Attention Coaches

Summer is a great time to get ready for the 2022-2023 registration year (available August 17).  Log into the Skate Canada Membership Site and click on Coaching, which will display your Coach Dashboard.  Ensure all requirements within the Coach Dashboard will be met by verifying that all expiry dates are far enough in the future.  […]

Reminder: Club and Skating School Music Use (Entandem)

Clubs and schools may receive a remittance request directly from Entandem.  Clubs and schools may disregard the remittance request for regular program sessions. Skate Canada has negotiated reduced rates for all Skate Canada Clubs and Skating Schools for music use during regular sessions.  Clubs and schools are invoiced directly by Skate Canada through annual registration, which Skate Canada remits to […]

Mid-Season Checklist!

The 2021-2022 skating season is well underway for most Skate Canada clubs and schools and it’s a good time to check that you have not missed any important steps or procedures.   Is your club registered with Skate Canada?   This step is critical to ensure you are eligible to run Skate Canada programs, you are covered by […]

NCCP Deadlines during COVID – Update

Due to the continuing challenges COVID-19 is presenting, all deadlines associated with NCCP certifications for CanSkate, CanPowerSkate and Regional have been extended until December 31, 2021 for those who are unable to access ice or skaters to complete their portfolio requirements.   Certified Portfolios Submissions will continue to be accepted during COVID through the eLearning […]

First Aid Expiry during COVID – Update

To accommodate the various phased-in approaches across the country, Skate Canada is providing a further extension for coaches to update their first aid requirements. Coaches whose first aid certificates expired during COVID-19 (after March 2020) will have an extension period until June 30, 2021 to update Skate Canada with a valid first aid certificate. Extension […]

Coach Eligibility Tool

Coaches must be in good standing prior to instructing at a club or skating school. All club and skating school administrators have access to the Coach Eligibility Tool through the Membership Site.  In addition to the Coach Eligibility Tool, a coach’s NCCP status must be verified by following the onscreen instructions from the coach eligibility screen. From the […]