Regional Coach Clinic (Saskatoon)

Act Arena

The NCCP Regional Coach context prepares coaches to teach figure skating at the Learn to Train stage of development. Coaches will also be trained to deliver the STAR 1-5 program. Planning is introduced for lessons, sessions and training. Skill corrective exercises are emphasized through exploration of technique, biomechanics and training strategies. Regional Coaches are eligible to coach figure skating at all levels.


  • Must have attended a CanSkate Coach Course
  • Must be either a registered Skate Canada coach in good standing or a Skate Canada registrant
  • Must meet one of the following:
    • Have passed one complete Senior Bronze Test (STAR 6), or
    • Have passed STAR 5 Freeskate assessment and one additional STAR 5 Assessment 

Prior to attending the Regional Coach course, participants are asked to complete an online pre-course through Skate Canada’s eLearning site. This prepares candidates with a base level of knowledge leading into the course. The three-day Regional Coach course builds on coach concepts and topics introduced in CanSkate preparing coaches to venture into their own coaching business. Focusing on the Learn to Train stage of Long-term Athlete Development, the Regional Coach course dives deeper into Biomechanics, skill analysis, and skill technique.  Coaches are introduced to the STAR 1-5 program and explore the process of assessment. Based on the following learning objectives, the Regional Coach course will prepare coaches to:

  • Recognizing correct technique through element analysis.
  • Distinguish the best strategies to train and develop skaters at the STAR 1-5 level
  • Organize, plan and execute a live session
  • Manage their business

Registration Fee $375.00

Online registration closes April 4th, 2023 at 9:00 PM (SK).