Health & Nutrition: Professional Development

Professional Development


Explore & Download These Resources


Coaching Healthy Habits.

This is a training to help coaches teach players to make healthy decisions on and off the field. The Coaching Healthy Habits training equips youth soccer coaches to reduce inactivity and overconsumption of calories.

» Download the Article (PDF) «

 Physical Literacy Through Fundamental Movements: Recreation and Sport.

A webinar developed by the Ontario department of sports and recreation, explaining some basic movements and ways to engage youth in recreational activities and sports.

» Download the Article (PDF) «

 Food & Fun Training Video.

The Food & Fun training video is designed to help staff learn how to promote nutrition and physical activity and implement the Food & Fun Afterschool curriculum.

» Download the Article (PDF) «

Want to Get Young People Happier, Healthier, and Smarter?

Developed by the National AfterSchool Association, this handout provides a rationale for bringing youth outdoors during the out-of-school time including developing cognitive and social-emotional competencies.  Provides activities that can be used for professional development of staff.

» Download the document «