Competition Introduction Modules

Competition Introduction Modules.

Make Ethical Decisions

Planning a Practice

Basic Mental Skills

Design a Basic Sport Program

Teaching & Learning

Coaches must attend the full duration of the training to receive credit for their participation.

NCCP MAKE ETHICAL DECISIONS – 4 hours
Learning Environment Registration Fee Frequency of Module Offering
Online Delivery (Zoom) $45.00 Weekly
In Person Delivery $45.00 Limited
Date Day Time Module Method Deadline
May 19 Thursday 5:00 - 9:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online May 16
May 20 Friday 9:00am - 1:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online May 13
May 21 Saturday 9:00am - 1:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online May 9
May 22 Sunday 9:00am - 1:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online May 13
May 23 Monday 5:00 - 9:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online May 16
May 25 Wednesday 5:00 - 9:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online May 18
May 26
Places left
Thursday 5:00 - 9:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online May 22
May 28 Saturday 9:00am - 1:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online May 20
May 29 Sunday 9:00am - 1:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online May 23
May 30 Monday 5:00 - 9:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online May 23
May 31 Tuesday 5:00 - 9:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online May 24
June 2 Thursday 5:00 - 9:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online May 26
June 5 Sunday 9:00am - 1:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online May 27
June 7 Tuesday 9:00am - 1:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online June 1
June 11 Saturday 9:00am - 1:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online June 3
June 15 Wednesday 5:00 - 9:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online June 8
June 20 Monday 5:00 - 9:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online June 13
June 22 Wednesday 5:00 - 9:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online June 15
June 29 Wednesday 5:00 - 9:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online June 22
July 5 Tuesday 5:00 - 9:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online June 29
July 11 Monday 5:00 - 9:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online July 4
July 21 Thursday 5:00 - 9:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online July 14
July 27 Wednesday 9:00am - 1:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online July 20
August 8 Monday 9:00am - 1:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online July 31
August 10 Wednesday 5:00 - 9:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online Aug. 3
August 15 Monday 5:00 - 9:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online Aug. 10
August 21 Sunday 9:00am - 1:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online Aug. 15
August 26 Tues/Wed 9:00am - 1:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online Aug. 19
August 30 Tuesday 5:00 - 9:00pm Make Ethical Decisions Online Aug. 23

By successfully completing the NCCP Make Ethical Decisions (MED) training, coaches will be fully equipped to handle ethical situations with confidence and surety.  The training helps coaches identify the legal, ethical, and moral implications of difficult and potentially unsafe situations that present themselves in the world of team and individual sport.

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 NCCP Ethical Decision-Making Model to properly respond to each situation in a way that is consistent with the NCCP Code of Ethics.

Make Ethical Decisions Online Evaluation:

The Make Ethical Decisions Online Evaluation provides the opportunity to apply the skills learned in the module to real life situations.  After completing the module, coaches can access the NCCP Make Ethical Decisions online evaluation at no additional charge through the Locker.  Successful completion of the MED online evaluation is necessary to be certified in most sport-specific coaching pathways.

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NCCP PLANNING A PRACTICE – 5 hours
Learning Environment Registration Fee Frequency of Module Offering
Online Delivery (Zoom) $60.00 Monthly
In Person Delivery $60.00 Limited
May 24/25 Tues/Wed 5:30 - 8:30pm Planning a Practice Online May 17
May 29 Sunday 9:00am - 2:30pm Planning a Practice Online May 23
June 18 Saturday 9:00am - 3:30pm Planning a Practice Online June 10
June 27/28 Mon/Tues 5:30 - 8:30pm Planning a Practice Online June 20
July 19/20 Tues/Wed 5:30 - 8:30pm Planning a Practice Online July 12
July 24 Sunday 9:00am - 2:30pm Planning a Practice Online July 18
August 3 Wednesday 9:00am - 3:30pm Planning a Practice Online July 27
August 23/24 Tues/Wed 5:00 - 8:00pm Planning a Practice Online Aug. 16
Date Day Time Module Method Deadline

Planning a Practice module consists of two components:

Coaches must complete both components to receive full credit for having taken the Planning a Practice Module.

