2010/2011 VISION FOR COACHING

As Skate Canada Professional Coaches we believe coaching is a privilege earned through our commitment to:

KEY MESSAGES FOR COACHING 2010/2011

These messages were developed by the Advisory Coaching Committee to help guide coaches and coaching programs for the 2010‐2011 skating season.

  1. Educate yourself on the Cumulative Points Calculation judging system and the Long Term Athlete Development model (LTADM)
  2. Take responsibility for your education and your business
  3. 3. Manage your athletes
  4. 4. Develop fit athletes
  5. Earn the respect of others
  6. Model, encourage and support ethical coaching behavior
  7. Ensure a safe and welcoming environment
  8. Anticipate and embrace change
  9. Share information and embrace a team teaching approach

This Vision for Coaching and Key Messages was established by the Advisory Coaching Committee (ACC) in September 2000 and was revised and approved by the ACC in September 2010