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Massachusetts Hockey Coaches

How to Become USA Hockey Certified Coach:

USA Hockey and the Coaching Education Program require both certification and registration to be eligible to coach. Registration is done online on a yearly basis. Certification is also required. A few basic steps requirements are as follows:

USA Hockey Requirements (Must be completed before participating in any team activities)

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  • Complete the USA Hockey Safe Sport Training. (Required every two years and cannot be added to a roster until completed). Click here for more information.
  • Complete the online age-specific module(s) for the age level of play you are coaching. (Cost is $10 per module and only needs to be completed once per age level. Must be completed PRIOR to participating in any team activities and cannot be added to a roster until completed) Click here to register for the modules.

Coaching Education Program Certification Clinic Requirements (Must be completed by Dec. 31)

  • Find, register and attend the required certification clinic. (Cost is $45 plus any lunch fees if applicable) You can only attend one clinic per season and all coaches start at Level 1. (The coaching clinic season for Levels 1-3 officially runs from September 1 to December 31). Click here to locate a clinic.
  • Click here to be directed to the Level 3 Recertification.

Coaching Clinics:

Some Coaching Clinics are available on line for the 2019-2020 Season - Click on the links below to be directed to register.

Clinics will be uploaded online as they are confirmed throughout the summer.

USA Hockey is making changes to the website you will need to Click the link below and then sign in to register for your clinics.

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Coaching Clinic Registration

Link to USA Hockey Coaching Clinic registration. Look at the bottom and check for Massachusetts based coaching clinics.

SafeSport Training Required for ALL usa hockey certified Coaches

USA Hockey Level 4 Coaching Seminar in Massachusetts

USA Hockey Coaching Materials

USA Hockey Coaching Materials Here's a quick guide to materials you'll need this season. Please browse the menus at left for more detailed materials as well as other downloads

USA Mobile Coach Site

Take USA Hockey's coaching materials to the rink, on the road or wherever else you wish with the new USA Hockey Mobile Coach. Find practice plans, skills manuals, videos, USA Hockey's Rulebook and more.

USA Hockey Launches Mobile Coach Desktop Version:

USA Hockey Mobile Coach App 3.0 Launches:

Coach, Officials, Parents, Players & Volunteers:

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Required for ALL Coaches, Officials & Volunteers

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