CDPD 2018

Registration is now closed.for CDPD 2018 at Kingbridge Conference Centre in King City, ON!
October 12 – 14, 2018

See you in King City!

Keynote Speaker

This year’s Keynote speaker is former CFL athlete and University Strength & Conditioning Coach
Mark Verbeek!

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Mark. is passionate and proactive about the enhancement of physical literacy in health, education, recreation and sport. His experiences include 21 years as an educator and consultant in Physical Education and Health, curriculum writer, university strength and conditioning coach, and various university and volunteer coaching positions.  His athletic pursuits included five years as a professional athlete in the CFL with the Hamilton Tiger Cats and Edmonton Eskimos and more recently amateur endurance athlete.   His love of physical education and sport has solidified his belief that physical literacy is the vehicle that leads to lifelong movement and optimal health.

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Whether you’re a Learning Facilitator, Coach Evaluator, Master Coach Developer or somewhere in between, this year’s CDPD weekend is designed just for YOU.

  • New Learning Facilitators and Evaluators as well as MCDs can choose from all NCCP CORE options
  • Multi-Sport Coach Developers can select Professional Development or NCCP Revision Pilots
  • Sport-Specific CDs can pick a stream or mix and match!

Just click on a tab below for NCCP Core, PD or NCCP Multi-Sport Revision stream schedules…

PLUS SafeTALK (Optional bonus), Socials, Activities and so much more! Register today or Click HERE for more information. See you at Kingbridge!



If you couldn’t join us last year, here’s some of what you missed…

CDPD 2017: The Professional Coach Developer – Wrap-up!

October 20-22, 2017 was the 11th annual Coach Developer Professional Development (CDPD) training weekend at the beautiful Kingbridge Conference Centre in King City. It was an inspiring weekend of leadership, growth and development for over 110 coach developers from across Ontario.

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Nora Sheffe, process expert and Certified Professional Facilitator with 20 years experience as a consultant across Canada and around the world, highlighted the Friday night kick-off with stories, tips, tricks and lessons learned by a professional facilitator.

Fri CDPDOver 65 Coach Developers dedicated their day to growing and learning as part of Friday’s Coach Evaluator and Manage a Sport Program workshops.

Sat - CDPDOver 85 Coach Developers honed their facilitation skills with the NCCP Learning Facilitator workshop. Coach developers also had the chance to put practice into place by practicing the art of reflection and debriefing.

Sun cdpdOver 45 Coach Developers had the opportunity to become new Master Coach Developers and learn about the new Fundamental Movement Skills workshop.

The annual Coach Developer Professional Development (CDPD) training weekend brings  together Coach Developers from a multitude of different sports, contexts and parts of Ontario for a weekend of training, growth and development.

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