Team Operations Resources

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Southwest Team Development

Southwest Hockey is taking an integrated approach to developing the players within our Association. Each Head Coach will be provided the opportunity to select development options for their team; which will allow for increased flexibility with scheduling and being able to focus on specific development needs for the team.

For details on process, Preferred Vendors and reimbursements ----> CLICK HERE

If you have any questions surrounding this Development Program, please contact:
Tighe Mills – Director of Development:
Paul Charlebois – Assistant Director of Development:


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Hockey Alberta Coaching Resources

For topics covering the items below CLICK HERE

  • Age-Specific Core Skills
  • Age-Specific Development Information
  • Long Term Player Development
  • Skill Testing
  • Player Development
  • Drills
  • Practice Plans

Hockey Canada Rulebook / Casebook Combination

Hockey Canada works provincial and regional members to create and update resources to ensure officials have the tools required to serve the game.

Do you want to learn about hockey rules?  Download the rule book, or the FREE Hockey Canada Rule Book App for Android, or iOS devices

Download the APP - Apple

Download the APP - Android


Coaching Resources

The differences between a good coach and a great one, at the grassroots level may be subtle, but they can make a world of difference to players.

There are thousands of resources available to coaches, and what is being provided here, is a small snippet that may help you and your team have a successful season! "successful", that doesn't always mean using the scoreboard as the measuring stick!

Ask questions such as:

  • Are the players getting better?
  • Does it seem as though they are having fun?
  • Have I created an atmosphere where players want to come and improve?

Providing support for development, enjoyment, and an overall caring environment will go a long way in determining what the SUCCESS will be!


Team Manager Guide

This guide is intended to provide assistance to the Team Manager, as they navigate through the season.

Manager Guide - TBA

Manager Meeting PowerPoint




Hockey Calgary - User Account Guide for U9 to U18

Hockey Calgary - Game Play Guidelines & Game Limits


House League

House League - Parent Agenda

House League - In-Game Resources



Referee - Central Zone (Referee Rates)

Referee - Case Book App / Rule Book



It's Game Day!!

Game Sheet - What to fill out

Game Sheet - Sticker Label Template

Hockey Calgary - Online Score (Game) Sheet Upload

Game Day - Checklist

Hockey Alberta - Minimum Game Suspension Guidelines

Off-ice Officials - Timekeeping & Score-keeping

Off-ice Officials - Score Clock Manual

Time Clock - How to Video - Link

Tournaments & Exhibition

Exhibition - Game Checklist

Exhibition - Sanction Request Guide

Find a Tournament - Calgary

Find a Tournament - Out of Town

Helpful Links

Important Dates - Hockey Calgary

Bulletins - Hockey Calgary

Bulletins - Hockey Alberta

Volunteer Bond - Information

Website - Hockey Calgary

Website - Hockey Alberta

Website - Hockey Canada

Officials Resources

New Officials

Postal Code Chart

Application - Level 1 (New)

SW Officials Checklist

Officials Agreement - Completed after accepted to the SW Squad

Community Officials Manual

Officials Fair Play Codes

Returning Officials - Level 1

Postal Code Chart

Application - Level 1 (Returning)

SW Officials Checklist

Officials Agreement - Completed after accepted to the SW Squad

Community Officials Manual

Officials Fair Play Codes

Returning Officials - Level 2

If you will be 16 years old (as of December 31st), you will go to Central Region as a Level 2 Referee.

Transitional Document: Regional Assigning to Central Region Assigning


Central Region

CRRC Website

Officials Rates


U9 Games/Responsibilities

Complete the Game Initiative


Hockey Calgary Officials

Officiating Links

Hockey Alberta Materials

2018-2020 HA Rule Updates

Hockey Canada Officiating Program

Officiating Materials

Team Treasurer Resources

Roles & Responsibilities

Review the duties of the Team Treasurer. Questions can be directed to the SW Treasurer.



Budget Sheet Template

This budget template will assist with tracking all incoming and outgoing funds.



Bank Account Authorization Letter

Teams need this letter to open a team bank account.  If you did not receive this in the team Welcome Package, email the SW Administrator.


Year End Financial Reporting

This is an overview of the responsibilities for the end of the season.


Treasurer Meeting PowerPoint






Southwest Hockey Association
107, 333 Shawville Blvd SE
Calgary, AB. T2Y4H3
Drop Off: Cardel Rec South - Reception Office
Also available by appointment