Managers (Oshawa NASC Hockey - Durham Region's #1 Instructional Hockey Program)


The Team Manager is a central in creating the flow of communication – not only within the team [players, parents and coaches], but between the team and all support systems such as the minor hockey association, division manager, league managers, other teams, referees and officials.

Managers must make sure their qualifications are up to date.

Manager Requirements
 Respect In Sport Activity Leader Gender Identity and Expression   
 RIS Activity Leader logo  OHF Logo
The OHF requires all team officials to complete Gender Identity and Expression. There is no cost associated with this course.

Two (2) required steps:
If needed, register for an Hockey Canada account - CLICK HERE

Once your account has been established, visit the HCR website to find your clinic and register for the course.
All the course modules can be completed online.

Respect in Sport: Activity Leader Course                                                                                                                             
16 years or older
Does not expire
Takes approximately three (3) hours to complete online
Cost is $30
Can be completed online at

Criminal Reference/Vulnerable Sector Check (VSC)                                                                                                            
Contact DRPS, they will require two (2) pieces of government issued ID (one with photo), you can now apply online on the DRPS website 
The cost for this is fully covered when accompanied with a letter from O.C.C.N.A (neighbourhood association), please contact N.A.S.C. Hockey admin staff to obtain a copy of this letter

If required, coaches are asked to provide the original clearance letter to their neighbourhood association for validation
As a reminder, VSC’s are valid for a period of three (3) years, and are only valid for persons aged 18 and older

CLICK HERE for the 2022-2023 Coaching Qualifications chart

Hockey Canada has created the Team Manager’s Manual, which will be key organizing and ensuring the smooth operation of your hockey team. CLICK HERE

Key topics include:

Team meetings
Volunteers and delegation
Team rules and safety
Record keeping and distribution
Organizing games
Applying for tournaments
Organizing travel
Team finances
Team activities
Coaches’ resources

The OMHA and Hockey Canada have provided an extensive list of resources and materials for Team Managers. 
To download Manager resources and materials, CLICK HERE