The deadline for all Coaching Certifications to be completed is November 15 of the current season, with the exception of RIS - Activity Leader, which must be completed prior to being placed on a team roster. To view certification requirements by Age Category click here Coach Certifications
Respect in Sport - Activity Leader certification is required of all bench staff. This is not the same certification as the Parent program.
Mandatory re-certification was introduced last season. All RIS-Activity Leader taken in the 2015-2016 season expired on May 1st, 2019.
All new certifications are valid for 4 sesaons.
For all other certification courses or to register for a Coaching Clinic, please visit the Hockey Canada registration page.
If you need to find your Hockey Canada ID please visit the Hockey Canada eHockey website https://ehockey.hockeycanada.ca If you do not have an account you can easily set one up and add yourself as a participant. Your Hockey Canada ID, any clinics/qualifications you have and all of your playing/team history will be available for you to view.