Safe Sport

Coaching Program

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Program Operations Manual (.pdf)

The program's Operations Manual contains all major policies and procedures pertaining to the delivery of the program, finances, management and future direction.  Please refer to it with any initial questions you may have about the program.

Responsible Coaching Movement (.pdf)

This document outlines Canada Snowboard's plan for implementation of the CAC's National Responsible Coaching Movement guidelines.

Quick link policy sheets:


1. Coach Certification Minimum Standards Document (.pdf)
Coach Certification Minimum Standards for coaching at Snowboard Competitions/Events.    The goal of this policy is to ensure those working with athletes at events are appropriately trained based on the LTAD stage of the athletes attending the event.  The policy has been designed to give coaches an opportunity to receive the necessary training to work at all levels of events through the multi year roll out of requirements.  

2. Reinstatement Policy (.pdf)

3. Temporary License Guidelines (.pdf) 

4. Coaches entering directly into the CSCP Comp Dev Steam (.pdf)

5. International Coach Certification Transfer  (.pdf)

6.  Coaches Scope of Practice (.pdf)

7. Criminal Record Check Policy

These document outlines what coaches are covered to coach at each context as well as Air Bag & Water Ramp use guidelines.