Planning a Practice learning activities will prepare coaches to:

  • explain the importance of logistics in the development of a practice plan;
  • establish an appropriate structure for a practice; and
  • identify appropriate activities for each part of the practice.

After completing the NCCP Emergency Action Plan eLearning activity, coaches will be able to:

  • describe the importance of having an Emergency Action Plan (EAP);
  • identify when to activate the EAP;
  • explain the responsibilities of the charge person and call person when the EAP is activated; and
  • create a detailed EAP that includes all required information for responding to an emergency.

A Home Study format is available for those coaches requiring an alternative learning option.

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NCCP BASIC MENTAL SKILLS – 4 hours
Learning Environment Registration Fee Frequency of Module Offering
Online Delivery (Zoom) $45.00 Monthly
In Person Delivery $45.00 Limited
May 24 Tuesday 5:00 - 9:00pm Basic Mental Skills Online May 17
June 14 Tuesday 4:30 - 9:00pm Basic Mental Skills Online June 7
July 6 Wednesday 4:30 - 9:00pm Basic Mental Skills Online June 29
August 10 Wednesday 5:00 - 9:00pm Basic Mental Skills Online Aug. 3
Date Day Time Module Method Deadline

After completing Basic Mental Skills module, you will be able to:

  • recognize signs that an athlete may need to improve his or her goal setting, focus, and anxiety control skills; and develop tools to help the athlete to make improvements in these areas; and
  • run simple guided activities that help athletes improve basic mental skills.

A Home Study format is available for those coaches requiring an alternative learning option.

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NCCP DESIGN A BASIC SPORT PROGRAM – 5 hours
Learning Environment Registration Fee Frequency of Module Offering
Online Delivery (Zoom) $50.00 Monthly
In Person Delivery $50.00 Limited
May 30/31
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Mon/Tues 5:30 - 8:00pm Design a Basic Sport Program Online May 23
June 25 Saturday 9:00am - 2:30pm Design a Basic Sport Program Online June 17
July 25/26 Mon/Tues 5:30 - 8:30pm Design a Basic Sport Program Online July 18
August 13 Saturday 9:00am - 2:30pm Design a Basic Sport Program Online Aug. 5
Date Day Time Module Method Deadline

After completing Design a Basic Sport Program module, you will be able to:

  • develop a program structure based on opportunities for training and competition;
  • establish indicators of athlete development in the program; and
  • develop practice plans that reflect seasonal training priorities.

A Home Study format is available for those coaches requiring an alternative learning option.

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NCCP TEACHING AND LEARNING – 5 hours
Learning Environment Registration Fee Frequency of Module Offering
Online Delivery (Zoom) $60.00 Monthly
In Person Delivery $60.00 Limited
June 26 Sunday 9:00am - 2:30pm Teaching & Learning Online June 20
July 25/26 Mon/Tues 5:30 - 8:30pm Teaching & Learning Online July 18
August 16/17 Tues/Wed 5:30 - 9:00pm Teaching & Learning Online Aug. 15
August 21 Sunday 9:00am - 2:30pm Teaching & Learning Online Aug. 15
Date Day Time Module Method Deadline

After completing the NCCP Teaching and Learning module, you will be able to:

  • assess your own beliefs regarding effective teaching;
  • analyze certain coaching situations to see if they promote learning;
  • create conditions that promote learning and self-esteem through:
    • appropriate consideration of the affective, cognitive, and motor dimensions of learning the use of words and methods that relate to an athlete’s preferred learning style;
    • a sound organization;
    • active supervision; and
    • the use of well-formulated feedback offered at the right time and with the right frequency
  • use teaching assessment grids to gather objective information on teaching effectiveness, and use this data to develop an action plan to enhance your own effectiveness as a teacher and coach.

A Home Study format is available for those coaches requiring an alternative learning option.

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CONTACT INFORMATION

NCCP DELIVERY TEAM
P: (780) 415-1167
Email: CSW.Coach@gov.ab.ca