Skills and Drills

Hockey is a sport consisting of many skills, from basic to advanced. Coaches are required to use drills and activities to teach players a wide range of skills, both individual and team.

Players at all ages and levels should be constantly developing skills and using them in different situations to improve their game. The documents and links below are designed to assist coaches to teach many skills used in hockey and also some sample drills that may be used at trainings.

Associated Documents and Links:

Player Curriculum

7 week session plan – aimed at junior hockey players

Sportplan – Browse thousands of training drills


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