Registration is now closed.for CDPD 2018 at Kingbridge Conference Centre in King City, ON!
October 12 – 14, 2018
See you in King City!
This year’s Keynote speaker is former CFL athlete and University Strength & Conditioning Coach
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.
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…
Friday October 12th. 12:oopm-6:oopm – LF CORE
Overview of Workshop and NCCP; Functions of a LF; Elements of an Effective Learning Activity; Stages of Group Development; Nature of the Group
Saturday October 13th. 8:00am-1:00pm – CORE Training for Coach Evaluators
Overview of Workshop and NCCP ; The Certification Process; Learning to Debrief; Action Planning
Saturday October 13th – Sunday October 14th (Saturday: 1:45pm-6:00pm | Sunday October 14th 8:30am-12:15pm) – CORE Master Coach Developer Training
Role of the MCD; Selecting LFs/CEs; Training LFs/CEs; Evaluating LFs; Evaluating CEs; Mentoring LFs/CEs; Closing
Saturday October 13th
10:00am – 1:00pm – What’s in your LF Toolkit? – Facilitated by: Wayne Parro
From Icebreakers, Topic Breakers and Energizers to Addressing Egos and Attitudes, this session asks and answers: What are your best Workshop Tips and Tools? MCD Wayne Parro will explore these topics as well as the use of technologies and apps in NCCP course delivery.
1:45pm – 5:00pm – Diversity and Inclusion – Facilitated by: Suzanne Chaulk and Adam Sollitt
MCDs Suzanne Chaulk and Adam Sollitt facilitate conversation about Diversity and Inclusion for Coach Developers. These seasoned Master CDs will present various scenarios and help you ensure everyone feels welcomed and included at the next NCCP course you facilitate.
Sunday October 14th
9:00am – 12:00pm – LF Focus PD – Facilitated by: Mark Verbeek and Peter Niedre
Special Guest and Keynote speaker Mark Verbeek teams up with CAC’s Peter Niedre for this LF-specific PD session about Making Physical Literacy real in multi-sport and sport-specific LF roles. Discussion includes LTAD and Physical Literacy in the NCCP, and changing the sport-specific coach philosophy.
9:00am – 12:00pm – Mentoring through the CE Process – Facilitated by: Beth Barz and Adam Sollitt
A Mentorship discussion tailored to the role of Coach Evaluators. Evaluation isn’t just a one and done process. It’s so much more than just ticking the boxes.
Friday October 13th
Developing Athletic Abilities
Saturday October 14th
Make Ethical Decisions
Planning a Practice
Sunday October 15th
Design a Basic Sport Program
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.
Over 65 Coach Developers dedicated their day to growing and learning as part of Friday’s Coach Evaluator and Manage a Sport Program workshops.
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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