Playing Regulations 

Rules

As per Playing Regulations: The rules governing play shall be that of the Canadian Curling Association. Any exceptions to these rules are outlined in the OFSAA Curling Playing Regulations.

Rules of Curling 

Please Note that the Five-Rock Rule is now in place

Additional Rules Supplement (available soon)

National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP)

The National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) provides standardized, inclusive, and safe sport education to coaches and coach developers across 65 sports. The CAC manages and delivers NCCP training through its partner network of 65 National Sport Organizations and Provincial/Territorial Sport Organizations. In order to access coaching courses through the NCCP, you will need to create an account on ‘The Locker‘ to get started. Here, your certifications will be available for download and you will have access to hundreds of eLearning courses and pathways to coaching. The NCCP offers both sport-specific and multi-sport training modules.

For more information on sport-specific training, including a list of courses, click here.
For more information on multi-sport training, including a list of courses, click here.
If you are looking for additional professional development opportunities with regards to coaching, please click here for the NCCP Workshop Calendar.

Currently, there are 4 NCCP modules being delivered for free until March 1, 2024! Coaches can complete:

  • NCCP Basic Mental Skills
  • NCCP Make Ethical Decisions
  • NCCP Planning a Practice
  • NCCP Teaching and Learning

Please log into your ‘The Locker’ account to access the modules or visit coachesontario.ca to learn more about upcoming opportunities.