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What Is Learn-to-Play Hockey?Learn-to-Play Hockey is an instructional level youth hockey program, designed to give kids ages 5-14 the necessary skills needed to eventually play in the Salt Lake County Youth Hockey League program. Participation in the Learn-to-Play program is generally required prior to entering the Salt Lake County Youth Hockey League program.
When Is Learn-to-Play Hockey?Each Salt Lake County ice facility runs its own Learn-to-Play program. The program schedule and pricing structure varies from one facility to the next. Please visit one of the ice center sites below, or contact their hockey program coordinator for more information:
Acord Ice Center (West Valley City)
Chris Billeter (385) 468-1970
County Ice Center (Murray)
Alan Canfield (385) 468-1655
Salt Lake City Sports Complex (Salt Lake City)
Shannon Schmidt (385) 468-1918
Do I need to know how to ice skate to participate?Basic ice skating skills are required for participation in this program. All beginning level skaters should attend at least one semester of the Learn-to-Skate program before signing up for Learn-to-Play Hockey.
What equipment is required for participation?Basic hockey equipment is required for participation in the Learn-to-Play program. This includes hockey skates, helmet/mask, shin guards, elbow pads, hockey gloves, and a hockey stick. The skates and helmet are included in the program fee. The remaining equipment is available for purchase as a discounted package through each ice center's pro shop or at any local hockey shop.
Acord Ice Center Learn-to-Play Program
County Ice Center Learn-to-Play Program
Salt Lake Sports Center Learn-to-Play Program