Gender Identity & Expression Training for Team Officials, News (Hespeler Minor Hockey Association)

PrintNews Article
Click to view full-size image
Gender Identity & Expression Training for Team Officials
Submitted By Kevin Mehlenbacher on Tuesday, August 15, 2017
As part of the Ontario Minor Hockey Association (OMHA), Hespeler Minor Hockey supports the Ontario Hockey Federation (OHF) in their mission to support trans-inclusive hockey in Ontario. If you will be volunteering as a Team Official (coach, assistant coach, trainer or manager) with any HMHA team for the upcoming season, you are required to complete the following training.

Training will cover:

  • Understanding Discrimination based on Gender Identity and Gender Expression Training for Team Officials
  • A Guide to the Dressing Room Policy and Confidentiality Statement

Gender Identity & Expression Training is required for all Representative and Local League coaches, assistant coaches, trainers and managers.  We encourage all Team Officials to complete this training as soon as possible so that teams can be rostered on time.

Background

The Ontario Hockey Federation (OHF) has announced the launch of a new training course for Team Officials, to support trans-inclusive hockey in Ontario, Understanding Discrimination based on Gender Identity and Gender Expression Training. There are two modules which will educate Team Officials on this important topic.

What Team Officials Need to Do

  • If you don't have an eHockey Account, get one now
  • Register for the Online Course
  • Upon registering for the clinic, team officials will receive an email with instructions for completing the modules
  • Use a Supported Device - Mac/PC Desktop Computers only (No phones or iPads)
  • Have the Required Software - Adobe Flash 10.3 or later and a modern web browser (Explorer, FireFox or Chrome)
  • Complete both modules in order to receive credit
  • Your Username and Password to launch the online program will be the same as your eHockey account

This article has been viewed 1270 times.
News ArchiveOther Recent Articles
  • 12
    Apr
    Organization
    HMHA remembers one of their long time Shamrocks!
  • 11
    Apr
    Organization
    The AGM has been rescheduled to May 16, 2021 at 1pm via Zoom.
  • 11
    Apr
    Organization
    Mota Elite Hockey Skills - Spring Break Camp schedule is posted below
  • 09
    Apr
    Organization
    Congratulations to the following members selected as 2021-2022 Rep Team Coaches. We wish you all the best success next season! U9: Jason Park U10: Joe Lopes U12: Aaron Onyskiw  U13: Andy Blackburn  U16: Pete Matthews  U18: Jonathan ...
  • 01
    Apr
    Organization
    The Provincial closure announcement today will unfortunately end our 2020/21 programming. The City of Cambridge will close the arenas effective April 3rd and will remain closed until at least April 30th. We appreciate everyone's patience this ...
  • 15
    Mar
    Organization
    The following board positions will be filled at the year's HMHA Annual General Meeting (AGM).  The AGM will take place in early May.  Watch the website for further details regarding the AGM and for the nomination process for this year's open board ...
  • 26
    Feb
    Organization
    Cambridge Bingo and Gaming Center reopened on February 16th. 
  • 25
    Feb
    Organization
    Hespeler Arena Rink 2 to be named after 50-year coach and HMHA executive member Don Laurence.
Printed from hmha.ca on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at 2:58 PM