For parents who would like to know more information about different programs and funding available to their child
Interested in why your coaches are certified? Learn about different certification programs:
NCCP (National Coaching Certification Program)
The National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP), launched in 1974 and delivered in partnership with the government of Canada, provincial / territorial governments,and national / provincial / territorial sport organizations, gives coaches the confidence to succeed.
The Coaching Association of Canada unites stakeholders and partners in its commitment to raising the skills and stature of coaches, and ultimately expanding their reach and influence. Through its programs, the CAC empowers coaches with knowledge and skills, promotes ethics, fosters positive attitudes, builds competence, and increases the credibility and recognition of coaches.
CBTF (Canadian Baton Twirling Federation)
Originally known as Twirl Canada, a committee which was formed by the World Baton Twirling Federation (WBTF) in 1978, Lynda Garland was asked to form Twirl Canada by connecting with coaches, judges and administrators across Canada. In 1979, after the first Twirl Canada National Executive & Representatives election, Lynda Garland was chosen as First Twirl Canada President. Over the years, projects were completed by dedicated hard-working CBTF Board Members, committees and individuals. During an AGM in 1984, Twirl Canada became known as Canadian Baton Twirling Federation. More info about the history can be found HERE.