About Coaching for Coaches:

Whether you’re new to coaching or a seasoned veteran, Alberta Sport Connection is committed to providing you with assistance and support along your coaching journey.  Please browse our site for more information on coaching pathways, requirements, grants, and programming available to support you in your efforts.

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Where do I fit?

Stream 1: Community Sport

You may already coach at the community level or you’re thinking about coaching. Maybe, you have a child involved in sport, or you volunteer with participants new to a sport.

Learn about Community Sport Coaching

Stream 2: Competition

You have previous experience or you’re a former athlete. You may already coach at a regional/prov. level, & you tend to work with athletes over the longterm to improve performance.

Learn about Competition Coaching

Stream 3: Instruction

Instructors in the Instruction stream must have sport-specific skills and training, whether at the beginner or advanced skill level. Many are former participants in the sport.

Learn more about Instruction Coaching

In 2016 ASC supported 246 NCCP multi-sport modules & 61 home study program modules in 36 communities!

Coaching Events

Search for various multi-sport and sport specific NCCP workshops offered across the province.


Coaching Pathway

What courses do I need to coach? Use this tool from the Coaching Association of Canada to find out what you need.

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Above and Beyond Grant

This grant is to provide support to coaches and officials to pursue educational or developmental opportunities. To find out if you meet the criteria for this grant...

visit our grant management portal

Home Study

Alberta Sport Connection offers a home study program for those that are unable to attend multi-sport coach education workshops due to extenuating circumstances.

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Looking for Information on Developing Coaches

Find more info on core training, professional development, resources, and more.

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