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Become a Coach

We believe coaches are the backbone of the sport, fostering an environment where players can learn, develop, and continue to enjoy the sport. A coach's impact on player experience contributes significantly to the growth of Volleyball for Life.

The OVA provides opportunities for coaching certification, education and continued learning in both indoor and beach volleyball.

Interested in becoming a coach? Find a club near you or browse the links below to find out more!

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Coaching Eligibility Requirements


Ontario Volleyball maintains NCCP coaching certification standards for all coaches in Ontario.  Please review the Coach Eligiblity policy to see what requirements are needed in order to coach this season. 


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Active Coaching Declaration


The Coaches Association of Canada recognizes coaches who are actively coaching with one Professional Development point per year toward their Maintenance of Certification. 

Declaring that you are actively coaching is easy. Log in to The Locker, go to your transcript and click the "self-report" whistle icon on the left side of the screen to "Record Active Status."

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