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Coach Education

Train to Train

Train to Compete

Host an NCCP Clinic

Intro Coaching Clinic

  • Refer to the Coaching Pathway and determine the appropriate stream for you based on the stage of athlete and level of competition you wish to coach.
    • U10-U12: Learn to Train
    • U13+: Train to Train
    • U16+: Train to Compete (Optional – Not required by Ontario Basketball for Ontario Cup)
  • Once you determine the course you need to take, look for the next available clinic in your region. (See clinic dates for  FUNdamentalsLearn to TrainTrain to Train and Train to Compete courses.)


Click on the image above to read more about what is required to be a Community basketball coach.


If you’re a coach who is interested in taking an NCCP course, click on the image above to learn about the Coach Development Pathway and to view our calendar.


We have professional development opportunities constantly. Whether it’s through our coaching partners or in-house program. Click here to learn more.

Keep scrolling for more details on this fun program!


*Updated: January 2021

Due to the ongoing concerns of COVID-19, dates and times for our 2021 U10 Jamboree presented by Eastlink have not been confirmed. Details will be posted on social media channels and sent to all Club Presidents once confirmed. Thank you for your patience.

To learn more about our U10 Jamboree presented by Eastlink, please browse the 2020 information posted below. Thank you and stay safe!


Scheduling/Divisions Categories:

A. Very Competitive
B. Competitive
C. Not So Competitive
D. Just For Fun
E. Intro/Beginner

Coaches will be asked to select their division based on how long their athletes have been playing and their skillset. If you aren’t sure where your team should fall, please reach out to us!

Dates: February 22-23, 2020
Location: Canada Games Centre and Halifax West High School
Cash/Cheque Cost: $250.00 per team (Includes three games and a t-shirt)
Online Credit/PayPal Cost: $265.00 per team (Includes three games and a t-shirt)
U10 Girls Online Registration (Online registration form opened Wed, Dec. 4, closed Mon, Jan. 20)
U10 Boys Online Registration (Online registration form opened Wed, Dec. 4, closed Mon, Jan. 20)

All cheques/money orders made payable to “Basketball Nova Scotia” and sent to: 
5516 Spring Garden Rd., 3rd Floor 
Halifax, Nova Scotia 
B3J 1G6

E-Transfers must be sent to
E-Transfers must include a message to recipient: Name of Association, Team, Age Group, Sex, Coach. EX: Basketball Nova Scotia U14 Boys (Smith)

*If paying by cash, please email to confirm availability. 

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