Credentials Needed to be Eligible to Coach
The Skating Association of Maine follows 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
The following Code of Conduct was prepared by USA Hockey's Youth Council.
COACHES CODE OF CONDUCT
SAM is excited to share the Tier IV coaching application is now available. Thank you in advance for being willing to invest in the lives of central Maine youth and for sharing you time and talents with these young players.
Questions regarding the coaching application can be sent to Mick Poirier, Tier IV Hockey Coaching Director.
SAM Hockey Coach Registration now available
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
"A well planned practice, delivered by a trained coach, with a strong commitment to developing players skills and having fun, attracts and retains youth!"