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Courses and Evaluations

September 23rd-24th, 2023

NCCP Competition Introduction Course

CANAM Strength and Conditioning, Colonnade Road South, Nepean, ON, Canada

The OWA is organizing for its members, Competition Introduction Course at CanAM Strength and Conditioning in Nepean, Ontario. This course is for any coach interested in taking athletes to provincal level competitions for Olympic Weightlifting. The course will run for 2 days, from 8 am - 3:30 pm.

After completion of this course, candidates will receive an NCCP number, and listed in the locker as "In Training".

A coach will achieve Trained status on their transcript after attending all of the workshops below.

Three (3) multi-sport modules, which are available in all provinces and territories:

  •  Make Ethical Decisions,

The “Weightlifting Competition – Introduction workshop”, which contains three modules:

  •  Analyze Performance,

  • Provide Support to Athletes in Training, and

  • Support the Competitive Experience


September 23rd-24th, 2023

8 am - 3:30 pm.


The facilitators for this course will be Francois Gravelle


Cost:  $250

Deadline: Registration closes September 16th.


Please contact if you have any questions.


*This course may be eligible for partial reimbursement through Coaching Association of Ontario's Quest for Gold Bursary. More information here.

October 14th, 2023

NCCP Competition Introduction Practical Evaluation

LIFT Fitness and Performance, Guelph, ON, N1E 6Y9

The OWA is organzing a Practical Evaluation for the Competition Introduction Course at the competition Richard Borden Memorial at LIFT Fitness and Performance.

The Facilitator for the evaluation is Larry Robinson.

Practical Evaluation

All coaches wishing to be evaluated at a competition MUST have actively developed the evaluation athlete from NCCP Stage 2 Learn to Lift to Stage 4 Train to compete.

Coaches will be evaluated on one athlete only; however, additional athletes may be coached at the competition if they register and meet any eligibility requirements of the competition. 

All athletes and coaches participating in the evaluation process must have a current membership and in good standing with the OWA. Evaluations take place at OWA-sanctioned competitions; therefore, athletes must be registered in the competition. 


​​ Complete ALL prerequisites. NO exceptions will be made.

  • NCCP Competition Introduction technical course

  • One mandatory multi-sport module - Make Ethical Decisions and complete the online evaluation

  • Submit portfolio directly to Facilitator:

  • Make sure you can log into your NCCP locker

Registration Deadline: October 7th, 2023

Registration Price: 120$

Date: October 14th, 2023

Please contact if you have any questions.

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