Cochrane Minor Football has created a Coach Committee to help select, train and support our coaches and inform our parents.
Coach Selection Process
- RCMP police check mandatory (valid if in calendar year)
- Coach Committee will select coaches for teams
- Selection criteria will include: experience, judgment, leadership and accreditations
- Mandatory meeting to review season planning, budget, practice planning
- Ongoing support with coaching skill development, player skill development and practice planning
- NCCP, Football Alberta and Football Canada guidelines for Head Coaches and Assistant Coaches
Football Canada / NCCP - http://footballcanada.com/coach-training/
Football Alberta - https://footballalberta.ab.ca/main/coaching-development/national-coaching-certification-program-nccp/
Football Alberta Coaching Requirements - Chart
Football Canada has launched a new mobile app www.footballcanadamobile.com which features online drill database. The app also provides team communication options, practice planning and other features.
Coach Application Form
RCMP Vulnerable Sector Check Form
Coaches Code of Conduct
Season Plan Template
Practice Plan Template
6 & 9-A-Side Guide
Calgary Bantam Football Association Covid-19 Safety Manual
Cochrane Lions Playbook Templates
Cochrane Lions Offensive Concepts
If you are interested in coaching or leading one of our programs, email admin and we will put you in touch with our coaching development team.