Curling Canada Coaching Qualifications for National Events (effective: November 1, 2017) Please note – Level 1, 2, 3 is expired terminology within the NCCP Canada Winter Games – Certified Competition Development Coach OR Certified Competition Coach (Competition Introduction) with specialized Canada Winter Games Professional Development Module. – Minimum age 21. U18 Canadian Men’s and Women’s – Minimum Standard: Competition Coach “Trained” (Note: Competition Coach “Trained” = Competition Coach Workshop + Make Ethical Decisions Workshop). – Minimum age 21. U21 Canadian Men’s and Women’s – Minimum Standard:  Competition Coach Certified (Competition Introduction). – Minimum age 21. U-SPORTS / CCAA – Minimum Standard:  Competition Coach Certified (Competition Introduction). – Minimum age 21. Pre Trials (year 2021) – Minimum Standard: Certified Competition Development or; Certified Competition Coach and Competition Development “In-Training**” or; Mental Performance Consultant with one of the following qualifications: Note**: A coach may use this status for a maximum of one Curling Trials and a maximum of two Canadian Men’s or Women’s Championships in a two consecutive year period. Curling Canada’s position is that an individual coaching at this level should be working towards achieving a Certified Competition Development status. Canada Cup – Minimum Standard:  Certified Competition Development or; Certified Competition Coach and Competition Development “In-Training**” or; Mental Performance Consultant with one of the following qualifications: Note**: A coach may use this status for a maximum of one Curling Trials and a maximum of two Canadian Men’s or Women’s Championships in a two consecutive year period. Curling Canada’s position is that an individual coaching at this level should be working towards achieving a Certified Competition Development status. Curling Trials (year 2021) – Minimum Standard: Certified Competition Development or; Certified Competition Coach and Competition Development “In-Training**” or; Mental Performance Consultant with one of the following qualifications: Note**: A coach may use this status for a maximum of one Curling Trials and a maximum of two Canadian Men’s or Women’s Championships in a two consecutive year period. Curling Canada’s position is that an individual coaching at this level should be working towards achieving a Certified Competition Development status. Brier – Minimum Standard: Certified Competition Development or; Certified Competition Coach and Competition Development “In-Training**” or; Mental Performance Consultant with one of the following qualifications: Note**: A coach may use this status for a maximum of one Curling Trials and a maximum of two Canadian Men’s or Women’s Championships in a two consecutive year period. Curling Canada’s position is that an individual coaching at this level should be working towards achieving a Certified Competition Development status. Tournament of Hearts – Minimum Standard: Certified Competition Development or;  Certified Competition Coach and Competition Development “In-Training**” or;  Mental Performance Consultant with one of the following qualifications: Note**: A coach may use this status for a maximum of one Curling Trials and a maximum of two Canadian Men’s or Women’s Championships in a two consecutive year period. Curling Canada’s position is that an individual coaching at this level should be working towards achieving a Certified Competition Development status. Mixed Doubles – Minimum Standard:  Competition Coach Certified (Competition Introduction). Mixed Doubles Trials – Minimum Standard: Certified Competition Development or; Certified Competition Coach and Competition Development “In-Training**” or; Mental Performance Consultant with one of the following qualifications; Note**: A coach may use this status for a maximum of one Curling Trials and a maximum of two Canadian Men’s or Women’s Championships in a two consecutive year period. Curling Canada’s position is that an individual coaching at this level should be working towards achieving a Certified Competition Development status. 4-person Mixed – Minimum Standard:  Competition Coach Certified (Competition Introduction). Seniors – Minimum Standard:  Competition Coach Certified (Competition Introduction). Wheelchair – Minimum Standard:  Competition Coach Certified (Competition Introduction).