Resources for Coaches

Highly recommended for those who will be coaching this season:
For new drills, strategies, and coaching tips, visit
This site is a great resource for all coaches. Also, register via e-mail to recieve weekly coaching tips and drills.

All FFMHA Coaches must provide a criminal background check.

HNO Criminal Record Policy, updated October 3, 2009

At the beginning of each year coaches should be given the following:

  • A copy of the evaluation and draft system to be used for that year.
  • A list of all players that have registered in the division

Following the team drafts, coaches shall be given:

  • Jerseys and equipment sign out sheet
  • Copy of the roster including dates of birth, phone number, and player numbers
  • Copy of all out of town tournament listings in the HNO
  • Copy of the by-law and constitution of Fort Frances Minor Hockey Association
  • List of all members and contact numbers of FFMHA Board members and their assigned responsibilities.

Along with the following guidelines:

  • Coaches should inform the league convener of all out of town tournaments they will be attending as soon as possible.
  • Travel permits are required for all out of town tournaments. Do not leave town without your travel permit.
  • Game sheets are required for all games and must be filled out in their entirety. This is the only record that a game was played.
  • Jerseys are to be kept in garment
  • bags and collected after each game. No jersey will be worn outside of
  • Fort Frances Minor Hockey activities.