The National Coaching Certification Program

The National Coaching Certification Program

Launched in 1974, the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) is the CAC’s flagship program, and has been identified as a world leader in coach education. It is currently the largest adult continuing education program in Canada. The NCCP gives coaches the confidence to succeed and is designed & delivered in partnership with the government of Canada, provincial/territorial governments,and national/provincial/territorial sport organizations. Click here to find out more about the program.

The Coach Development Model

The CWFHC has adopted the model below for its NCCP programming. Coaches can enter the weightlifting community at the appropriate level (the circles for each program indicate entry points), taking into consideration the type of athlete they will be coaching.

Technical Clinics

Technical clinics available by the Provincial associations:

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NCCP Workshop
Core Training