Respect in Soccer
The Respect in Soccer program was introduced in 2011 to provide coaches with invaluable information about coaching and essential approaches around working with youngsters in an appropriately respectful and nurturing coaching environment. RiS is an e-learning program for coaches, trainers, managers and any adult with a supervisory role over youth involved in soccer. It is designed as a tool to assist participants in identifying and dealing with abuse, neglect, harassment and bullying in sport.
The online course costs $30 and the curriculum is broken into six (6), 30 minute modules and includes audio/visual presentations, quizzes and printable handouts. Another beneficial feature of the program is that it does not need to be done all at once; it can be completed at your leisure. All competitive-level coaches must complete the “Respect in Soccer” program. We are hoping that coaches will recognize the long-term value of the program because of the values it promotes and also what it teaches regarding important practical guidelines for youth coaches.
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This e-learning course is approximately 3 hours in length and is geared towards leaders of the game: Coaches, Referees, Managers, etc.
The OSA is pleased to provide this convenient online course for soccer parents. This e-learning course is approximately 1 hour and is designed to reinforce a parent's role in a child's activity.
Make Ethical Decisions
Make Ethical Decisions (MED) is a course that is required for all coaches who take LTPD Coaching Courses.
Coaches are required to attend the mandatory in-class MED course, which runs approximately 3 hours in length. This course is an NCCP course, and will show up on Coaches transcripts on NCCP's "The Locker".
To Search and Register for an MED Course - please click here
To host an MED course within your district of club - please click here
The NCCP Make Ethical Decisions (MED) course completion can can take up to 15 days to appear on a Coach's transcript.
Associations requiring proof of completion can contact the Coaching Association on Ontario (CAO) for temporary proof.
Making Head Way in Soccer
Making Head Way in Soccer is a concussion awareness E-Leaning Module that was created by the Coaches Association of Canada. Making Head Way E-Learning Modules set out to educate coaches, athletes and spectators on concussions.