Programs & Resources

Advancing the coaching journey

Coaching Resources

Available resources for Manitoba’s coaches

Fundamental Movement Skills

Learn to instruct the fundamental movements of sport, including catching, jumping, striking, running, and kicking.

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Coaching Athletes Who Are Deaf/Hard of Hearing

This resource provides basic information to help ensure successful sport experiences in a mainstream hearing setting for athletes who are deaf/hard of hearing (D/HH).

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Coaching for Female Athletes

This important training focuses on the unique needs of female athletes in an effort to promote a level playing field within sport.

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Sport for Life — LTAD

Improve your coaching skills through our Canadian Sport for Life and Long-Term Athlete Development (LTAD) programs.

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Keeping Kids Safe

Sport Manitoba believes in being proactive in ensuring sport in our province is safe and enjoyable so that all our participants remain active for life.

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Sport COnnect and REspect

SCORE (Sport COnnect and REspect) is a program of ten lessons designed to join a deliberate approach to youth development and sport participation.

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Support Line

As a coach or a parent, you might encounter a bullying or harassment situation you are uncertain about how to address. This support line offers consultation, referral, and resources. Talk to someone who can help.


Indigenous Resources

Learn about Indigenous sport resources available for coaches.

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Coaching Programs

Available programs for Manitoba’s coaches

Female Mentorship Program

This program is an opportunity for female coaches to develop and maintain their skills.

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Paul Robson
Resource Centre

The Paul Robson Resource Centre for Leadership and Coaching encourages efficient use of community resources and promotes cooperation and sharing among the sport community.

Books and Multimedia

Discover the world of sport through our collection of multimedia resources and suggested readings.

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Coaching Apps and Links

Learn about the apps and other online resources that make it easier for coaches to stay connected and informed.

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Concussion Resources for Coaches

Read our collection of concussion resources for coaches and athlete trainers.

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National Coaching
Certification Program

Get your certification and stay certified.

Become a Coach

Prospective and established coaches can discover the programs, courses, and development opportunities available to them as they join and grow their skills in the profession.

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Professional Development for Coaches

One of the wonderful aspects of coaching is there’s always room for development. We’ve put together a list of professional growth opportunities for Manitoba’s established coaches .

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eLearning Professional Development Opportunities

Discover which option is best for your coaching career.

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Coaching Grant Resources

Financial support for Manitoba’s hardworking coaches

Sport Manitoba Coaching Bursary

A bursary presented to four students who have demonstrated a commitment to coaching in Manitoba. Our goal is to encourage students to continue coaching while attending a post-secondary institution. The intake period for 2021-2022 is now closed. The next intake period will begin in early 2022.

Women to Watch Grant

Women to Watch is a grant program administered by Sport Manitoba and Sport Manitoba Coaching designed to assist young girls and women to further their involvement in their chosen sport.

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Regional Sport Development Grants

Sport Manitoba offers a wide range of developmental grants that facilitate the development of athletes, coaches, officials, and volunteers at the community level emphasizing training and skill development.

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Regional Coach Assistance Grant

Helps coaches with financial assistance to attend certification courses and professional development opportunities.

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Regional Official Assistance Grant

Helps officials with financial assistance to attend certification courses and professional development opportunities.

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Women in Sport Supplemental Grant

The grant is available in addition to the coach, official or volunteer assistance grant, to provide assistance to women who have child care expenses related to attending their professional development opportunities.

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Fleming Family Hockey Coach Scholarship

Supported by Jennifer Fleming

Jennifer Fleming created the Fleming Family Hockey Coach Scholarship, in memory of her father Jake Fleming and her brother Wayne Fleming, to recognize an upcoming Manitoba hockey coach who shows similar coaching and leadership traits that were characteristic of both Jake and Wayne.

This scholarship is not being offered in 2021-2022. Please look for information in future intakes.

Grey Cup Legacy Grant

THE 1991 GREY CUP LEGACY FUND was established by the Grey Cup Festival Committee, with the surplus funds arising from the holding of the 1991 Grey Cup Game in Winnipeg, to promote excellence in football and other sports in Manitoba through the development of coaching expertise.

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Leading A Return to Sport Participation

The Coaching Association of Canada has recently launched the...

Making Ethical Decisions

This course runs on January 22, 2022  from 8:30...