Whether you're looking to improve your hockey skills for house league competition or to step your game up with your friends, the city offers various programs to help you achieve your goals. Get out on the ice, make some friends and engage in some friendly competition!
Hockey Skills is an instructional program geared towards skaters aged 6 to 12 years who are interested in learning basic hockey skills with a focus on puck handling, skating and game strategies. Program variations may include Hockey Skills - Beginner, Home Ice Hockey and Goalie Skills.
Prerequisite: Successful completion of Learn to Skate 1 or able to skate one length of the ice surface.
Mandatory Equipment: CSA approved hockey helmet with faceguard or full visor, a hockey stick, hockey skates, hockey gloves and a neck guard. Full goalie equipment is required for Goalie Skills.
Power Skating is a high-energy instructional conditioning program geared toward all type of skaters aged 6 to 12 years which teaches speed, agility and coordination.
Prerequisite: Successful completion or skill ability equal to Learn to Skate 4.
Mandatory Equipment: CSA approved hockey helmet.