2. All coaches, managers, and team volunteers (parents) MUST have undergone police screening and have obtained a Volunteer Card from either Dorval or Pointe-Claire. Bring 2 pieces of government ID to the front desk at Bob Birnie and fill in the form with the office attendant. A paper receipt will be given and a copy must be emailed to the HWI Registrar at email@example.com. Once a police screening check is on file with Hockey West Island, it is considered current for 2 years.
3. For coaching certification, visit THIS PAGE from Hockey Quebec which outlines the courses you will need to take as well as other regulations. Verification of a coach’s qualifications will be done through Hockey Canada’s registration system (HCR). All coaches must be certified by December 31st of the year that they are coaching.
Qualification Coach 2 (Recreation) – M11 to Junior – (A-B-C)
All teams from M11 to Junior – (single letter) must have within their staff one person with the qualification Coach 2 (Recreation). All teams must also have one person with the health and safety qualification.
Qualifications Coach 1 (Initiation) – M7 – M9
All teams M7 and M9 have within their staff one person with the qualification Coach 1 (Initiation). This training is autonomous and can be done at the participant’s convenience. All teams must also have one person with the health and safety qualification.
ATTENTION – All teams must comply with requirements and be approved even if they do not attend a tournament.