Atoms

Ice hockey for kids aged 8-11

Atoms ice hockey program

The Atoms Program is one of Cockburn Ice Arena’s exciting new hockey programs and is aimed at skaters aged 11 and under.

Atoms is progressive, and made up of 3 components: Skate the Game, Small Area Games and Skills Sessions. Your child will enjoy a variety of fun games which incorporate core ice hockey concepts and elements. Their experience on the ice is enhanced with a team of friendly and experienced coaches who will provide instruction, guidance, inspire creativity and most importantly, provide positive encouragement.

The progression of the Atom

1. LEARN TO SKATE

The very first step in your ice hockey journey is learning how to ice skate. A pass in NOVICE 1 here needs to be obtained before moving onto Skate the Game.

More about Learn to Skate…

2. SKATE THE GAME

Skate the Game is aimed at beginners, and focuses on skating techniques specific to ice hockey. It consists of 6 levels. A pass in SKATE 2 will allow the player to enrol in Small Area Games, while full completion of all 6 levels of Skate the Game are required for Skills Sessions. More…

Requirements

Pass in NOVICE 1 Learn to Skate.

3. SMALL AREA GAMES

Small Area Games, also known as SAGs, give the kids an opportunity to put their skills into practice in a game environment. SAGs have been proven to ensure a lot more touches of the puck, and a much faster learning curve compared to full ice games. More…

Requirements
Pass in SKATE 2 Skate the Game.

4. SKILLS SESSIONS

Aimed at club style training, Skills Sessions will ready the player for game and training situations in a club setting. More…

Requirements
Full completion of Skate the Game.

Skate the Game for Atoms

TERM 4   6 October 16 December 2018
Online enrolments are now closed for Term 4

REQUIREMENTS

Must have passed NOVICE 1 in Learn to Skate.
Atoms is for children aged 8-11.
For children under 8 check out our Little Tackers program.
For children aged 12+ and adults check out our Skate the Game program.

REQUIRED EQUIPMENT

The following is compulsory for Skate the Game:

  • hockey skates
  • stick
  • shin guards
  • helmet
  • knitted gloves or hockey gloves
  • neck guard

WHAT’S INCLUDED

  • 10 x 60 minute weekly lessons
  • admission to the rink
  • free entry to the Stick ‘n’ Puck session
    on Thursdays at 3:45pm for the entire term
  • unlimited access to general sessions
    for the entire term

LESSON DAYS

Choose one day from the following:

Monday 5:45pm – 6:45pm
Wednesday 4pm – 5pm
Saturday 12:15pm – 1:15pm

EARLYBIRD PRICE

Enrol on or before 23 September and pay only

$ 249
for 10 weeks of lessons!

Regular price of $279 applies to all enrolments taken from 24 September onwards.

Atoms Small Area Games

TERM 4   6 October – 16 December 2018
Online enrolments are now closed for Term 4

REQUIREMENTS

Must have passed SKATE 2 in Skate the Game.

REQUIRED EQUIPMENT

Full gear is required for Small Area games:

  • hockey skates
  • stick
  • shin guards
  • helmet
  • shoulders
  • elbows
  • hockey pants
  • hockey gloves
  • neck guard
  • cup

SMALL AREA GAME DAYS

Small Area Games are played on:

Sunday 9:30am – 11am

EARLYBIRD PRICE

Enrol on or before 23 September and pay only
$ 349
for 10 weeks of Small Area Games!

Regular price of $379 applies to all enrolments taken from 24 September onwards.

Small Area Games + Skate the Game

Continuing on with Skate the Game while doing Small Area Games? If you are doing both programs, pay only $125 for Skate the Game.

Small Area Games + Skills Sessions

Interested in Skills Sessions in addition to Small Area Games? If you are doing both programs, pay only $125 for Skills Sessions. This option is only available for those who have fully completed Skate the Game.

Atoms Skills Sessions

TERM 4   6 October – 16 December 2018
Online enrolments are now closed for Term 4

REQUIREMENTS

Must have fully completed Skate the Game

REQUIRED EQUIPMENT

Full gear is required for Small Area games:

  • hockey skates
  • stick
  • shin guards
  • helmet
  • shoulders
  • elbows
  • hockey pants
  • hockey gloves
  • neck guard
  • cup

SKILLS SESSION DAYS

Skills Sessions take place on: 

Wednesday 5:15pm – 6:15pm

EARLYBIRD PRICE

Enrol on or before 23 September and pay only
$ 249
for 10 weeks of Skills Sessions!

Regular price of $279 applies to all enrolments taken from 24 September onwards.

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WHERE WE ARE

401 Progress Drive
Bibra Lake WA, 6163

CONTACT US

08 9411 0300

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