Welcome to the Coaches Toolbox! A new section of the AOA website to help coaches produce world-class athletes!

START READING: Coaches should ensure they are familiar with the basics before they start working with athletes. Start with the Alpine Canada Long Term Development Plan (LTAD 3.0) here. Also, visit the Coaches Association of Canada/NCCP website and Coaches Association of Ontario.

GET AOA NEWS: Coaches should ensure they SUBSCRIBE to AOA’s Newsletters including COACHES CHAT sent out monthly during the season.

LEARN THE SKILLS: U12/u14 Coaches should become familiar with the new Skills & Drills program here including the 11 “Skill Tests” they can use with their teams.

KICKSTART YOUR SEASON: Attend the Dec 5-7th Coach Education/Training Camp at Mt Ste. Louis Moonstone (Barrie, ON). See the link to the right.

AOA RESOURCES: Below are documents posted to the AOA Resource Library that pertains to coaching. Coaches should be aware of the full AOA Resource Library here>

Please visit AOA Resources Documents for full AOA Resource list

Title
Athlete Pathway_2020
 1 file(s)  15 downloads
Coaching Resources, Parent Resources, Racing September 18, 2019 Download
U19 High Performance Program_2019
 1 file(s)  130 downloads
FIS Racing, Ontario Ski Team, Parent Resources March 5, 2019 Download
SOD Ski Team Brochure_2019-20
 1 file(s)  15 downloads
Coaching Resources, FIS Racing, Parent Resources February 21, 2019 Download
Quest for Gold Ontario Card Athlete Handbook_2018-19
 1 file(s)  95 downloads
Parent Resources February 18, 2019 Download
Quest for Gold Appeals document_2018-19
 1 file(s)  61 downloads
Parent Resources February 18, 2019 Download
U16 OCUP Parent Meeting_2019
 1 file(s)  1149 downloads
Parent Resources February 7, 2019 Download
U14 OCUP Parent Meeting_2019
 1 file(s)  1255 downloads
Parent Resources February 7, 2019 Download
Home Tuning Kit_Dec2018
 1 file(s)  73 downloads
Parent Resources, Racing December 28, 2018 Download
Summer Ski Camp Equipment Prep_2018
 1 file(s)  63 downloads
Parent Resources December 27, 2018 Download
AOA Equipment Resource Chart_2018
 1 file(s)  904 downloads
Coaching Resources, Parent Resources November 27, 2018 Download
Parent Handbook_2018
 1 file(s)  90 downloads
Club Administration, Parent Resources October 24, 2018 Download
ACA, AOA & Division Fees_2018-19
 1 file(s)  739 downloads
Club Administration, Parent Resources October 11, 2018 Download
Quest for Gold Athlete Assistance Program Able Bodied Criteria 2018-19
 1 file(s)  88 downloads
Parent Resources December 27, 2018 Download
Ontario Introduces Proposed Concussion Safety Legislation_Jan 2018
 1 file(s)  37 downloads
Parent Resources January 8, 2018 Download
Education Resource Guide for Ski Racers_vs Dec 2017
 1 file(s)  220 downloads
Coaching Resources, Parent Resources October 16, 2018 Download
AOA Program Guidelines_2017-18
 1 file(s)  1791 downloads
Coaching Resources, Parent Resources, Racing June 17, 2019 Download
Code of Conduct and Ethics
 1 file(s)  115 downloads
Parent Resources, Policies June 4, 2019 Download
ACA Concussion Policy_posted 2019
 1 file(s)  1403 downloads
Parent Resources, Policies, Racing June 19, 2019 Download
Ontario Ski Team Handbook_2019
 1 file(s)  49 downloads
Ontario Ski Team, Parent Resources June 20, 2019 Download
Post Injury Return to Snow Progression
 1 file(s)  78 downloads
Coaching Resources, FIS Racing, Parent Resources July 18, 2018 Download
AOA Functional Movement System Screening_2017
 1 file(s)  88 downloads
Coaching Resources, FIS Racing, Parent Resources, Racing July 27, 2017 Download
Athlete Character form_2017
 1 file(s)  264 downloads
Coaching Resources, Parent Resources October 17, 2018 Download