Coaches are extremely important in the development of boccia athletes. Boccia Canada provides training sessions and resources for individuals interested in coaching boccia. If you are interested in coaching boccia contact for more details and resources.

National Coaching Certification Program

Through the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP), Boccia Canada provides training and certification for those interested in coaching boccia. These workshops are designed to meet the needs of all types of coaches, from the first-time coach to the head coach of a national team. The NCCP gives coaches the confidence to succeed and is designed to prepare any level of coach.

     Learn to Coach Boccia (Beginner)

For beginner coaches at the community level, there is a ‘Learn to Coach’ workshop for anyone interested. This is a one day workshop that       introduces participants to boccia. No previous knowledge of boccia is needed.

     Introduction to Competition

The Introduction to Competition course combines specific boccia skills and general coaching concepts as they apply to participants competing at a local or provincial level. Upon completion of Introduction to Competition, the coach will be prepared to provide developing competitors with the basic skills necessary for successful competition.

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Find out more information about the NCCP here.

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