REMINDER TO ALL COACHES / MANAGERS
WHEN YOU RECEIVE YOUR CRIMINAL RECORDS CHECK CLEARANCE IN THE MAIL, PLEASE
DELIVER TO THE HAWKS OFFICE AT CENTENNIAL ARENA - TO THE ATTENTION OF TOM SAUNDERS
DO NOT KEEP THIS DOCUMENT - THE
ORIGINAL MUST BE RETURNED TO THE HALIFAX HAWKS MINOR HOCKEY ASSN.
All volunteers in minor hockey
require the following: 1) Speak Out, 2) Child Abuse Registry clearance, 3) Criminal Records Check
Hockey NS : “No person will be allowed on any team staff after December 31st
2007 with out proper HNS certification.
Have your team representative contact Tom Saunders arrange registration for required courses
and certification. All volunteers must have the Child Abuse Registry and Police Background checks as well as the speak
out sessions. At least one coach must have the NCCP level 1 and one coach on the bench must have the trainers (safety)
Also, there are still several coaches who have not completed the criminal records (CR) and
child abuse registry clearance (CAR) forms for the 2007/8 season. It is your responsibility to confirm with the Assn's
Risk Mgmt coordinator that you have these clearances. Please be in touch with the office to confirm your status
in this regard, on your team. December 31, 2007 Hockey NS will be provided the forms for HHMHA. If yours is not
in there, they will be advising you to step down. Let that not be you. Thank you for your cooperation - it is
It is the responsibility of the individual to ensure they are properly certified.”
Click here for the Hockey Canada Safety Link
FIRST AID KITS :
please note that First Aid Kits can be purchased out of team funds
All teams are required to have First Aid Kits. A standardized
list of suggested contents appears below. You can purchase all the contents in your local drug store. First aid kits, medical
forms and accident report forms are all mandatory as part of your safety plan in accordance with Hockey Canada.
Over the counter medications
“Tylenol” junior strength (ages 6-11), (adult regular
Ibuprofen regular strength (200mg per tab).
Variety pack Elastoplast Band-Aids.
Sterile 3 x 3 / 4 x 4 gauze bandages.
Small pack 2 x 2 gauze bandages.
1” kling x 1.
2” kling x 1.
2 large gauze bandages.
1 2” ace bandage.
1 3” ace bandage.
Clear tape (preference 1”).
Gauze tape (preference 1”).
Corrugated cardboard cut in varying sizes for splints.
12” x 1.
8” x 1.
2 Ice packs.
Sling x 1.