Bench Requirements

All Toronto Leaside Wildcats bench staff require the following: Respect in Sport (Activity Leader) Certification and a background check.

Head Coaches need a coach certification: D1 or HTTP for Competitive and NCCP Coach 2 for House League.

Trainers require a Trainers Certifications.

Reimbursement of eligible certifications deadlines: Competitive bench must submit the certificate and invoice prior to August 31st to be eligible for reimbursement. House League bench must submit the same prior to December 31st.

Respect in Sport

Respect In Sport ~ Activity Leader
Respect in Sport ~ Parent
One parent of each player must have Respect In Sport (Parent) certification

Background Check

Year 1: Vulnerable Sector Search (contact League Administrator)
Year 2 and 3: Criminal Offence Declaration (download Declaration Form)
Year 4: Police Check (invitation through the League Administrator via email to the application form)

Head Coach

Please check with the League Administrator on the exact certification required. Course may be found either at the OWHA website or at Hockey Canada (be sure to scroll down pages on either link for all of the information).

Trainers Cerification

Trainers Certification (all team trainers require certification)

Download the OWHA Handbook here.