Welcome to the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP)! This Coach Initiation in Baseball online module is a first step on your coaching pathway in the NCCP. If you are a new coach or a parent interested in getting involved in coaching, this online module is the perfect way to set yourself up for success.
The Coach Initiation in Baseball online module is designed as an important introduction to the key coaching concepts and educational tools that are the foundation of the NCCP. Coaches will learn the fundamentals of coaching and baseball as it explores topics including long-term athlete development, ethics, coaching motivation, and athlete safety and wellness. Coach Initiation in Baseball includes specific sections to further educate coaches in skill development of young baseball athletes including throwing and receiving, base-running, game strategies, and hitting. The module remains an excellent informational resource for coaches which they can revisit at any time after successful completion of the module.
Access this fundamental resource, which will take approximately 2 hours to complete, for only $37.45 on Baseball Canada’s website by clicking here.
Please note: all coaches must complete this module prior to taking any other NCCP baseball clinics.
The National Coaching Certification Program – it begins here!
Coaches are mentors, motivators and leaders. Along with parents and teachers, coaches have a profound impact on the future of our children. It’s a great responsibility, and Canada’s two million coaches embrace it with passion and dedication.
The National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) gives coaches the confidence to succeed. When you take an NCCP workshop, you’ll not only gain sport-specific technical abilities, but also leadership and decision-making skills.
NCCP training will open doors to new opportunities in coaching and in life.
Contact us today!
To start on your pathway to certification visit us online at baseball.ca
Additional workshop information as well as sport nutrition tips, coaching resources and more are available on COACH.ca
Concussion Protocol for Baseball (from Panam Clinic)
Maintenance of Certification (Professional Development [PD] Points)
Transfer of Qualifications Chart (old NCCP vs New NCCP)
Official Rules of Baseball
Baseball Canada Rule Book - Canadian Content
Instructional Videos from the Toronto Blue Jays Academy