Coach Accreditation & Eligibility

*table above updated September 25th, 2019

BC COACH ACCREDITATION BADGE

This applies to all coaches that may be coaching, or assisting a head coach, at a Junior A, Junior B, U23 and/or SeniorOpen series and/or provincial  championship competitions.  Badminton BC Referees and Umpires will be ensuring only those coaches with accreditation badges access the field of play.

1. APPLY FOR YOUR BADGE HERE

All coaches receiving a BC Coach Accreditation Badge must:

1. meet the eligibility above for each event
2. hold a current Associate Coach Membership with Badminton BC
3. complete a Criminal Record Check in compliance with the CAC Responsible Coaching Movement, BCAN Safe Sport initiatives every 3 years
4. read, sign and submit a BC Coaches Code of Conduct

2. CRIMINAL RECORD CHECK link

Following approval you will receive a confirmation email confirming your Coach Accreditation status. Accreditation badges will be available for pick up at the next scheduled Series Event or mailed to you. 

3. BC COACHES CODE OF CONDUCT
Click on the link here
to download, read, sign and submit to technicalprograms@badmintonbc.com.  


4. PHOTO
Email technicalprograms@badmintonbc.com a head shot photo (shoulders up).

5. PURCHASE ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP
Already a member? Go to this link to renew your membership
New member to Badminton BC?  Go to this link and clcik on Sign up

 

BC Coach Accreditation Badge is:
•    recognition of professional standards
•    recognition of a commitment to the professionalization of coaching and the Responsible Coaching Movement and Badminton Canada's Safe Sport Initiatives
•    a benefit of membership
•    and access to the field of play (courts) to coach players

Allow up to 3 weeks to process your Accreditation Badge from the date of application.  

 

REMINDERS | ENSURE YOU UNDERSTAND THE FOLLOWING:

1. BC Player Eligibility Criteria and Policy for BC Provincial Championships and Canadian National Championships

2. BC Coach Accreditation and Eligibility applies to all coaches wanting access to field of play (courts) in all series events and provincial championships. If you are not certain where you fit in, please complete the form and we will advise you

3. Junior A, Junior B, U23 and Open Rankings and Seeding

4. Badminton Canada General Competitions Regulations

(includes Coaching and Uniform policies)