Introduction to Sweeping (for Coaches)


This course lasts for 3 hours and takes place in the classroom and on ice. The course will give you a greater understanding of the current practice for effective sweeping to enable you to confidently implement this to your coaching sessions. This will include, equipment and rules, techniques, directional sweeping, practice drills and stamina.

Some key themes covered:

  • Theories, facts, impressions, objective assessment
  • Brush compliance
  • Effective Sweeping
  • How sweeping work
  • Grip and body position
  • Sweeping draws vs take outs – difference?
  • Practical on ice element

To apply for a place please complete the online form below:

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