Trainers (Saugeen Shores Minor Hockey)

Trainers have the following qualifications:

HTCP (Hockey Trainer Certification Program) Level 1 required for all divisions and categories, offered by HDCO (Hockey Development Centre for Ontario) Elearning  $85
MUST have 'Respect in Sport for Activity Leaders' and 'Gender Identification and Expression' courses
- please see 'How to Volunteer' for details

The Trainer's role on the bench staff and for the team includes, but is not limited to:

-   Obtain medical form from all players
  Develop emergency action plans and facility safety checklists
-   Conduct checks of player equipment
-   Maintain stocked trainers’ kit
-   Manage minor injuries
  Complete injury reports and maintain injury log
-   Recognizing more major injuries, removing a player from play
-   Communicate with families, players, coaches, health care providers
-   Must be at least one trainer available at any practice or game so may have to provide service to other team