With assistance from the Ontario Trillium Foundation, the Coaching Association of Canada, Canadian Association for Advancement of Women and Sport, the CCA, and Investors Group, NOCA is pleased to host a Curling Conference October 24-26 in Sudbury.
Pre-Registration is Required – DEADLINE FRIDAY OCT. 17th
The conferences will feature a stream for Coaches, a stream for Curling Club Volunteers, and a stream for Officials. Keynote speakers include: Tom Coulterman, Coach of the Brad Jacobs Olympic Men’s Gold Medal team: Michelle Cundari, CAAWS; and Clay Melnike, Marketing Minds Int. The conference will begin at 6:30 pm Friday October 24th with sign up and continue through the weekend. The Idylwylde G&CC will host a Learn to Curl clinic on Saturday in conjunction with the event.
*** Accommodation for up to two nights will be provided based on double occupancy of participants. (This subsidy is for participants of a NOCA affiliated club) Please contact the NOCA office (firstname.lastname@example.org, 888-597-8730) by Tuesday October 21st if you require accommodation.
*** Travel subsidies for NOCA registrants may be available depending on funding
*** Competition Coach participants are eligible for registration subsidies through the Coaching Association of Canada
Registration Fees: (participants will select which options they desire):
General Fee for all $65
(includes general registration fee, Friday Social, Saturday Lunch, Saturday Awards Banquet)
Competition Coach only $235
Competition Coach and Make Ethical Decisions Combined $285
Part of the certification process for Competition Coach is to take the Make Ethical Decisions course. You can either take it online at a cost of $85 or take it with this conference combined with the Competition Coach Course at a cost of $50.
Make Ethical Decisions $50
Club Coach FREE
Club volunteers $50
Idea Generation: Keys to Running a Successful Curling Club
Presented by Clay Melnike, Marketing Minds Int.
Sharing Best Practices, Tools & Templates for Success, Trends in Sport, Challenges in the North, Creating a Marketing Plan for your club, Running a successful Youth Program, Using Floor Curl to recruit new curlers, Board Member Roles and Responsibilities, Embracing Social Media, Superior Customer Service
Levels 1 & 2 Combined $60