Coaching Clinics in Salmon Arm
Please see the BC Hockey website to sign-up.  Clinics will be posted mid-August.

Coach 1 (for Initiation and Novice Coaches)
For all new coaches to hockey and for an introduction to cross-ice hockey.
September 19th, 2018
Classroom Session:  5:00pm to 7:15pm
On-ice Session:  7:30pm to 8:30pm
Coach 2 (for Atom and up)
For all Assistant and Head Coaches who are coaching in the Recreation league and Atom Development starting at Atom.
October 20th, 2018
Classroom Session:  8:00am -12:00pm
On-ice Session:  1:00pm - 4:00pm
Development 1 (Pee Wee Rep and up) will not be offered in Salmon Arm.  Please watch the BC Hockey website for the nearest location.
For further questions, please contact Jeremy Menzies, SAMHA Coach Coordinator.

Coach Selection Process

Rep Coach Application Process:
Applications will be available May 4th to June 8th.  June 8th will be the cut-off date for all Rep Coach Applications
Thereafter the Coach Coordinator along with the Coach Selection Committee will appoint coaches to their positions.  Coaches will be selected through the following:
-    Application
-    Reference Letters
-    Coach Certificates
-    Coach History
-    References
If the Selection Committee does not have a clear choice then an interview process may take place.
If the Selection Committee is unable to find a qualified applicant for a particular coaching position from those who have applied; the position will remain vacant until such time as a qualified applicant is found. 
The Selection Committee will take into consideration the skill level of the applicant’s son or daughter (where applicable) and their ability to make a particular team.

Rec Coach Application Process:
Applications will be available June 1st to August 31st.  August 31st will be the cut-off date for all Rec Coach Applications. 

Thereafter the Coach Coordinator will contact all successful coaches and appoint them to their teams.
All Assistant Coaches and HCSP Personnel will be chosen by the Head Coach.  Assistant Coaches and HCSP Personnel will be approved by the SAMHA Board before appointed.
Coaching Forms

 Hockey Canada Team Roster - click link (updated 2017-10-09)  (This Form must be completed and emailed to the SAMHA Administrator before September 15th.)

 Hockey Canada Team Roster (updated 2017-10-09)- click link   (This Form must be completed and emailed to the SAMHA Administrator before September 15th.)

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Affiliation Consent Form
BC Hockey Special Event Sanction Form
BC Hockey Resources
BC Hockey Administration Forms
Code of Conduct and Team Officials Contract

Criminal Record Checks

Practice and Game Planning

Game Notes and Summaries Sheet
Practice Planning Sheets

SAMHA Coaching Requirements

NCCP Certification Details along with Making Ethical Decisions (MED) links
Hockey Canada Coaching Clinics (Coaching Certification is required for Head Coaches and Assistant Coaches)
Respect in Sport 

SAMHA Coaching Links

Hockey Canada Coaching Program
Safety and Risk Management
Skills Pyramid and Practice Planning Presentation
The Long Term Player Development Model


CROSS-ICE ANALYTICS -Click here for more info



SAMHA SPONSORS - click on image for more info

Upcoming Events

Aug. 20, 2018 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

SAMHA Board Meeting
Uptown Askews Community Meeting Room

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Aug. 31, 2018 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Female Esso Fun Day
Shaw Centre
FREE ice time for girls to try hockey.

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Sep. 09, 2018 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

First Team declarations to OMAHA

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