NCCP Coach Certification

The National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) is a coach training and certification program offered in over 66 sports across Canada. The NCCP is a collaborative program of the government of Canada, provincial/territorial governments, national/provincial/territorial sport organizations, and the Coaching Association of Canada.

For more information about the content of the courses or what course would be right for you please visit Coaches ViaSport BC or go to the following links on our website:

NCCP Course Descriptions
NCCP Coaching Certification Streams Chart
Pro-D Points Requirments by Sport

Coaching Pathways

Unsure of what coaching courses you need and where to start? It’s easy! Use the Coach Pathway tool found on the viaSport website here, and you’re only a few clicks away from your future as an NCCP coach!

WINTER 2017 Courses & Coaches Corner Dates



SPRING/SUMMER 2017 Courses & Coaches Corner Dates

REGISTER for NCCP courses at (250) 828-3500 or and reference the course number.


National Coaches Week in BC: September 17th - 25th, 2016

Since 2007, British Columbia has celebrated Coaches Week every September to promote the recruitment, development and celebration of coaches in B.C. and the important role they play in sport across the province. Led by ViaSport BC, the event will feature FREE coach training opportunities, recognition events, contests and a celebration of the work done by coaches across all regions of British Columbia throughout the month of September!

The following courses will be offered for $10 each this fall throughout our Interior BC region:

Sep 17 - Fundamental Movement Skills - Kamloops
Oct 2 - Design a Basic Sport Program - Sun Peaks
Oct 15 - Planning a Practice (Bundle) - Ashcroft
Oct 16 - Making Ethical Decisions (Bundle) - Ashcroft
Oct 16 - Nutrition (Bundle) - Ashcroft

For more information or to register for any of these courses, see National Coaches Week webpage

For more information on what's going on in BC, or to find out how you can get involved, go to


Need to look up your NCCP Certification Information?   Welcome to The Locker!

The Locker is an important tool that supports the efforts of all Canadians involved in coach education. Access to this site will provide all coaches with the opportunity to track their progress and guide their development. The Locker has been developed by the Coaching Association of Canada to support its mission of enhancing the experiences of all Canadian athletes through quality coaching.

Coaches with a Locker account can view/update personal information, coaching records and access printable transcripts. NCCP Partners can access coach records in their sport or jurisdiction.

If you do not have a Locker account, fill in the details, and your account information will be emailed to you. If you have questions please contact us by email at , or by phone, Monday through Friday, from 8:30 to 4:30 (ET) at 613-235-5000.