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Coaching Clinics

Clinic Registration System

Please note:

  1. You must have a 2020-21 USA Hockey confirmation number. Click here to register.
  2. This system is totally separate from your SafeSport account or your Online Age-Specific Module account. They all have a different log-in. 

NEW: On June 4, 2020, USA Hockey announced that it will conduct its Level 1-4 coaching certification clinics virtually until it is deemed safe to host large group gatherings. Scroll down on this page for a listing of virtual clinics.

new temporary card is being introduced as a flexible option for coaches to maintain their certification if they are unable to attend virtual coaching clinics due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • A new coach can receive a Temporary Card for Level 1 for the 2020-21 season. The following year (2021-22), they will need to attend a Level 1 clinic.
  • All other coaches will receive a 1 year extension at the current level that they are at for the 2020-21 season. The following season (2021-22), they must attend the next level up.
  • If receiving a Level 3, that certification is only good for 1 year.
  • If you purchase a temp card you will need to wait until after October 1st, 2020 to attend a virtual clinic, if you see one that you want attend.

Learn more here.

Coaching Clinic Process Information

All coaches begin by attending a Level 1 clinic and then progress through the levels year by year.

If your certification is expired, please read the Expired Certification FAQ below.

If you need to transfer or apply for a refund for an upcoming clinic, please read the Refund/Transfer policy to the left.

All coaches must be registered members of USA Hockey, click on the link below to register before trying to register for a coaching clinic.

USA Hockey Online Registration

Coaches must be members of USA Hockey in order to receive CEP certification.

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Don't See A Clinic Near You?

USA Hockey has announced that coaching clinics this season will be both in-person and "virtual".  The staff in all parts of the country are busy arranging for the kickoff of virtual clinics this summer.  If you do not see a clinic you can attend - please be patient and check back frequently for updates as more clinics are being posted daily. Also, remember that virtual clinics are available to coaches even outside of the Districts running the clinics.

If you don't see the list of courses below, please click here

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