NCCP Minimum Age Policy
The minimum age for the designation for a coach as NCCP “Certified” is 16 years of age.
- Persons younger than 16 and older than 14 may enrol in and complete NCCP or NCCP qualifying education opportunities; where an NSO:
- Plans to offer NCCP or NCCP qualifying development opportunities to persons younger than 16 years of age;
- Agrees to provide these opportunities within the framework of the NCCP;
- Agrees to maintain the records on the NCCP Database.
The Provincial/Territorial government or designated delivery agency may authorize enrolment in multi-sport modules.
Any person younger than 16 and older than 14 will be designated on the CAC Database with an underage status indicator.