Junior Coach Program

Knights Hockey Club Initiative


The Knights Hockey Club (Knights) is pleased to continue our Junior Coach Program for the 2023/24 season.


To support the ongoing development of young leaders within the Knights by providing them with the opportunity to learn, grow and give back to the great sport of hockey now and in the future.


Junior (Jr.) Coach Defined

A current Knights or Calgary Buffaloes player, within the Knights Hockey Club boundary, who is interested in helping on the ice, and supporting the Knights coaches and players on a team.


Jr. Coach Roles / Responsibilities

In conjunction with Knights coaches, roles and responsibilities may include:

  • Assist in the set-up, supervision, and demonstration of drills during practice.
  • Assist with the practice flow and be involved in the regular routines of a team's practice.
  • Assist with team warm-up prior to games.
  • Be present on the bench during games.
  • Maintain privacy of any health information shared with you as part of the coaching experience (e.e., player injury, etc.).

To apply to be a Junior Coach, please complete the online Junior Coach Application Form.

Junior Coach Application Form (Google Docs)

Resource Guide for Junior Coaches and Head Coaches