The Cowichan Junior Piggies program will be hosting the NCCP Aboriginals Coaching Manual course on Sunday November 20, 2011
. This eight hour course is available FREE OF CHARGE as a special offer by the Coaches Association of BC saving each registrant $65. The course is open to the public and coaches of all sports.The ACM is a professional training tool for Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal coaches who coach Aboriginal athletes, as they become certified through the NCCP. The material in the ACM has been developed to meet the following objectives:
- provide culturally relevant training courses to Aboriginal coaches and community sport leaders;
- elevate the capacity of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal coaches to coach Aboriginal athletes;
- improve the quality of the sport experience for Aboriginal athletes;
- improve the coach’s understanding of, and ability to apply, Aboriginal culture to sport and to coaching techniques and tactics;
- allow Aboriginal communities greater accessibility to the NCCP;
- increase the number of NCCP certified Aboriginal coaches;
- make the wisdom of Aboriginal culture available to both Aboriginal and mainstream sport.
To register for the course please email firstname.lastname@example.org
. Registration closes November 10, 2011
. Limited space please register ASAP.