Initiation Hockey Canada Core Skills Summary

The following is a breakdown of all the Hockey Canada Core Skills the Initiation Players will learn this year.
Number
Skill CategorySkill Type
Hockey Canada Core Skill
Practice
1.1.01Technical Skills - Skating
Balance and Agility
Basic stance & Getting up from the Ice
01
03
20
1.1.02Technical Skills - Skating
Balance and Agility
Balance on one foot
10
14
22
1.1.03Technical Skills - Skating
Balance and Agility
Gliding on two skates
02
04
25
1.1.04Technical Skills - Skating
Balance and Agility
Gliding on one skate - Forward
15
1.1.05Technical Skills - Skating
Balance and Agility
Lateral crossovers - Step and plant
10
11
25
1.2.01Technical Skills - Skating
Edge Control
Figure 8’s - Forward - Inside edge & Outside Edge
14
1.2.02Technical Skills - Skating
Edge Control
Figure 8’s - Forward - Inside edge & Outside Edge
19
1.3.01Technical Skills - Skating
Starting & Stopping
T-start
01
03
20
1.3.02Technical Skills - Skating
Starting & Stopping
Front v-start
07
13
24
1.3.03Technical Skills - Skating
Starting & Stopping
Crossover start
10
23
1.3.04Technical Skills - Skating
Starting & Stopping
Backward c-cut start
08
1.3.05Technical Skills - Skating
Starting & Stopping
Backward crossover start
11
1.3.06Technical Skills - Skating
Starting & Stopping
One o’clock - Eleven o’clock stops
02
06
22
1.3.07Technical Skills - Skating
Starting & Stopping
Outside leg stop
09
10
25
1.3.08Technical Skills - Skating
Starting & Stopping
Two-foot parallel stop
12
16
30
1.3.09Technical Skills - Skating
Starting & Stopping
One-leg backward stop
14
19
29
1.3.10Technical Skills - Skating
Starting & Stopping
Two-leg backward stop
15
27
29
1.4.01Technical Skills - Skating
Forward Skating & Striding
C-cuts
05
07
22
1.4.02Technical Skills - Skating
Forward Skating & Striding
Forward striding
09
16
24
1.5.01Technical Skills - Skating
Backwards Skating
C-cuts
11
26
27
1.5.02Technical Skills - Skating
Backwards Skating
Gliding on two skates - Backward
13
1.5.02
Technical Skills - Skating
Backwards Skating
Gliding on two skates - Backward
19
29
1.5.03Technical Skills - Skating
Backwards Skating
Gliding on one skate - Backward
21
1.6.01Technical Skills - Skating
Turning & Crossovers
Glide turns
06
12
26
1.6.02Technical Skills - Skating
Turning & Crossovers
Tight turns
05
14
30
1.6.03Technical Skills - Skating
Turning & Crossovers
C-cuts - Around circle
07
13
28
1.6.04Technical Skills - Skating
Turning & Crossovers
Crossovers - Forward
23
31
32
1.6.05Technical Skills - Skating
Turning & Crossovers
C-cuts - around circle - Backward
27
29
31
1.6.06Technical Skills - Skating
Turning & Crossovers
Crossovers – backward
31
1.6.07
Technical Skills - Skating
Turning & Crossovers
Backward one-foot stop and t-start
31
1.6.08
Technical Skills - Skating
Turning & Crossovers
Pivots – backward to forward and forward to backward
18
1.6.09Technical Skills - Skating
Turning & Crossovers
Pivots – open and reverse
21
2.1.01Technical Skills - Puck Control

Stationary
Stance & Narrow / Wide
01
03
22
2.1.02Technical Skills - Puck Control
Stationary
Side, Front, Side
07
2.1.03Technical Skills - Puck Control
Stationary
Toe drag - Side
05
2.1.04Technical Skills - Puck Control
Stationary
Toe drag - front
15
2.2.01Technical Skills - Puck Control
Moving
Narrow & Wide
05
2.2.02Technical Skills - Puck Control
Moving
Open ice carry - Forehand (Push)
06
11
25
2.2.03Technical Skills - Puck Control
Moving
Open ice carry - Backhand (Stickhandle)
14
17
32
2.2.04Technical Skills - Puck Control
Moving
Weaving with puck
15
17
30
2.2.05Technical Skills - Puck Control
Moving
Toe drag - Front & Side
18
2.2.06Technical Skills - Puck Control
Moving
Puck in feet
02
08
30
2.3.01Technical Skills - Puck Control
Stationary Passing & Receiving
Forehand pass
09
10
28
2.3.02Technical Skills - Puck Control
Stationary Passing & Receiving
Backhand pass
13
2.3.03Technical Skills - Puck Control
Stationary Passing & Receiving
Stationary bank pass
18
2.4.01Technical Skills - Puck Control
Moving Passing & Receiving
Forehand pass
14
2.4.02Technical Skills - Puck Control
Moving Passing & Receiving
Backhand pass
21
2.4.03Technical Skills - Puck Control
Moving Passing & Receiving
Lead pass
23
3.1.01Technical Skills - Stick Control
Sweep Shot
Forehand
04
09
26
3.1.02Technical Skills - Stick Control
Sweep Shot
Backhand
17
3.2.01Technical Skills - Stick Control
Wrist Shot
Forehand
10
3.2.02Technical Skills - Stick Control
Wrist Shot
Backhand
18
3.3.01Technical Skills - Stick Control
Flip Shot
Forehand
27
4.1.01Individual Tactics
Offensive Tactics
Body fakes
19
4.1.02Individual Tactics
Offensive Tactics
Stick fakes
23
4.2.01Individual Tactics
Defensive Tactics
Angling
21
4.2.02Individual Tactics
Defensive Tactics
Stick Checks - Lift
17

Core Skills - Initiation