Let’s Get Coaching!

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

2018 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 North Kipling CC Saturday September 22 10am – 4pm 3104047
Fundamental Movement Skills Basement Room (C) East York CC Saturday October 14 10am – 4pm 3139811
Fundamental Movement Skills Don Mongomery CC Saturday December 15 10am – 4pm 3104048

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
Basic Mental Skills Wellesley CC Saturday October 20 10am – 2pm 3141414
Nutrition Wellesley CC Saturday October 20 2:30pm – 4pm 3141416
Design a Basic Sports Program The New Generation Youth Recreation Centre Sunday October 21 12:30pm – 5pm 3141991
Planning a Practice Toronto Track & Field Centre Saturday November 3 10:00am – 4pm 3142854
Make Ethical Decisions Etobicoke CC Saturday November 17 10:00am –2:30pm 3143157


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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. A full list of available workshops is provided below:

 

Course Location Day Date Time Registration Code
Cricket Jenner Jean-Marie CC Sunday July 29 11am – 4:30pm 3104056
WSA-NCCP Competition Introduction for Wheelchair Basketball Studio 1
Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre
Friday-Sunday Sept 14-16 6pm Friday – 4:00pm Sunday 3104064
Basketball – NCCP FUNdamentals Gym (A)
Parkway Forest Community Centre
Saturday September 29 9:30am – 5:30pm 3104061

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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