When attending a U12, U14, U16, or U19 Provincial Championship, one of the registered coaches or managers must be “Trained” at the required level. See the chart below.
When attending a U14, U16, or U19 Western Canadian Championship, one of the registered coaches or managers must be Competition-Introduction Certified.
When attending a U14 or U16 Canadian Championship, the registered head coach must be Competion-Introduction Certified and assistant coaches on the playing field must be Competition-Introduction Trained.
When attending a U19, U23, Sr. Women’s or Sr. Men’s Canadian Championship, the registered coach and all assistant coaches on the playing field must be Competition-Introduction Certified.
If a team attends a Canadian Championship without the registered head coach meeting the coaching criteria, the team will be fined $2,500 (two thousand five hundred dollars).
If a team attends a Western Canadian Championship without a coach/manager meeting the coaching criteria, the team will be fined $250 (two hundred fifty dollars).
To find out more information about becoming NCCP Certified, please contact the Program Coordinator, Jackie Desilets, at email@example.com .
To find out more information about the various coaching pathways within the NCCP, have a look at the document above, Various Coaching Pathways Explained.
|Category||Softball BC Article||Requirement:|
Western Canadian Championship
Learn to Coach
Learn to Coach
|U12A||Required||Community Coach Trained||N/A||N/A|
|U12B||Required||Community Coach Trained||N/A||N/A|
|U12C||Recommended||Community Coach Trained||N/A||N/A|
|U14A||Required||Competition Introduction Trained||N/A||Competition Introduction Certified|
|U14B||Required||Community Coach Trained||Competition Introduction Certified||N/A|
|U14C||Required||Community Coach Trained||N/A||N/A|
|U16A||Required||Competition Introduction Trained||N/A||Competition Introduction Certified|
|U16B||Required||Competition Introduction Trained||Competition Introduction Certified||N/A|
|U16C||Required||Community Coach Trained||N/A||N/A|
|U19A||Required||Competition Introduction Trained||N/A||Competition Introduction Certified|
|U19B||Required||Competition Introduction Trained||Competition Introduction Certified||N/A|
|U19C||Required||Community Coach Trained||N/A||N/A|
|SENIOR A||Recommended||Competition Introduction Trained + MED||N/A||Competition Introduction Certified|
|SENIOR B||Recommended||Competition Trained + MED||Competition Introduction Certified||N/A|
|SENIOR C||Recommended||Community Coach + MED||N/A||N/A|
|SENIOR D||Recommended||Community Coach + MED||N/A||N/A|
- LTC – Community Sport – Learn to Coach Clinic (great for Learn to Play instructors/coaches)
- OGP – Community Sport – Ongoing Participation
- Weekend #1 – Competition Introduction Weekend #1 Clinic
- Weekend #2 – Competition Introduction Weekend #2 Clinic
- MED – Making Ethical Decisions Online Evaluation