Coaching Courses

PAHF Indoor Coaching Course

28 August 2012

Pan American Hockey Federation (PAHF) *** CANCELLED ***

The Pan American Hockey Federation (PAHF) is pleased to invite Coaches of the Continent to join the Indoor Hockey Coaching Course during the Indoor Pan American Championship (Men and Women) that will be held from August 29 to September 02, 2012 at Puerto Montt, Chile.

Course Information:

The Course will be carried out from August 29, 8 PM to September 02, 12 PM with certificates delivery. The course includes theoretical sessions, practical sessions and match observation during tournament. This will be an excellent opportunity for the coaches of the Continent to acquire and exchange technical information specific for indoor hockey, at an International Event sanctioned by PAHF. The Course will be dictated in English, with translation into Spanish whenever necessary. Participants will be limited to 20. Also there will be place for 5 observers, at the most. The Conductors are: Rudi Haenel (GER) and Andreas Fingerhuth (CHI). 

Course Activities:

• Registration, Opening & Introduction of the Course Conductors and participants.
• Theoretical and practical sessions, special presentations and contributions of the participants;
• Analysis of the matches of the Hockey Tournament;

• Official Closing and delivery of participation certificates and 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- Aptitudes of the Participants: Coaches who will participate are expected to have good understanding of the game and experienced in coaching hockey. The 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 through this progressive and effective learning are being reached and, the process of education improved.

Cost for Participation:

The cost for participation in the Course will be of US$100, which gives the right to attend the course and receive a certificate of official participation issued by the PAHF. Hotel, Meals and Transport information will be available shortly. Participants must take care of their own transport arrangements to and from Airport upon arrival and departure. Participation arrangements shall be dealt with the Event Manager, Mrs. Laura Macchiotti at


Interested participants must request inscription by sending the FORM OF REQUEST (one per person) completed in their totality and signed by the applicant and by the appropriate National Hockey Association, to BEFORE DEADLINE FOR INSCRIPTIONS: August 6th  2012.

Our Best Regards,

Laura Darling
PAHF Hockey Development Council Chair
AND Julio F Neves
PAHF Project Coordinator