USA Hockey and the Coaching Education Program require both certification and registration to be eligible to coach. Registration is done online on a yearly basis. Certification is also required. A few basic steps requirements are as follows:
USA Hockey Requirements (Must be completed before participating in any team activities)
Complete the online age-specific module(s) for the age level of play you are coaching. (Cost is $10 per module and only needs to be completed once per age level. Must be completed PRIOR to participating in any team activities and cannot be added to a roster until completed) Click here to register for the modules.
Coaching Education Program Certification Clinic Requirements Find, register and attend the required certification clinic. The Cost is $50. You can only attend one clinic per season and all coaches start at Level 1. Click here to locate a clinic.
Coaching Education Program
This page serves as the start for all things related to USA Hockey’s Coaching Education Program. Click on any of the menu items to the left to find out more information about that subject.
Rules and Requiements: Outlines the standards all USA Hockey certified coaches must meet.
Coaching Clinics: Requires a USAHockey.com login (this login is NOT related to your USA Hockey member registration or modules)