Coaches/Volunteers

Coaches for 2019:

West Grey Lacrosse is very fortunate to have experienced volunteer coaches again this year with an expanding coaching team but we can always use more helping hands. Please contact Adam if you are interested in coaching for 2019: adamrcroll@gmail.com or 519-369-0450

Interested in Coaching?

Coaches must attend a one day Community Development clinic offered by the OLA, complete an online concussion awareness module, and complete a Police check.

Please contact the executive if you are interested in either clinic or email: bruce@ontariolacrosse.com for general information or visit ontariolacrosse.com. 

Trainers

Looking for more trainers for 2018. Each team must have their own trainer on the bench for games. The following list are recognized:

1. St John’s Ambulance First Aid Course (8 hours or more)

2. Canadian Red Cross Standard First Aid & Basic Rescuer CPR Course

3. Sport Alliance of Ontario/Canadian Red Cross Sport First Aid Course

4. Ontario Hockey Trainer’s Certification Program

5. A professional designation (MD, RN, Police Officer, Firefighter)

Managers

This important roles ensures the smooth operation of the team and allows the coaches to concentrate on lacrosse activities. The role includes:

-relaying floor times to parents, scheduling changes & helping to manage attendance

-helping to organize home game box duties (scorekeeper, time clock and shot clock)

-submitting game sheets to the Zone

-organizing team away tournament(s)

Parent Rep

The parent rep will help with the above manager duties but the main role includes:

-being a communication liaison between parents and coaches

-promoting volunteer opportunities for parents and collecting volunteer hours at the end of the season

-team fundraisers

Police Checks

Police checks are mandatory for coaches, trainers and some volunteers. Please contact the executive for a letter to bring to your local police services.