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Silver Stick Champs

Casselman-Embrun Minor Bantam IceDogs Win International Silver Stick!!

Bauer First Shift

Has your child always wanted to try hockey? Check out the First Shift program...only a few spots remain. $199 (taxes included), head to toe gear and 6 weeks of on-ice instruction.

Lacing Up

Lacing Up is a fun, online, game-based program that helps Novice Players (6-8 year olds) learn the fundamentals of being a successful, respectful young hockey player.

Play Penalty Free!

Any amateur hockey team in Ontario can qualify by playing a penalty-free game within the province of Ontario during the contest period. Enter to win!!

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Development 1

The Development 1 clinic is designed for coaches working with players at the competitive levels of hockey - Rep B Peewee & above. The clinic is a two day event. Coaches will receive approximatly 12 hours of in-class instruction and 4 hours of on-ice instruction. Coaches taking the Development 1 clinic will be required to complete a take-away clinic assignment that will be submttted to HEO for assessment.

Not all coaching levels that require Development 1 require the coach to be fully certified. Coachces at the AAA level and above must certify at the Development 1 level. Coaches at the Reb B, A and AA levels are required to be trained only.
To be trained the coach must attend the Development 1 clinic and submit and pass the take home assignment.
To become fully certified at the Development 1 level a coach will also be required to complete and pass:
     Dev 1 Field Evaluation
     Make Ethical Decisions (Competition-Introduction) online evaluation.

Development 1 clinic topics include:

  • Communications Philosophy
  • Make Ethical Decisions
  • Team Building
  • Drill Design
  • Skill Development Pyramid
  • Developing Drill Progressions
  • Safety
  • Developing Athletic Abilities
  • Seasonal Planning
  • Individaul Skills and Tactics
  • Goaltending Introduction
  • Practice Planning

The following resources provide more detail and information on Development 1 Training/Certification, Development 1 Pathways and Development 1 Certification Maintenance:
     Hockey Canada's NCCP Webpage
      Development 1 Pathway

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