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Tokyo 2020
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Beijing 2022
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Tokyo 2020
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Paralympic
Beijing 2022
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Paralympic

ACD: Advanced Coaching Diploma

IMPORTANT DATES

Application deadline : June 1st, 2021

Courses will take place Tuesdays from 9:00 to 12:00:
       – Performance planification: September 2021 to January 2022
       – Preparation for training and competition: January 2022 to June 2022
       – Leadership: September 2022 to February 2023
       – Efficient training: February 2023 to June 2023

TARGET COACHES

The Advanced Coaching Diploma program predominantly targets coaches working with “Train to train” and “Train to Compete” athletes. They include:

  • Canada Games and provincial team head coaches;
  • Personal coaches of pre-carded, provincially carded, and developmental carded athletes;
  • Club coaches of highly ranked clubs and self-made/entrepreneurial coaches;
  • Post-secondary coaches (CIS, NCAA, CCAA);
  • NSO-identified coaches with potential to develop into coaches of high performance athletes;
  • National Training Centre coaches and assistant coaches.

PROGRAM DURATION

The signed agreement between the candidate and INS Québec determines the training duration. A candidate can complete his ACD in the following ways :

  • ACD Full time
    Duration: 26 months
  • With Re-engagement*
    Duration: 38 months
    *Offered in case of failure or delay (fee of $550)

After the deadline with re-engagement, the candidate who has not met the graduation requirements will have to re-enroll in the program, pay the full registration fee and redo all the program.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Coaches must send their application from their profile in the locker of the CAC (Coaching Association of Canada). The link to ACD registration is in the menu to the left of your personal information.

When applying, you must include the following material:

  • A coaching Resume outlining a minimum of 3 years relevant coaching experience;
  • A letter of intent indicating the coach applicant’s reason for applying to the program
  • A letter of endorsement for the National AND Provincial Sport Organization

 

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