Parents and Coaches

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This website aims to engage young hockey fans – both those new to the game as well as existing players.For further information regarding data protection and keeping safe online please visit the links at the bottom of the page.

If you have any queries regarding the website please contact

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Proud to Coach – Children Award

The new ‘Proud to Coach – Children Award’ will enable a coach to lead children under 12 years independently from September 1st 2012. Without the ‘Proud to Coach – Children Award, Level 1 coaches will only be able to operate under the supervision of a Level 2 coach.

The award will comprise of 5 elements:

  • UKCC Level 1 Assistant Hockey Coach Award £160 - 2 Days
  • Quicksticks online course - FREE - 30 mins
  • In2Hockey online course - FREE -30 mins
  • Safeguarding and protecting children course £10 - 40 mins (if UKCC was achieved after 2011)
  • Basic First Aid course - 3 Hours (externally provided)

For further information regarding this award please click here.