NCCP Pathway Explained


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NCCP Streams Explained (Flowchart/Info Graphic)

 

When attending a U12, U14, U16, or U19 Provincial Championship, one of the registered coaches or managers must be “Trained” at the required level. See the chart below.

When attending a U14, U16, or U19  Western Canadian Championship, one of the registered coaches or managers must be Competition-Introduction Certified.

When attending a U14 or U16 Canadian Championship, the registered head coach must be Competion-Introduction Certified and assistant coaches on the playing field must be Competition-Introduction Trained.

When attending a U19, U23, Sr. Women’s or Sr. Men’s Canadian Championship, the registered coach and all assistant coaches on the playing field must be Competition-Introduction Certified.

If a team attends a Canadian Championship without the registered head coach meeting the coaching criteria, the team will be fined $2,500 (two thousand five hundred dollars).

If a team attends a Western Canadian Championship without a coach/manager meeting the coaching criteria, the team will be fined $250 (two hundred fifty dollars).

To find out more information about becoming NCCP Certified, please contact the Program Coordinator, Jackie Desilets, at programcoordinator@softball.bc.ca  .

To find out more information about the various coaching pathways within the NCCP, have a look at the document above, Various Coaching Pathways Explained.

Updated:  January 20, 2020

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REQUIREMENT:
PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIP
Status

obtained for Provincial (OR 2021 COLUMN)

FOR 2021 ONLY

Access FOCS1 & FOCS2 via The Locker

REQUIREMENT: 2021 ONLY
WESTERN CANADIAN CHAMPIONSHIP
REQUIREMENT: 2021 ONLY
CANADIAN CHAMPIONSHIP

U6/U8
Recommended

LTC or Community Coach LTC Trained or Community Coach Trained  N/A N/A N/A

U10
Recommended 

LTC or Community Coach LTC Trained or Community Coach Trained N/A  N/A N/A
U12A
Required
Community Coach + MED Community Coach Trained  Or FOCS1   N/A N/A
U12B
Required
Community Coach + MED Community Coach Trained Or FOCS1  N/A N/A
U12C 
Recommended
Community Coach + MED Community Coach Trained Or FOCS1  N/A N/A
U14A 
Required
Competition Introduction

Clinic #1 and #2 + MED

Competition Introduction Trained

Or FOCS1 & FOCS2

N/A

Competition Introduction Certified
or FOCS1 & FOCS2 + MED evaluation

U14B 
Required
Competition Introduction

Clinic #1 and #2 + MED

Competition Introduction Trained Or FOCS1 & FOCS2

Competition Introduction Certified
or FOCS1 & FOCS2 + MED evaluation

 

N/A
U14C
Required
Community Coach + MED Community Coach Trained Or FOCS1  N/A N/A
U16A
Required
Competition Introduction

Clinic #1 and #2 + MED

Competition Introduction Trained Or FOCS1 & FOCS2

N/A

Competition Introduction Certified
or FOCS1 & FOCS2 + MED evaluation

U16B
Required
Competition Introduction

Clinic #1 and #2 +MED

Competition Introduction Trained Or FOCS1 & FOCS2

Competition Introduction Certified
or FOCS1 & FOCS2 + MED evaluation

N/A
U16C
Required
Community Coach + MED Community Coach Trained Or FOCS1  N/A N/A
U19A
Required
Competition Introduction

Clinic #1 and #2 + MED

Competition Introduction Trained Or FOCS1 & FOCS2 N/A Competition Introduction Certified
or FOCS1 & FOCS2 + MED evaluation
U19B
Required
Competition Introduction

Clinic #1 and #2 + MED

Competition Introduction Trained Or FOCS1 & FOCS2
 
Competition Introduction Certified
or FOCS1 & FOCS2 + MED evaluation
N/A
U19C
Required
Community Coach + MED Community Coach Trained Or FOCS1   N/A N/A
Men’s * Women’s A
Recommended
Competition Introduction

Clinic #1 and #2 + MED

Competition Introduction Trained Or FOCS1 & FOCS2
 
N/A Competition Introduction Certified
or FOCS1 & FOCS2 + MED evaluation
Men’s * Women’s B
Recommended
Community Coach + MED Community Coach Trained Or FOCS1   Competition Introduction Certified
or FOCS1 & FOCS2 + MED evaluation
N/A
Men’s * Women’s C
Recommended
Community Coach + MED Community Coach Trained Or FOCS1  N/A N/A
Men’s * Women’s  D
Recommended
Community Coach + MED Community Coach Trained Or FOCS1   N/A N/A

Legend:

 

  • LTC: Community Sport - Learn to Coach Clinic (great for Learn to Play instructors/coaches)
  • Community Coach: Community Sport - Ongoing Participation
  • Weekend #1: Competition Introduction Weekend #1 Clinic
  • Weekend #2: Competition Introduction Weekend #2 Clinic
  • MED: Making Ethical Decisions Online Evaluation

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