Coaches Week 2018 - Workshops & Programming

September 22 - 30, 2018 marks the third annual National Coaches Week and we’re asking Canadians everywhere for your help celebrating! Whether you are from a National Sport Organization, Provincial/Territorial Sport Organization, club, or you are a coach, parent, or athlete, we want your help saying ‘thanks!’ to coaches from coast to coast. Join the conversation on social media using #ThanksCoach and #CoachesWeek.

This fall, Whistler Sport Legacies together with Viasport offers a selection of high-quality educational courses and workshops for sport facilitators, coaches and parents:

Making Ethical Decisions Fri. Oct. 12, 1:00 - 5:00pm (Squamish) NCCP-ALL Contexts $50 Register
Leading Drug-Free Sport Fri. Oct. 12, 1:00 - 5:30pm (Whistler) NCCP -CD Competition Development $50 Cancelled
Coach & Staff Appreciation Event Fri. Oct. 12, 7:00 - 9:00pm (Whistler)   FREE if RSVP Register
Psychology of Performance Sat. Oct. 13, 9:00am - 5:00pm (Whistler) NCCP-CD $80 Register
Design of a Basic Sport Program Sat. Oct. 13, 9:00am - 5:00pm (Squamish) NCCP –CI Competition Introduction $65 Register
Developing Athletic Abilities Sun. Oct. 14, 8:30am - 6:00pm (Whistler) NCCP-CD $95 Cancelled
Planning a Practice Sun. Oct. 14, 9:00am - 3:00pm (Squamish) NCCP -CI $65 Cancelled
Aboriginal Coaching Development Module TBD, 9:00am - 5:00pm (Whistler) NCCP -CC Community Coach TBD  
Principles of Healthy Child Development Fri. Oct. 19, 9:00am - 4:00pm (Whistler) HighFive $65 Register
WHISTLER HEALTH & PHYSICAL LITERACY SUMMIT Sat. Oct. 20, 9:00am - 4:30pm (Whistler)   $150
(incl. "Count us in" & "Women on Boards")
Women on Boards Sat. Oct. 20, 6:30 - 7:30pm (Whistler) CAAWS: Women & Leadership Free with Summit Event or $10 Register
Count us in: Support all Kids to Participate Sun. Oct. 21, 9:30am – 2:30pm (Whistler) Canada Freestyle Free with Summit Event or $50 Register
Field Testing Kit Training Sun. Oct. 21, 3:30 – 6:30pm (Whistler) WSL WORKSHOP $25 Register


Download the full program here

For more information email Tami Mitchell, Manager, Sport Development of Whistler Sport Legacies.

More information about NCCP courses


About National Coaches Week

National Coaches Week celebrates the positive impact coaches have on athletes and communities across Canada. This week is an opportunity to recognize coaches for the integral role they play by saying #ThanksCoach. With events held across the country to celebrate coaching, National Coaches Week provides coaches with the recognition they deserve for the time they devote to ensuring Canadians live an active, healthy lifestyle. For more information on events happening in your region, visit or contact your Provincial or Territorial Coaching Representative.