The JCCSF Youth Sports program invests in its coaches by providing them with ongoing training opportunities. The JCCSF Coaching Academy equips coaches with tools and resources that reinforce our philosophy of teaching sport skills and life skills in a competitive and fun environment. All coaches, both new and veteran, benefit from The JCCSF Coaching Academy, continuing to develop their coaching skills throughout each sports season and passing on those benefits to their players.
The JCCSF Coaching Academy Features
Positive Coaching Alliance Workshops
Workshops based on sports research and educational psychology provide coaches with proven methods for positive and successful team management. Interactive exercises teach different approaches for success and establish a common vocabulary for coaches to use in providing athletes a positive, character-building youth sports environment.
Role playing in real coaching environments address specific drills and the importance of structure and tone in running a successful practice.
Structured teaching sessions cover behavior management, relationship building, effective communication and practice and game structures.
Parent Panel Discussions
Coaches and parents communicate and collaborate to strengthen players' support systems, align expectations and best understand how to continue building a positive youth sports community together.
Observation and Feedback
JCCSF Youth Sports professional Staff provide ongoing one-on-one sessions with all coaches to address individual goals and address the unique issues of each coach's team.
Coaches connect in a supportive environment, exchanging ideas, sharing success stories and providing and receiving guidance and feedback from their peers.