Coaching Parasports

Multi Sport

Responsible Coaching

Diversity and Inclusion Physical Literacy Training for Volunteers - register here

Coaching Athletes with a Disability NCCP online training ($15) will provide coaches the ability to:

  • Explain the benefits of sport participation for persons with a disability;
  • Communicate effectively and respectfully with, and regards to, persons with a disability;
  • Design positive, safe, and inclusive sport experiences for persons with a disability; and
  • Consider next steps in their professional development related to coaching persons with a disability. 

Coaching athletes with a disability resource - 48 page PDF, which is the best place for anyone to start looking for information and tips

Coaching Kids of All Abilities - Jumpstart CDN Tire

A way with words and images - appropriate terminology to use when speaking or referring to people with disabilities

Winter/Court Sports

Alpine Ski - Instructor and Competiton from & CADS instructor training manual & Volunteering 

Athletics - seated throwing manual

Boccia - NCCP has community, intro and comp dev

Cross Country ski - Competition Development

Goalball - NCCP has community and comp dev

Para Ice Hockey - Hockey Canada Resource

Powerchair Soccer - Basic Drills 

Sitting Volleyball - Skills and Drills 

Swimming - Swim Canada Introduction to Para-swimming *NEW

Snowboarding - Park to Podium LTAD

Table Tennis - Smash Down Barriers

Wheelchair Basketball -

Wheelchair Curling - pathway

Wheelchair Rugby - NCCP has competition development

Summer sports

Archery - Adapted manual

Canoe/kayak - coming soon

Equestrian - Equestrian Canada NCCP & CanTRA Theraputic Riding

Rowing - Row Canada & more links

Sailing - CanSail Para Program

Surfable - coming soon

Wheelchair Tennis - Instructor Manual

Waterskiiing - Ski and Surfboard Canada