SALMON ARM MINOR HOCKEY WOULD LIKE TO WELCOME ALL VOLUNTEERS TO OUR ASSOCIATION. WITHOUT THE HARD WORK FROM OUR VOLUNTEERS HOCKEY WOULD NOT BE WHAT IT IS TODAY.

Our association relies upon the generosity of dedicated volunteers to help run our programs and deliver quality instruction to our players. We would appreciate your help in any of the capacities that teams require. Once teams are selected, those who volunteered will be contacted by Division managers. All names must be approved the Coach co-ordinator. Please find and fill out our Adult Volunteer Form (PDF) to get started.

These sections outline all of the requirements to become a volunteer in Salmon Arm Minory Hockey.  Please find our Certification page that will guide you through all of the requirements.

Head Coach Requirements:

  1. Respect in Sport for Coaches (different from the Parent RIS program) must be complete by Dec 1st or you will be removed from the roster.
  2. Criminal Record Check must be submitted prior to first day with team.
  3. CATT - Concussion Awareness Training Tool must be completed and show proof of certificate prior to first day with team.
  4. Rep Coaches must have "Development 1" to coach a carded team.
  5. Recreation Coaches must have "Coach 1 or Coach 2", depending on the level coaching.
  6. The Head Coach will appoint their bench staff, with approval from the EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBERS.
  7. Checking Clinic  - All coaches for bantam and above.

(HCSP) Safety Person Requirements:

  1. HCSP (Hockey Canada Safety Program) must have ONE person qualified prior to team entering the ice-surface on first day.
  2. Respect in Sport for Coaches (different from the Parent RIS program) Must complete by Dec 1st for Rep or Dec 15th for Rec or you will be removed from the roster.
  3. Criminal Record Check must be submitted prior to first day with team.
  4. CATT - Concussion Awareness Training Tool must be completed and show proof of completion prior to first day with team.

***IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A QUALIFIED HCSP BY YOUR FIRST ICE TIME YOUR TEAM CANNOT ENTER THE ICE SURFACE*** NO EXCEPTIONS

Team Manager Requirements:

  1. Respect in Sport for Coaches (different from the Parent RIS course) must be completed by Dec 1st for Rep or Dec 15th for Rec or you will be removed from the roster.
  2. Criminal Record Check must be submitted and show proof prior to first day with team or you cannot be put on the team roster.
  3. CATT - Concussion Awareness Training Tool must be completed and show proof of completion prior to first day with team.

On-Ice Helper Requirements:

  1. Respect in Sport for Coaches (different from the Parent RIS program) must be completed by Dec 1st for Rep or Dec 31st for Rec or you will be removed from the roster.
  2. Criminal Record Check must be submitted and show proof prior to first day with Team or you cannot be put on the team roster.
  3. CATT - Concussion Awareness Training Tool must be completed and show proof of completion prior to first day with team.

Please note that ALL On Ice Helpers MUST be approved and registered in the Hockey Canada registry to be eligible to go on the ice. The On-Ice Application Form is MANDATORY and if not completed and approved by SAMHA Administrator: ROY SAKAKI you (CANNOT ENTER THE ICE SURFACE).

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SAMHA Mission Statement
Promote respect, sportsmanship and skill development in players at all levels. Through a shared responsibility with parents, we are committed to promote a positive hockey experience in a safe environment.

2600 10th Ave NE, P.O. Box 2323, Salmon Arm, BC, V1E 4R3

saminorhockey@shaw.ca

Tel: (250) 832-0095