NCCP Coaching Certification – WRSSBA Guide
This section provides clarification on the coaching training requirements for coaching at WRSSBA.
|13U Coach Trained||13U Coach Certified||15U Coach Trained||15U Coach Certified||16+ Coach Trained||16+ Coach Certified|
Contact our Director of Baseball Operations & Player Development, Jordan Broatch.
To Get Certified
The National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) coaching courses Initiation Trained and Regional Training are now available online. The 2023 courses are delivered online in 2 separate runs:
|Initiation Coach Clinic||Feb 28/23 @ 5:30pm|
|Absolutes Clinic||Mar 2/23 @ 5:30pm|
|Teaching and Learning Clinic||Mar 7/23 @ 5:30pm|
|Planning Clinic||Mar 9/23 @ 5:30pm|
|Pitching and Catching Clinic||Mar 14/23 @ 5:30pm|
|Strategies Clinic||Mar 16/23 @ 5:30pm|
|Skills Clinic||Mar 21/23 @ 5:30pm|
|Initiation Coach Clinic||Apr 3/23 @ 5:30pm|
|Absolutes Clinic||Apr 9/23 @ 9:30am|
|Teaching and Learning Clinic||Apr 11/23 @ 5:30pm|
|Planning Clinic||Apr 16/23 @ 9:30am|
|Pitching and Catching Clinic||Apr 18/23 @ 5:30pm|
|Strategies Clinic||Apr 23/23 @ 9:30am|
|Skills Clinic||Apr 25/23 @ 9:30am|
To register for any of these courses, or to check for other upcoming clinics, log in at Baseball Canada NCCP.
For more information on the NCCP coach registration process, click here.
Summary of Coaching Courses and Requirements
Community Coach Stream: 5U, 7U, 9U, 11U
The Baseball Canada – Community Sport Coach program is designed to provide valuable and accessible resources and training to coaches introducing and continuing to work with children in community-level baseball programs. This program is comprised of three parts, and is for coaches who are in the Rally Cap (5u/7u), Tadpole (9u), or Mosquito (11u) divisions.
To begin your coaching path, click here, and the NCCP site will have you answer a few drop-down questions to put you in the right direction.
Competition Introduction: 13U, 15U, 16+
The 13u, 15u, or 16+ programs are designed for players beginning to enter the competition level of baseball programming. Requirements differ based on the division tier and coaching role. Use the NCCP website to clarify what level is needed by clicking here.
For more information on the Competition Introduction stream, it’s summarized here.
Competition Development: Provincial and National teams
Baseball Canada offers the Competition Development stream to coach Provincial or National-level teams. It is a continuation of the Competition Introduction stream and is comprised of a total of 16 parts. Contact Jordan if interested, and you have completed the previous certification.