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Combined NCCP Biathlon Assistant (bronze) & Biathlon Trainer (silver) Coaching Course

October 30, 2021 @ 9:00 am - October 31, 2021 @ 2:00 pm


The event is set up that participants can join the theoretical part virtually on Saturday. The practical in-person part can be taken on October 31st in Canmore or at a later point of the season in Edmonton. We will schedule the practical Edmonton session as soon as there is snow on the ground!

Saturday October  30, 2021 via Zoom 5.5 hours 9am – 2:30pm
Short breaks between Modules
   Module 1, introduction 45 minutes
   Module 2, shooting: equipment and rules 90 minutes
   Module 3, skiing: equipment and rules 45 minutes
Lunch 30 minutes
    Module 4, tasks of the Biathlon Trainer aka coach 75 minutes
Wrap-up for the day & planning for Sunday 30 minutes
Sunday October 31, 2021, 9:30am – 5pm
Skiing (Frozen Thunder) 9:30am – 12:00pm
     Check-in with Learning Facilitators at 9:30am in front of Trail Sports
         Show your trail and range passes for the day
     Module 6, ski training 180 minutes 10am- 12pm
Range 12:40 – 3:30pm
     Paint and Paper 12:40 – 1 pm
     Module 5, range training (Halloween style) 180 minutes + set up / clean up
     Module 7, course wrap-up and what’s next 60 minutes
                     Plus: Question time for individuals


Participants will need…

Current Biathlon Alberta membership

Set up an NCCP number for instructions please visit


Once you have your NCCP number you will have to register for this course in the locker system, please search for course #5456018. You can do this before the course but it will also be discussed during the course.

If you attend the practical course in Canmore you will also need:

Frozen Thunder pass for Sunday (Frozen Thunder registration will open on Friday, Oct. 8th)

Range pass for Sunday

Own rifle (or reach out well ahead of time if you need to borrow one)

Minors Permit or PAL, if you have one

200 rounds of ammo

Skate skis and poles (can rent from Trail Sports if needed)



October 30, 2021 @ 9:00 am
October 31, 2021 @ 2:00 pm


Biathlon Alberta
403 202 6548
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