Coaches Toolbox

Hockey Resources for Coaches - U7 through U18


Skills, Drills, skills and mores drills for coaches

Here is a link to a fabulous site that you will not be able to coach without after you see it.
Thank you to SHA Skills Instructor, Kelly Toporowski, for putting this together for our coaches

Here's what you will find on the site:

  • Skills and Drills
  • Goalie Skills and Drills
  • Small Area Games
  • Practice Drills – Video Clips
  • Various Hockey Presentations

Other information Sources:

WMHA Player Development Model

NEW!! Skills Development Videos for Coaches from Hockey Canada

Hockey Canada has developed a  YouTube page exclusively for Coaches.  The page contains 80 Skills Development instructional videos for use by coaches.These brief videos will show you how to set up drills and demonstrate core skating, puck handling and other hockey skills to your players.
Please click here for the link to the web page with the videos.

Practice Plan Template

Have Scott Buhler come out and work with your goaltender:

Warman Minor Hockey wants our coaches to learn from each other.  Share your practice plans or any other information with others in our Association. 

Saskatoon Blades & Huskies Drills


Example Parent Meeting Agenda

Example AP letter

Please send any information you would like to share with other coaches to the WMHA Player Development Coordinator, Owen Black, at