OWHA Staff Requirements (St. Marys Minor Hockey)

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2024-25 SEASON

The outlined requirements will be for all coaches who are to be rostered to a team. Previously trained coaches may have attained many of the requirements.
  • Have Respect in Sport (RiS) - Activity Leaders
  • Anyone 18 or over must have a satisfactory VSS/VSC on file with the association
  • Complete Rowan's Law Resource Review & Acknowledgement
  • Be registered with the OWHA
  • Be a minimum of two (2) years older than the oldest player in all divisions except for Senior division
  • Be a minimum of 16 years of age, this includes Trainers
  • Have at least ONE insured female staff
NEW: Each team must have a minimum of 2 Dressing Room Monitors
  • It is recommended that at least one (1) of these individuals be female
  • All dressing room monitors must meet the minimum requirements outlined above
  • Dressing room monitors do not have to be assigned to a team roster
Note: A Head Coach cannot be assigned as the Head Trainer on the same team.

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