INTRO TO HOCKEY (MAX 14 PLAYERS) COMPLETION OF ONE OR TWO SESSIONS OF LEARN TO SKATE/CAN SKATE IS REQUIRED $289.99 + HST - 8 WEEK SESSION

One of Oakville Hockey Academy’s main programs.  Introduction to hockey is designed for players who have never played the game before and who are are just starting out and eager to learn.  We cover everything from balance, proper skating techniques, skating with and without a puck, stick handling, passing, shooting and a daily hockey game.  We also incorporate lots of games and fun interactive drills that everyone enjoys.

Ages 9-12

  • Fridays (May 1 – June 19) 5:30-6:30pm

Ages 5-8

  • Saturdays (April 4 – June 20) 11:00-12:00pm

Ages 5-8

  • Sundays (April 5 – June 21) 11:00-12:00pm

REP DEFENSE CLINIC, A/AA/AAA PLAYERS ONLY (MAX 8 PLAYERS) $309.99 + HST - 8 WEEK SESSION

Defense Clinics overseen and led by Lead Instructor Jake DeJulio.

Bring up your game and stop theirs!

This is a very specialized clinic designed for defensemen playing A/AA/AAA level hockey.  Focus is emphasized and tailored towards the game of hockey seen by a defenseman.  Our defense clinics will focus on developing skating agility, passing and shooting, quick starts, pivoting and escape and lateral movement (explosive).  Also the following game situational drills:  gap control, breakouts, “leading” using stick to control player’s skaters, net front position, battles and partner work.  Players will also learn different types of shots from the point, head manning the puck, pinching (when to and when not to), gap control, 1 on 1’s and 2 on 1’s (down low and coming down the wing).  Learn how to become an offensive defensemen as well as a defensive defensemen all in the same hour.

We are not accepting House League Players (Red, White, Blue) in this program.  No exceptions!  Players may be moved to a more suitable class at the discretion of the Instructor.

Ages 8-10 (Boys: A/AA/AAA players only, Girls: A/AA players only)

  • Mondays (April 27 – June 22, *excl. May 18) 6:30-7:30pm

Ages 11-13 (Boys: A/AA/AAA players only, Girls: A, AA players only)

  • Mondays (April 27 – June 22, *excl. May 18) 7:30-8:30pm

HOUSE LEAGUE DEFENSE CLINIC (MAX 12 PLAYERS) $289.99 + HST - 8 WEEK SESSION

Overseen and led by Jake DeJulio, this clinic is designed for defensemen playing at the house league level (Blue-Red). Similar to the Rep clinics, the focus is emphasized and tailored towards the game of hockey seen by a defenseman. Our defense clinics will focus on developing skating agility, passing and shooting, quick starts, pivoting and escape and lateral movement (explosive). Also the following game situational drills: gap control, breakouts, “leading” using stick to control player’s skaters, net front position, battles and partner work. Players will also learn different types of shots from the point, head manning the puck, pinching (when to and when not to), gap control, 1 on 1’s and 2 on 1’s (down low and coming down the wing). Learn how to become an offensive defensemen as well as a defensive defensemen all in the same hour.

Ages 9-12

  • Mondays (April 27 – June 22, *excl. May 18) 5:30-6:30pm

BODY CONTACT / HITTING CLINIC FOR 2007'S, A/AA/AAA PLAYERS ONLY (MAX 12 SKATERS) $289.99 + HST - 8 WEEK SESSION

This clinic will teach players how to properly give and take a body check.

Our Instructors will teach the skill of body checking and how to use angling and puck protection techniques.  Game like scenarios will be implemented to teach players why body checking is crucial to the game of Hockey.  These skills will help players avoid injury during games.

2007’s (A/AA/AAA players only.  We reserve the right to move players to another clinic should they not meet the skill requirements for our Rep Clinics)

  • Tuesdays (April 28 – June 16) 8:00-9:00pm

SHOOT TO SCORE CLINIC $289.99 + HST PER 8 WEEK SESSION

Do you want to learn how to shoot like Steven Stamkos or Sydney Crosby? This clinic provides the instruction on the right way with how to shoot a puck. Lead by Pat Kerr,  each class will teach players a number of different techniques and shots. Wrist shots, snap shots, slap shots and backhanders are all some of what is taught over the course of the session. Developing the skills to read a particular situation or when to release the puck are all crucial in developing a young hockey players mind. Learn how to shoot and most importantly how to score.

Ages 6-9

  • Fridays (May 1 – June 19) 6:30-7:30pm

Ages 10-13

  • Fridays (May 1 – June 19) 7:30-8:30pm

REP HIGH INTENSITY SKILLS CLINIC (MAX 12 SKATERS) - $309.99 + HST - 8 WEEK SESSION

Led by Mark Penelton, this program is built on the execution of the fundamentals in hockey.  Students will be pushed to skate, pass, shoot and puck handle at a game-like pace in game-like elements.  Students will learn fundamentals for scoring goals and making plays that encourage puck possession and team play.  The pace of this program is very high, which will also develop conditioning and execution under pressure.

Ages 8-10

  • Mondays (April 27 – June 22 *excl. May 18) 7:00-8:00pm

Ages 11+

  • Mondays (April 27 – June 22, *excl. May 18) 8:00-9:00pm

HOUSE LEAGUE HIGH INTENSITY SKILLS CLINIC (MAX 14 SKATERS) - $289.99 + HST - 8 WEEK SESSION

Led by Mark Penelton, this program is built on the execution of the fundamentals in hockey.  The main focus will be on high intensity power skating including game like puck control and deking.  The latter part of this course will cover shooting/passing techniques, puck protection and retrieval techniques.  The pace of this program is very high, which will also develop conditioning and execution under pressure.

Ages 6-7

  • Tuesdays (April 28 – June 16) 6:00-7:00pm

Ages 8-10

  • Mondays (April 27 – June 22) 6:00-7:00pm

POWER SKATING CLINICS (MAX 14 SKATERS)

$289.99(H/L) $309.99(REP) - 8 WEEK SESSION

Oakville Hockey Academy’s Powerskating program is a highly technical skating clinic that emphasizes first-step quickness, reaction skills, lateral movement, controlling the outside and inside edges, explosiveness, power and acceleration.

Ages 6-7 (House League)

  • Tuesdays (April 28 – June 16) 7:00-8:00pm

Ages 9-12 (House League)

  • Tuesdays (April 28 – June 16) 8:00-9:00pm

Ages 8-10 (REP)

  • Tuesdays (April 28 – June 16) 7:00-8:00pm

INTRO TO POWER SKATING CLINICS (MAX 14 SKATERS)

$289.99 - 10 WEEK SESSION

Oakville Hockey Academy’s Intro to Power Skating program is a beginner clinic.  Skaters will learn the skating fundamentals:  forward skating, backward skating, circling and cornering, moving side to side (lateral mobility),  instantaneous stops, quick turns, balance and agility.

Ages 6-9

  • Sundays (April 5 – June 21 *excl. April 12 & May 17 ) 12:00-1:00pm

ADULT SKILLS CLINIC (MAX 12 PLAYERS) $289.99 + HST - 8 WEEK SESSION

Whether you are a beginner, learning to play or a recreational player looking to get ahead of everyone else, this clinic covers all the basics for both men and women.  We teach everything from skating, stride control, edgework, puck control and stick handling, passing, shooting and most importantly confidence.

  • Mondays (April 27 – June 22, *excl. May 18) 9:00-10:00pm
  • Tuesdays (April 28 – June 16) 9:00-10:00pm