Coach Info & Training
To submit an application for head coach and assistant coach positions, check out the How To Become A Coach page for instructions.
Coach Certification Requirements
There are different training and certification requirements for coaches depending on the competition level they choose to coach at:
SBR Coach Requirements
Foundations of Coaching Softball 1
Respect in Sport for Activity Leaders
Calgary Police Security Clearance
SBR Coaches Orientation
Refer to How To Become a Coach page for instructions to complete these requirements.
Provincials Coach Requirements
SBR Coach Requirements +
Community Softball Coach Clinic
Making Ethical Decisions
Note: every team must have at least one female coach on the bench that meets these requirements
SBR will pay for the Community Softball, Competition Introduction and Respect in Sport for Activity Leader courses for those who coach with SBR in 2023. Submit your receipts to firstname.lastname@example.org
Provincials Application Process
Teams planning to attend any Softball Alberta Provincial Category must first receive approval from SBR's Executive. Provincial registration fees will not be covered by SBR without this approval.
Softball Alberta Provincial registration deadline is June 1st.
Requests must be sent to the SBR Coordinator no later than May 25th for approval.
For more information please see the links below:
SBR aims to support coaches through training and mentorship so that you have the tools you need to succeed as a coach. Check out our current offerings available to SBR coaches: