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Welcome to the 2022-2023 hockey season. On behalf of the Edina Hockey Association Board, we would like to thank you for your willingness to coach a team this season. Please know we appreciate all the time and energy you will put into running your team. If you have any questions or need any assistance during the season, please do not hesitate to contact your level director.
EHA Program Administrator
Coaches are expected to follow MDH,MN Hockey, EHA and Rink COVID guidelines and requirements as they become available.
PLEASE BE SURE AND LOOK AT TAB BELOW NAMED CEP INFO FOR CURRENT INFO AND CERTIFICATION CLASSES OFFERED FOR 2021-2022 SEASON
PLEASE SCROLL DOWN, ALL STEPS AND LINKS ARE BELOW.
As long as the coach has his level one, expired or current, they have fulfilled this requirement. They do not have to renew this level if they are only coaching Mites.
The registration for USA Hockey requires a $46 plus $1.00 MN Hockey fee. Your USA/MN hockey registration fee will be reimbursed: YOU MUST BE ON A TEAM ROSTER TO GET REIMBURSED.
Traveling Teams: Please submit a copy of your confirmation page to your team treasurer for reimbursement.
Mite/Termite and 8U: Please submit a copy of your confirmation page with Name and Address written on confirmation page to who the refund should be sent to then email to Judy Goodman for reimbursement.
Reimbursements will not be sent out until you have completed all the items you need to coach and you are placed on a team.
CLICK HERE to go to USA Hockey Registration and register as a coach. Be sure to PRINT and SAVE your confirmation code. You will need the confirmation number in Step 3. The registration for USA Hockey requires a $46 PLUS $1.00 MN Hockey fee. Your USA/MN hockey registration fee will be reimbursed: YOU MUST BE ON A TEAM ROSTER TO GET REIMBURSED.
PLEASE LOOK AT PDF ABOVE NAMED Coaches Certification Needed for 22-23 Updated 7_18 AND USE THE EXACT NAME ON THE FORM AS THIS IS THE NAME THAT USA HOCKEY HAS FOR YOU, IF YOU ENTER SOMETHING DIFFERENT YOUR CEP INFO WILL NOT CARRY OVER.
Click on the Coach Registration Link Below and proceed. During this registration session you will need to enter the USA Hockey Confirmation Code that you received in Step 1.
Background screening on coaches will be good for two years, If you did not fill out the screening last season you must do it for the 2022-2023 Season.
Use your Edina Hockey SportsEngine website login when asked to login. Be sure to type in Edina for the name of our association. (Do NOT use the abbreviation EHA.) For the MH district, Edina is District 6 so type in 6.
The SafeSport Training and Refresher Training are each valid for one (1) season beginning on 4/1/20.
You must complete each module PRIOR to participating with your team or being placed on a roster.
Coaches must be current members of USA Hockey in order to register for the modules. Please click on the link to the right to retrieve your USA Hockey confirmation number or to register for the 2022-23 season.
Click on the link to the right to register for a module or login to the module site to continue a previously registered module or access your account to view review any previously completed modules.
You can register for only ONE module at a time. You must complete the module in its entirety before you can move on to another one.
All coaches must have the required certification level by January 1 of the current season.
All coaches must enter USA Hockey’s Coaching Education Program at Level 1, and must continue their education with a coaching clinic each year until, at a minimum, they achieve Level 4. EXCEPTION: Coaches of 8U or younger players may remain at Level 1 or their current level. A coach may attend only one (1) certification clinic per year (not including age-specific requirements). Coaches who do not coach in continuous years must re-enter the program at the next level when they resume coaching responsibilities.
NEW REQUIREMENTS STARTING 22-23 SEASON PLEASE READ
PLEASE NOTE AS OF JULY 1 USA HOCKEY DOES NOT HAVE A FULL LIST OF COURSES THAT WILL BE OFFERED.
THEY WILL UPDATE IT SO CHECK BACK EVERY FEW WEEKS.
CONCUSSION TRAINING IS GOOD FOR 2 YEARS
By taking this free, online course and using what you learn, you will be well positioned to improve the culture of concussion. Your actions can help create a safe environment for young athletes so that they can stay healthy, active, and thrive – both on and off the playing field.
Once you complete the training and quiz, you can print out a certificate
Coaches must adhere to all coaching requirements set by USA Hockey, Minnesota Hockey and District 6.
Helmet Reminder: All coaches at ALL LEVELS are required to wear a HEC approved helmet when on ice. The penalties for failing to comply are two weeks suspension and Coach is responsible for any fines incurred for not wearing a helmet. The chin strap is required to be snapped also. Enforcement will be increased this year. Make it a habit.
Take USA Hockey's coaching materials to the rink, on the road or wherever else you wish with the USA Hockey Mobile Coach. Find practice plans, skills manuals, videos, a mobile rulebook and more.