News & Events

News, Update
COC and CPC thank IOC for its decision to postpone Games to 2021

IOC has given Tokyo hopefuls worldwide the clarity they need about the immediate future TORONTO/OTTAWA – The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC)...

News, Update
Advisory on COVID-19

May 20, 2020 Updates Disease Update The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 is over 5 million with 2 million...

Update
CSCS April 2020 Newsletter

The latest edition of the Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan newsletter is now available. You can read it here.

News, Update
Team Canada will not send athletes to Games in summer 2020 due to COVID-19 risks

TORONTO/OTTAWA (March 22, 2020) – The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) and Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC), backed by their Athletes’ Commissions,...

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Saskatchewan Sport Awards Finalists Announced

Sask Sport named eight Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan registered athletes as finalists for the 2019 Saskatchewan Sport Awards Wednesday. The...

Game Plan
Bell Let’s Talk Session – Recap

At the end of January, people across Canada joined in conversations promoting mental health awareness as part of the Bell...

Game Plan
Coach Education – Start training today

Game Plan and the Coaching Association Canada (CAC) are excited to announce that our fall application is now open! We are looking...

News, Results
Follow Sask. athletes to the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games with cheeronsask.ca

Looking for news and information on Saskatchewan athletes, coaches and team staff on the road to the 2020 Olympic and...

News
The 2020 Prohibited List is Now in Effect

Ottawa – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) reminds the Canadian sport community that the World Anti-Doping Agency’s...

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Canadian Paralympic Committee opens new round of grants in support of Paralympic sport development programs

Ottawa – The Canadian Paralympic Committee officially launched the application process for the 2020-21 Paralympic Sport Development Fund on Wednesday, inviting...

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Future Best Deadline

Future Best is designed to assist athletes who are involved in an intense level of training and competition with the...

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High performance Development Grant Deadline

The High Performance Coach Development Grant supports Saskatchewan coaches who work with high performance athletes and are committed to upgrading...

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High Performance Development Grant Deadline

The High Performance Coach Development Grant supports Saskatchewan coaches who work with high performance athletes and are committed to upgrading...

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Advanced Coaching Diploma Deadline

The Advanced Coaching Diploma is a coach driven, expert led, peer enriched, and mentor supported coach education program.  The program...

Event, Game Plan
Game Plan YXE

Game Plan YXE is scheduled for September 12, 2020 in Saskatoon. Details to follow soon.

Event
Fast and Female

Don't miss Fast and Female Champ Chat in Saskatoon in September! Details to follow soon.

Saskatchewan Coaching Academy

The Saskatchewan Coaching Academy program offers coaches the opportunity to complete all National Coaching Certification Program Competition-Development multisport modules in two intensive 3-day blocks. This program is designed to support coaches in the completion of NCCP Multi-sport training in an engaging, interactive environment.   This program is offered by the Coaches Association of Saskatchewan (CAS) in partnership with the Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan (CSCS).

Coaches who complete all 9 NCCP modules will earn the CAS-CSCS Performance Sport Coaching Certificate, recognizing their accomplishment as a NCCP Competition-Development Trained coach. 

The CAS-CSCS Performance Sport Coaching Certificate includes 62 hours of in-class learning.

The following modules will be offered as part of the program: Developing Athletic Abilities, Coaching and Leading Effectively, Performance Planning, Manage a Sport Program, Prevention and Recovery, Advanced Practice Planning, Managing Conflict, Psychology of Performance and Leading Drug Free Sport.

Coaches must complete the following pre-requisites to be eligible for the Saskatchewan Coaches Academy program:

  • Certified Comp-Intro* or equivalent and minimum 3 years coaching experience 
  • NCCP Make Ethical Decisions (online evaluation complete)
  • Respect in Sport 
  • Application Form 

*NSOs/Game Plan may endorse former NT athletes without Comp-Intro Certification

The Saskatchewan Coaching Academy program will be offered twice a year to accommodate summer and winter sports. The program runs Friday to Sunday.  

Spring 2020

Block 1:  April 24-26                              Block 2: May 22-24
Tuition for the Saskatchewan Coaches Academy is $500* and includes all 9 modules. Lunch will be provided each day for coaches.

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Saskatchewan Coaching Academy

*Scholarships up to 50% of registration and travel costs are available through the CAS Coach Development Grant for CAS member coaches.