AHAI recognizes that Illinois Hockey is comprised not only of incredible players, but also of great High School, Youth, Girls and Disabled Hockey Coaches who guide our teams both on and off the ice. Candidates for AHAI’s Boys and Girls… Read More ›
By Mike Mullally, AHAI Director As the end of the regular season approaches, we receive numerous questions regarding seeding for the State Tournament, as well as the High School All-State and Showcase team selections. There are many misconceptions that exist… Read More ›
CEP has helped AHAI give its coaches all the tools they need to succeed By Greg Bates, Special to AHAI Coaching youth hockey certainly isn’t for everyone. It takes a special person who is good at working with kids, understands what… Read More ›
By Jim Clare, Illinois Coach-in-Chief USA Hockey and the Coaching Education Program (CEP) require: USA Hockey Registration, Screening, SafeSport Training, Age Specific Module completion and the appropriate Level CEP clinic to be eligible to coach. Why? The answer is rather simple;… Read More ›
By Jack Weinberg, AHAI Director A graduated penalty for coaches receiving penalties for “abuse of officials” has been passed by the AHAI Board of Directors. The first instance would receive the one game suspension prescribed by USA Hockey. The second… Read More ›
Please click HERE to download/print the 2018-19 AHAI CEP Clinic Schedule.