Application/Registration

Interested in coaching?

Do you love the sport of hockey and have skills to share? CAHC is always looking for volunteers to help coach our developing players. If you are interested in coaching, please complete the CAHC Coaching Application and return it to the CAHC Coaching Coordinators by mail (P.O. Box 2562, Casper, WY 82602), by email, or put it into the CAHC box in the lobby at the Casper Ice Arena.

Coach Registration

Here is what you need to do to register as a coach once the Coaching Committee has given you a coaching assignment:

folder 1. Register yourself as a coach with USA Hockey here. There is a $40 charge for this registration (price may change per USAH). Print out two copies of your USA Hockey registration confirmation: one for your records in case proof of registration is needed and second copy to submit to the CAHC Registrar (prior to season start) by mail (P.O. Box 2562, Casper, WY 82602), or put it into the CAHC box in the lobby at the Casper Ice Arena.

2. Attend a USA Hockey certification clinic if appropriate prior to December 1 of the current season. There is a $40 charge for the certification clinic (price may change per USAH). Please contact your divisions Coaching Coordinator if you have any questions regarding certification and/or certification clinics. Please click here to access certification clinic information. Print out two copies of your certification clinic receipt: one for your own records and a second copy to submit to the CAHC Treasurer for reimbursement per CAHC policy by mail (P.O. Box 2562, Casper, WY 82602), or put it into the CAHC box in the lobby at the Casper Ice Arena. Coaching staff must complete certification clinic requirements if necessary in order for the CAHC Registrar to sign and certify that team’s official roster.

3. Complete the USA Hockey division specific online module prior to December 1 of the current season if appropriate. Please click here to access the online modules. Print out a copy of your USA Hockey Online Module certificate upon completion and keep it for your records in case proof of completion is needed. Coaching staff must complete the appropriate online modules in order for the CAHC Registrar to sign and certify that team’s official roster.

4. Complete the SafeSport training. This is a biannual USA Hockey requirement. The online SafeSport training session is about 90 minutes long. It is organized into segments of 10-15 minutes, so the online training does not need to be completed in one session. Please click here to access the SafeSport online training. There is no charge for this training. Print out a copy of your USA Hockey SafeSport certificate upon completion and keep it for your records in case proof of completion is needed. Coaching staff must complete the SafeSport training in order for the CAHC Registrar to sign and certify that team’s official roster. For future reference, please click here for the SafeSport manual.

5. Register for background screening. This is a biannual USA Hockey, Wyoming Amateur Hockey League (WAHL), and CAHC policy requirement. There may be a $15 charge for this screening (price dictated per WAHL). Print out a copy of your receipt upon completion and keep it for your records in case proof of completion is needed. Coaching staff must complete the background screening in order for the CAHC Registrar to sign and certify that team’s official roster. Please click here to access the background screening.

*The deadline to submit coaching certification expense receipts for reimbursement to the CAHC Treasurer is December 31 of the current season.