Bow River Community Coach Application 2024-25

One of the most rewarding experiences in minor hockey is to facilitate the development of young hockey players as their coach. If you would like to get involved on the ice as a head coach or assistant coach or on-ice helper, we welcome all applications.

  • Complete the Respect in Sport Activity Leader program (different than RIS Parent - you can register an existing profile on the RIS home page)
  • Register yourself through the button below. You will need your Hockey Canada ID. If you do not have one, you will need to generate one by completing the RIS Activity Leader program in the step above.
  • All on ice personnel (Head Coach, Assistant Coach, On-ice Helper) will require a valid police check.
  • Age group-specific qualification requirements can be found on the Hockey Alberta website.

** Please note this application is only for Community Coaches. If you would like to apply to coach a House League team please visit the House League page or click the adjacent link .



All coach certifications must be completed by November 15



Please familiarize yourself with the Bow River Coach Clinic Reimbursement Policy (adjacent link).


All receipts must be submitted by email to PRIOR TO December 1.


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Bow River Bruins Hockey Association

PO BOX 27048 RPO Tuscany SDM

Calgary, Alberta T3L 2Y1