In December 2020, the OVA announced several new features to the Coach Academy aimed to encourage collaboration, involvement and the dialogue among the community that would begin in the New Year. As of January 4, coaches can contribute to the Academy by posting their own content, such as drills, videos and general ideas to share with their peers. To become a contributor, a process must be followed before posts can be uploaded to the Academy:
After your post has been successfully reviewed, you can post as many times as you would like on the Coach Academy without having to go through the second step.
With the piece of content approved, here is a helpful guide to publish your posts on the Academy.
Take a look at these graphics regarding contributing content on the Coach Academy.
Become an OVA Coach Academy Contributor
How to Post a Resource in the OVA Coach Academy
OVA Coach Academy Posting Standards & Guidelines
All coaches who are registered as full members in the Membership Registration System (MRS) have free access to the OVA Coach Academy. If you would like to access the Academy’s resources and join the coaching community on this platform, please register through MRS. An invitation link will be provided once you have registered.
If you are having difficulty access the Academy and it’s resources, please contact OVA Operations Coordinator, Oklend Llakaj (firstname.lastname@example.org)
The Coach Academy is possible thanks to the support of the Government of Canada and the Canadian Red Cross.