Coaching & Managing Opportunities


Coaching Requirements

Coaches and managers are required for some events. To be considered you must be at least

  • A 5 Pin member in good standing.
  • At least 18 years of age.
  • Coaches must be trained as shown in Coaching Opportunities below.
  • Managers do not require prior training to be considered

if you meet those requirements, then please see the opportunities below.


Coaching Opportunities

Coaches are always required for provincial and national events.

The following are requirements for coaching

Tournament Certified Level
Youth Challenge Competition Coach certified
or Old Level 2 with Competition Coach upgrade
Open ChampionshipCompetition Coach certified
Old Certified Level 2 with Competition Coach upgrade
InterprovincialCommunity Sports Initiation
Old Full level 1 (including MED)*

If you are qualified, then please submit the resume before the event you are interested in, so that bowlers may make informed decisions when choosing their coaches.

Get a copy of the resume


Managing a Team

Anyone interested in serving as a team manager for the Open or Youth Challenge events you may submit thisresume


Notes regarding clinics

  • Coaching Clinics are normally held in the August to November time periods.
  •  A minimum number of participants are required.
  • For more details or to schedule a clinic in Central Alberta, contact Brian Sudbury Technical Director, Master Bowlers Association of Alberta,
  • You must be 16 years of age to take these courses.
  • All courses are part of the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP), designed to train and produce quality coaches for over 60 different sports


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