Available courses

Course Image Delivery - Competition Development - Pilot #1

Delivery - Competition Development - Pilot #1

In this course, coaches can expect to learn the technical and analytical considerations of the curling delivery, including the key biomechanical principles and training considerations and isolation drills for mastering the delivery.
Course Image Brushing - Competition Development Pilot #1

Brushing - Competition Development Pilot #1

The purpose of this course is to provide coaches with the most complete and up-to-date information about brushing in the sport of curling. Brushing is arguably the most under-coached aspect of curling, but due to the various technological changes and rule changes in the game over the years, brushin…
Course Image Strategy and Tactics:  Competition Development - Pilot #1

Strategy and Tactics: Competition Development - Pilot #1

This course will help coaches understand how to teach their athletes the Strategic Planning and Tactical Implementation processes.  Coaches will review the characteristics of the four strategies, the features of each strategic profile, understand the elements of an end plan and game plan. Coaches w…
Course Image Long Term Curler Development Model - Competition Development

Long Term Curler Development Model - Competition Development

This course will help coaches understand Curling Canada's Long Term Curler Development (LTCD) Framework and how it applies the programs and coaches.  The Long Term Curler Development Framework should guide the coach in the why, when and how to introduce skills, run training, use competitions, etc..…
Course Image Understanding the NCCP - Competition Development

Understanding the NCCP - Competition Development

This course will help coaches understand Curling Canada's Coach Development Model, the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) structure and where they are in the system.  This course will explain the Competition Development Coach Training and Certification Pathway, recommended sequence of t…
Course Image Advanced Practice Planning - Competition Development

Advanced Practice Planning - Competition Development

This course enables coaches to plan, implement and evaluate a safe and effective practice.  
Course Image Prevention and Recovery - Competition Development

Prevention and Recovery - Competition Development

This course explores concepts around understanding the nature of injuries and how to set up your coaching practice to help with injury prevention.  The course will include looking at effective warm ups, recovery strategies and looking at skill execution as signs of fatigue. You will also develop a …
Course Image Developing Athletic Abilities - Competition Development

Developing Athletic Abilities - Competition Development

This course enables coaches on how to investigate, examine, and develop the athletic abilities of their athletes.  
Course Image Health and Wellness - Competition Development

Health and Wellness - Competition Development

This course is intended to train coaches in the fundamentals of health and wellness for their athletes, including topics such as fatigue management, travel planning, diet and nutrition, and anti-doping controls.
Course Image Performance Planning - Competition Development

Performance Planning - Competition Development

This course enables coaches to plan a program based on training and competition opportunities appropriate to the stage of the Long-Term Curler Development (LTCD) Model that their athletes are in. Coaches will learn to identify measures promoting development and integrating yearly training prioritie…
Course Image Analyze Technical Performance - Competition Development

Analyze Technical Performance - Competition Development

In this course, we will explore the theory of movement principles required for all sports and learn how they apply to curling skills.
Course Image Manage a Program - Competition Development

Manage a Program - Competition Development

This course will help coaches understand their own personal coaching gaps, learn how to surround themselves with a support team, assist with managing a curling team's season - administratively, financially, logistically.  The course will address, team meetings and communication, media, team contrac…
Course Image Delivery - Competition Development - Pilot #2

Delivery - Competition Development - Pilot #2

In this course, coaches can expect to learn the technical and analytical considerations of the curling delivery, including the key biomechanical principles and training considerations and isolation drills for mastering the delivery.
Course Image Advanced Practice Planning - Competition Development

Advanced Practice Planning - Competition Development

This course enables coaches to plan, implement and evaluate a safe and effective practice.  
Course Image Developing Athletic Abilities - Competition Development - Pilot #2

Developing Athletic Abilities - Competition Development - Pilot #2

This course enables coaches on how to investigate, examen and develop the athletic abilities of their athletes.  
Course Image Prevention and Recovery - Competition Development - Pilot #2

Prevention and Recovery - Competition Development - Pilot #2

This course explores concepts around understanding the nature of injuries and how to set up your coaching practice to help with injury prevention.  The course will include looking at effective warm ups, recovery strategies and looking at skill execution as signs of fatigue. You will also develop a …
Course Image Brushing - Competition Development - Pilot #2

Brushing - Competition Development - Pilot #2

The purpose of this course is to provide coaches with the most complete and up-to-date information about brushing in the sport of curling. Brushing is arguably the most under-coached aspect of curling, but due to the various technological changes and rule changes in the game over the years, brushin…
Course Image Strategy and Tactics:  Competition Development - Pilot #2

Strategy and Tactics: Competition Development - Pilot #2

This course will help coaches understand how to teach their athletes the Strategic Planning and Tactical Implementation processes.  Coaches will review the characteristics of the four strategies, the features of each strategic profile, understand the elements of an end plan and game plan. Coaches w…
Course Image Performance Planning - Competition Development Pilot #2

Performance Planning - Competition Development Pilot #2

This course enables coaches to plan a program based on training and competition opportunities appropriate to the stage of the Long-Term Curler Development (LTCD) Model that their athletes are in. Coaches will learn to identify measures promoting development and integrating yearly training prioritie…
Course Image Health and Wellness - Competition Development - Pilot #2

Health and Wellness - Competition Development - Pilot #2

This course is intended to train coaches in the fundamentals of health and wellness for their athletes, including topics such as fatigue management, travel planning, diet and nutrition, and anti-doping precautions.
Course Image Manage a Program - Competition Development - Pilot #2

Manage a Program - Competition Development - Pilot #2

This course will help coaches understand their own personal coaching gaps, learn how to surround themselves with a support team, assist with managing a curling team's season - administratively, financially, logistically.  The course will address, team meetings and communication, media, team contrac…
Course Image Long Term Curler Development Model - Competition Development - Pilot #2

Long Term Curler Development Model - Competition Development - Pilot #2

This course will help coaches understand Curling Canada's Long Term Curler Development (LTCD) Framework and how it applies the programs and coaches.  The Long Term Curler Development Framework should guide the coach in the why, when and how to introduce skills, run training, use competitions, etc..…
Course Image Analyze Technical Performance:  Competition Development - Pilot #2

Analyze Technical Performance: Competition Development - Pilot #2

In this course, we will explore the theory of movement principles required for all sports and learn how they apply to curling skills.
Course Image Understanding the NCCP:  Competition Development Pilot #2

Understanding the NCCP: Competition Development Pilot #2

This course will help coaches understand Curling Canada's Coach Development Model, the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) structure and where they are in the system.  This course will explain the Competition Development Coach Training and Certification Pathway, recommended sequence of t…
Course Image Interprovincial High Performance Program - Athletes and Coaches

Interprovincial High Performance Program - Athletes and Coaches

High Performance Athletes and Coaches who are selected by their Province to participate in Provincial High Performance Programs are permitted access to this "course" where they will be able to access educational sessions and resources from other partnering provinces.  This is a pilot program for th…