civic Centre  -399 The West Mall, 2nd floor
North York Civic Centre  – 5100 Yonge St., 3rd floor
Scarborough Civic Centre – 150 Borough Dr., 5th floor
Toronto City Hall – 100 Queen St., main floor

Let’s Get Coaching! was part of Toronto’s Host City Showcase Program in 2015. This Council-approved program was designed to ensure a legacy of long-term community benefits while enhancing the experience of the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games for residents and visitors.

For inquires about the Let’s Get Coaching! program please email  letsgetcoaching@toronto.ca