Mental Health NCCP Course Grant – Interest Form

CAO will be delivering four NCCP modules – for free until March 1st, 2024 as part of the Coaching Association of Canada’s Mental Health and Sport project. The goal of the Mental Health and Sport project is to improve the mental health literacy of coaches in Canada by increasing the accessibility of – NCCP modules focused on the topic of mental health. An online Mental Health Resource Hub has also been created.


The Coaching Association of Canada (CAC) has developed and created a Mental Health and Sport Resource Hub. It is a free, online portal of mental health resources from subject matter experts. The goal is to empower and equip coaches and sport leaders with educational resources to increase their mental health literacy, both with a focus on self-care and supporting their sport participants. New resources will be added regularly and will include eLearning modules, infographics, activities, research papers, videos, and workshops on various topics related to mental health. Learn more about this resource hub here.

NCCP Modules

The grant covers 100% of the costs associated with the course (facilitator, materials, venue booking, etc.). Coaches have the potential to positively impact the children and youth they coach. The NCCP modules available through this grant will inspire and guide conversations, making mental health an integral part of sport.

The four NCCP modules available for free delivery include:

  • NCCP Make Ethical Decisions
  • NCCP Planning a Practice
  • NCCP Basic Mental Skills
  • NCCP Teaching and Learning

The primary and target audience for this grant include:

  • Remote communities
  • Indigenous communities (when and where welcomed)
  • Socioeconomically disadvantaged communities
  • Communities of New Canadians / Newcomers to Canada
  • High Schools
  • The Canadian Forces Morale and Welfare Services

To Apply:

Please complete the intake form below to host a grant course for free. A CAO staff will reach out to you once received.

Host Partner Organization Information

Interest to Host FREE NCCP Multi-Sport Workshops in support of Mental Health

Desired Workshops
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Desired Workshop Format
In-person workshops have a minimum of 8 participant, maximum of 24. Online workshops have a minimum of 6 participants , maximum of 12. If expect more than the allocated maximum, please submit multiple workshop/module requests below.
When would you like to run these workshops?
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Location of the Workshop(s)

Input NEEDED if you do not currently have a suitable classroom venue to host the workshop.
Input desired venue city if you do not already have a venue for the workshop.

Program Eligibility

What target group do the coaches being trained represent?