Coaching Association of Canada


Karate Canada offers the following NCCP workshops.

Instruction Beginner: This weekend workshop is tailored for coaches of athletes who wish to equip themselves with fundamental karate coaching knowledge. The workshop focuses on planning, safety, basic teaching and learning theory, as well as preparing coaches to analyze karate skills.

NOTE: It is recommended to hold a karate brown belt to take this course.

Competition Introduction: Intended for coaches who want to enhance their repertoire of karate skills and possibly enter their athletes into competition, this weekend workshop is a good introduction to the competitive environment of the sport. Coaches will learn in-depth planning, supporting and improving athlete competition skills, and a detailed overview of the rules governing karate competitive settings.

NOTE: It is recommended to have done the Instruction Beginner course prior to register for the Competition Introduction course. Coaches should also hold a black belt in karate.

Competition Development: For senior level coaches working with provincial and national Team athletes, this mix of multisport and karate specific modules will provide well-rounded training for developing competitive athletes. Participants will learn to manage a competitive sport program, effectively deal with sport psychology and ethical issues, as well as learn to analyze and evaluate skill and performance.

NOTE: It is recommended to have done the Competition Introduction course prior to register to the Competition Development workshop. Coaches should also hold a karate black belt.

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