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Coaches who will need a Level 4 Class for the 2018-2019 Season will need to attend a clinic. There are only two options in New England. Please click the photo below for Level 4 Details.
Credentials Needed to be Eligible to Coach
The Skating Association of Maine follow USA Hockey and Maine Amateur Hockey Association (MEAHA) guidelines and regulations.
Coaches need to have the following completed:
USA Hockey Registration
Coaching Certification Clinic Completed (levels vary)
Age Appropriate Modules
SAM Coach Application
MEAHA Background Screening
There will be several CEP Clinics this year. All information will be posted to www.usahockey.com when available. Please check the coaching section for updates.
Other USAH Coaching Education Program (CEP) news:
There will be more clinics offered this season. The Ice Vault will host a Level 1 for certain and probably a Level 2 or a Level 3 (possibly both).
For the latest in clinic information, please visit www.usahockey.com
The following Code of Conduct was prepared by USA Hockey's Youth Council.
COACHES CODE OF CONDUCT