Sport Canada requires that individuals affiliated with a funded organization complete appropriate mandatory training on preventing and addressing harassment and abuse. “Individuals affiliated with the organization” includes an athlete, a coach, an official, an athlete support personnel, an employee, a contractual worker, an administrator or a volunteer acting on behalf of, or representing the recipient in any capacity.
The following Safe Sport training options are currently approved by Sport Canada:
This Safe Sport Training eLearning Module is developed by the Coaching Association of Canada to give you the tools to recognize, prevent and address maltreatment in sport. The 90-minute free eLearning module is available in English and French, works across all platforms and devices, meets accessibility guidelines and is available now in the Locker. Click HERE to learn more.
The Respect in Sport for Activity Leaders Program educates youth leaders, coaches, officials and participants (14-years and up) to recognize, understand and respond to issues of bullying, abuse, harassment and discrimination (BAHD). CLICK HERE to access the Surf Canada Respect in Sport for Activity Leaders Training Program for a reduced fee. For additional support, you can access the Respect Group’s fully bilingual Help desk Support 7 days a week from 6 AM to Midnight MST.