Coaches must be registered and in good standing in order to instruct on Skate Canada club or skating school ice. Details can be found in the Professional Coach Membership Procedure in the Info Centre.
Clubs and skating schools can confirm whether a coach is registered in good standing through the Membership Site's coach directory found under Coach Eligibility.
Coaches Who Wish to Compete
In order for a registered coach to compete, he/she must also be enrolled as a registrant with Skate Canada through a club or skating school.
Note that a registered Skate Canada Professional Coach is eligible to try Skate Canada tests without having to register as a registrant.
Clubs and skating schools can request to register a coach as a registrant by contacting email@example.com.
Coaches Who Wish to Serve on a Club's Board of Directors
In order for a registered coach to serve on a club board, he/she does NOT need to be enrolled as a registrant with Skate Canada.
Note that ALL club board members must be reported to Skate Canada (see Reporting Your Organization's Groups).
Coaches Who Wish to Officiate
In order for a registered coach to officiate, he/she does NOT need to be enrolled as a registrant with Skate Canada.