Volleyball BC is dedicated to supporting coaches in British Columbia with education, training, and NCCP certification opportunities.

Please read through our sections below to learn more about Coaching programs supported by Volleyball BC.

Coaching Symposium

The 2020 Volleyball BC Coaching Symposium is taking place in partnership with the NORCECA Tokyo Men’s Qualifier in Vancouver, January 11, 2020. Join us as we start the New Year with learning opportunities and cheers for the home team in their quest to qualify for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan. Certified NCCP Coaches will receive 3 Professional Development points towards the maintenance of certification. VOLLEYBALL BC Coaching Symposium | 2020 Tokyo Edition Saturday, January 11, 2020 @ Pacific Coliseum

  • 12:30 – 3:30 PM classroom sessions
  • Tokyo Men’s Qualifier matches to follow (tickets sold separately)
    • 3:30 PM Puerto Rico vs Mexico / 6:00 PM CANADA vs Cuba

Registration for this special event is OPEN Headline Presenters:

  • Shannon Winzer – Team Canada Women Assistant Coach & Next Gen Head Coach
  • Kerry MacDonald – Volleyball Canada Director Sport Science, Medicine and Innovation
  • Gina Schmidt – SFU Clan Women Head Coach

Indoor Club Coach Education Requirements

Volleyball BC maintains NCCP coaching education standards for all club Provincial Championships and supports Volleyball Canada’s Coaching Certification requirements. Please refer to the current Indoor Club Coaching Education Requirements handbook provided here for reference. All Coaches are encouraged to take the Responsible Coaching Movement pledge. Click here for more information.

Volleyball BC COACH Newsletter Archives

Previous issues of the Volleball BC Coach Newsletter

  • June 2018 – Multi-sport Conversations, 2019 BC Sport Leadership Conference sneak peak…
  • April 2018 – What Problem are we Trying to Solve Today?
  • February 2018 – Your Task: Bring Value
  • December 2017 – BC Sport Leadership Conference & Coaching Symposium
  • Fall 2017 – Making “The Game” your Assistant Coach.
  • June 2017 – Seasonal Planning for Coaches
  • May 2017 – Championship Season Madness, Canada Games Indoor Coach Profiles
  • March 2017 – Observation & Decision Training
  • January 2017 – The Coach in the Operating Room

Coaching Development Grants

Viasport Grants – Compilation of all grants (coaching and other) available in the province