Certifications - all coaches must have the proper USA Hockey certifications in place by January 1 of the current season to remain coaching in any capacity with a team, including practices and bench presence.
Mandatory Helmet Policy - all ice hockey coaches and instructors must wear a helmet during all on-ice sessions, including practices, controlled scrimmages and coach and referee clinics (seminars).
Mini Mite and Mite – 85% Skills, 15% Sense, 0% Systems
Squirt – 75% Skills, 15% Sense, 10% Systems
PeeWee – 65% Skills, 25% Sense, 10% Systems
Bantam – 50% Skills, 35% Sense, 15% Systems
Midget – 50% Skills, 30% Sense, 20% Systems
From Coaching Clinics to Practice Plans, good information can be found on USA Hockey's Coaching page: http://www.usahockey.com/coaches
Please see the attachment below.