Coaching Courses

PAHF High Performance Coaching Course - Mendoza

24 September 2013

Pan American Hockey Federation (PAHF)

Mendoza, Argentina: 24 to 29 of September 2013
For Men and Women

The Pan American Hockey Federation (PAHF) is pleased to invite Coaches of the continent to join the PAHF High Performance Coaching Course during the “Women’s Pan American Cup” that will be from 21 to 28 of September 2013, at Mendoza, Argentina.

Course Information:
The Course will be carried out from September 24, 7 PM to September 29, 11 PM with certificate delivery. The course includes theoretical sessions, match observation and eventual practices at field. This will be an excellent opportunity for the coaches of the Continent enter the PAHF Coaches Accreditation System, and also to recycle through the exchange of technical information with other continental colleagues, at the highest level PAHF Event. The Course will be dictated in Spanish. Participants will be limited to 25. Also there will be place for 5 observers, at the most. The Conductors will be: FIH Master Coach Rodolfo Mendoza (ARG) and FIH Grade I Coach Willy Fonseca (ARG).

Course Activities:
• Registration, Opening & Introduction of the Course Conductors and participants;
• Theoretical sessions, practical sessions, special presentations and contributions of the participants;
• Analysis of the matches of the Hockey Tournament;
• Official closing with delivery of participation Certificates and a CD with Course Contents.

1- All participants will receive the complete program of the course after their final registry. Remember to bring your own sports outfits and hockey sticks for the practical sessions;
2- Participants expected profile: Coaches who will participate are expected to have fair knowledge of the game and preferably be experienced in the coaching of hockey at international level. Coaches that are contenders for the PAHF Accreditation, are welcome to join. Participants should also to be able to transfer their new know-how to other coaches in their countries so that the PAHF can be sure that the standards of Coaching improve through this progressive and effective process of education.

Cost for Participation:
The cost for participation in the Course will be of US$500,00, which includes 5 nights of accommodation at Amérian Executive Mendoza Hotel,, in shared Double Room, with breakfast included, the right to attend the course and a certificate of official participation issued by the PAHF. Participants are responsible to cover their own meals (lunch and dinner). For those who will not be staying at recommended Hotel, course fee is US$100.  Participants will be responsible for their own arrangements of transportation to and from the Airport.

Fee and Room payment arrangements shall be dealt directly with the Confederación Argentina de Hockey (CAH). Please contact Laura Macchiotti,  For any other issue, please contact Mr. Julio Neves at


Interested coaches must send inscription by completing the Form of Participation (one by coach) at the PAHF website: and pay the Course Fee to confirm.

Our Best Regards,

Laura Darling
PAHF Hockey Development Council Chair
and Laura Macchiotti
PAHF Operations Manager