Coaches (Newcastle Village Minor Hockey Association)


Information For Coaches

Applications for Coaches are open for the 2020-2021 season:

Click here for the Local League Coaches Application 2020-2021  
**extended to accept apps to fill spaces.  

OMHA Team Officials Qualifications

Click the link below to view the most current qualifications required for Coaches, Assistant Coaches, Trainers and Managers. 

(Extended to 2020)  2019-2020 Qualifications Requirements for Team Officials 

Coaches Clinics

**Update September 21, 2020** ONLINE COURSES ARE NOW AVAILABLE - click the link below.

Click here to view a list of current Coaches Clinics that are being offered to complete your qualification requirements.  As clinics are scheduled, they will be added to the list found after following the link.

For the 2020-21 hockey season, all Team Officials (Coach, Trainer, Manager) and HCOP On-Ice Officials are required to complete the Hockey University: Planning a Safe Return to Hockey course. There is no charge to access the course.
To access the course click here:

Additional Programs/Qualifications

All Coaches, Trainer & Managers MUST have before having a team rostered.  Click the links below to be directed to the course.

1. Respect in Sport / Activity Leader Course
2. Gender Identity & Expression Course 
3. NEW 2020 ONLY  Planning a Safe Return to Hockey Course

Gender Diversity

All coaches must ensure that a pre-season chat is held that includes the topic of gender diversity. Click here for the link to the OMHA Gender Diversity pre-season chats requirements, including the link to the Pre-Season Chat Video download. 

Other links:

1. Criminal Offence Declaration Form
2. Coach Conduct
3. Conduct for Parents
4. Newcastle Police Check Letter 2019
5. Social Media Policy V2

               Any questions contact Brad Baker: [email protected]

NOTE:  We rely heavily upon volunteers to have our kids on the ice to enjoy the game of hockey.  Without you this would not be possible. Volunteering your time is greatly appreciated, please send in your application today!


Applications for REP Coaches are open for the 2020-2021 season:

Click here for the  Rep Coaches Application 2020-2021  * Closes April 15, 2020 Extended to September 15, 2020.

Applications for Local League Coaches are open for the 2020-2021 season:

Click here for the Local League Coaches Application 2020-2021  * Closes July 1, 2020 Extended to September 15, 2020.


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