Note: The estimated time to complete this program is 3 hours which can be completed at your own pace and convenience.
THIS PROGRAM IS FOR COACHES, OFFICIALS AND TEAM LEADERS ONLY
To start the training today click the following link: https://skatecanada.respectgroupinc.com
Program Access Instructions:
- If you have an existing Activity Leader certificate, select "Import a Certificate" and follow the prompts.
- If you have an existing profile in any other Respect Group program, select "Register your Profile" and then"Look-Up".
- If this is your first time registering for a Respect Group Program, select "Register your Profile" followed by "Register".
- Complete registration and select "Submit" at the bottom of the page. With successful registration, you will be directed to the Home Page of the program.
- To re-access the program, return to the same URL indicated above and enter the username and password created during registration.
- Respect Group programs run most effectively on traditional PC and MAC computers using any common browser.
- iOS and Android mobile devices may be used with third-party browsers such as the Puffin Browser available via the App Store or the Google Play store. If using mobile devices, it is recommended you connect via wifi and not a cellular connection as the programs are multimedia in nature.
- Numerous Customer Support tools are available for any questions you may have before login as well as within the program. Prior to logging in you will see buttons to retrieve usernames and passwords, and to look up your certificate number. Inside the program, the Help button is available to connect you with a Customer Support Representative.
The Respect Resource Line
In addition to the training, we are also offering a 24/7 resource line for advice on responding to inappropriate behaviour.
In the event you are faced with a situation involving bullying, abuse, harassment, discrimination or any other form of maltreatment and are unsure how to proceed, the Respect Resource line 24/7 is available to assist. This line is not for technical support, but offers assistance and advice on responding to inappropriate behaviour.
This confidential/anonymous resource is intended to assist you in determining the most appropriate course of action to take.
The toll free number is: 1-888-329-4009
“We are so excited to be able to offer this training and resource line. This excellent initiative will guarantee that our coaches, officials and team leaders are given the opportunity to become the very best, well educated activity leaders in our sport.” – Ilan Yampolsky, Safe Sport Director
“Already a Champion of the Responsible Coaching Movement, Skate Canada has demonstrated great leadership within the sport community to ensure athlete safety both on and off the field of play. This agreement with Respect in Sport is another example of what a sport organization can do to assure parents they’re enrolling their children in clubs that have the best standards of care for athletes.” – Lorraine Lafrenière, CEO of the Coaching Association of Canada