Events Overview

One-Stop-Shop for Coach Recognition and Professional Development

CAO strives to provide world-leading, high-quality programs that connect coaches with appropriate events and services to better recruit, retain and recognize them all through their coaching journey. Here are just a few:

This is Ontario’s premier sport leadership event. A conference designed for coaches, teachers, administrators and everyone with a passion for sport.

As the place to be for all things sport for the past thirteen years, OCC guides sport leaders to get ahead of today’s most game changing trends to better ourselves, our athletes, and our communities. With top sport experts from around the world and hands-on learning providing tangible takeaways, OCC is a marquee event for every community, competitiive or high performance sport leader. Come for one day or multiple days, all at discounted rates for Ontario residents!

The 2021 Ontario Coaches Conference will be a virtual event held in March 2021. Stay tuned for more details!

Conference Page

An NCCP Super Clinic offers coaches the opportunity to receive a multitide of trainings (sport-specific and multi-sport) in one weekend and all under one roof.

Stay tuned for a 2021 virtual NCCP Super Clinic coming soon!

Super Clinic Page

The Ontario Coaching Excellence Awards celebrates the dedication and commitment of Ontario’s great coaches. The Awards recognize the importance of leadership, performance and the value of human insight which are all integral to great coaching.

2021 nominations open soon!

Awards Page

National Coaches Week is a week to celebrate the tremendous positive impact coaches have on athletes and communities across Canada. This week is an opportunity to recognize coaches for the integral role they play by simply saying #ThanksCoach.

  • Ontario Coaching Excellence Awards
  • NCCP Community Clinics
  • Remote Access Workshops
  • Ontario Landmarks Lite Up to Say #ThanksCoach

The 2020 National Coaches Week in Ontario will take place from September 19th – 27th!

National Coaches Week

If you are an NCCP Coach Developer this event is for you! Whether your role is a Learning Facilitator, Coach Evaluator or Master Coach Developer either in multi sport or your sport, CDPD is the place to learn and grow in your role as a Coach Developer.

CDPD is the perfect place to advance your facilitation skills, while also discovering best practices from other Coach Developers across Canada. 

CDPD 2021 is coming next October. See you then!

CDPD Weekend