Coaches & Officials Development

Qualified coaches are the foundation for successful introduction of children to sports, quality sport programming and athlete development. Trained Race Officials help facilitate a fair field of play for athletes of all levels, from grassroots to World Cup level. Whistler Sport Legacies is committed to supporting coaches and officials of all levels and sports with development and education opportunities, certification courses and tools to continue the pursuit of coaching excellence and officials duties in the Sea to Sky Corridor. Courses include for example NCCP Coaching Courses, Community Coaching Workshops, Physical Literacy/Sport for Life Professional Development Summits and Officials Certification.

For information on the coach education pathway for individual sports, interested individuals can also check the Coaching Association of Canada's info pages.

To view a full list of coaching courses offered through viaSport British Columbia, click here.

Become a Bobsleigh & Skeleton Official!

Be a part of the fastest sports on ice and become a Volunteer Official for the 2017/2018 season - no previous experience needed, just take this course on October 15, 2017!

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Physical Literacy 101

Physical activity is a lot more fun when you are physically literate. Now more than ever, physical literacy is being recognized as an important component of best practices in the sport, recreation, health and education sectors within Canada.

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Physical and Health Literacy Summit 2017

Coaches, sport facilitators, parents and everybody involved in physical activity programming are invited to this day of education and networking to optimize sport experiences for youth.

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Workshop "Count Me In", October 20, 2017

This workshop focuses on practical strategies when dealing with difficult behaviors. Suitable for representatives of all sports and all levels!

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CAAWS Workshop "Influencing Change", November 14, 2017

Whistler Sport Legacies is hosting CAAWS workshops as part of viaSport’s #LevelTheField campaign, a movement to create a more inclusive sport culture in BC.

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CAAWS Workshop "Effective Communication", March 8, 2018

Whistler Sport Legacies is hosting CAAWS workshops as part of viaSport’s #LevelTheField campaign, a movement to create a more inclusive sport culture in BC.

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