The CMHA is the premier youth hockey organization in the Charlotte Metro area. Its objective is to provide ice hockey programs focused on helping youth of all ages and skill levels to learn the values of teamwork, sportsmanship, commitment, self-esteem, d
ALL COACHES MUST ADHERE TO THE NEW COACHING EDUCATION PROGRAM GUIDELINES THAT GO INTO EFFECT ON SEPT. 1, 2011
Major changes were approved in the Coaching Education Program at the 2010 USA Hockey Annual Congress:
Effective in 2012 a coach may only take 1 CEP course per year.
A new coach would start at level 1 and would need to take his level 2 the following year and be required to take the level 3 in the 3rd year of coaching. In addition a coach would be required to take online age specific training that covers the specific age he/she is coaching that year.
Coaches would be required to move through level 1, 2 and 3 in 3 years. They could not stop at level 2 and continue to coach after the second year.