In the NCCP coaches who have become certified in their pathway are required to complete professional development to maintain their certified status. In Nova Scotia to support this the Sport Center Atlantic has scheduled workshops that coaches can participate in. Some of these workshops are in classroom and others you can take in a webinar format from the comfort of your own home.
This series of in person sessions are organized by the CSCA and offered free of charge at various locations throughout Atlantic Canada. These sessions are also live streamed online so if a session is not available near you, you can still access it.
This series of webinars is targeted at all coaches across Atlantic Canada and are offered monthly. The webinars are free of charge, offered online only and they occur late at night (9pm AT/9:30 pm NL) to accommodate the busy lives of coaches. These sessions are also recorded and posted to our website.
This series of in person sessions are targeted at community and club level coaches across Nova Scotia and offered every March and September. This is an in-person session where a topic speaker will travel to the six (6) Nova Scotia sport regions and deliver coach targeted learning.
Coaches can also receive 5 professional development points by taking any NCCP course classroom or home study.
Also coaches should consider taking the following E-learning modules: