Respect in Sport for Activity Leaders Training

AthletesCAN and Respect Group are pleased to offer Respect and Sport for Activity Leaders training to senior national team athletes in Canada. This partnership will provide AthletesCAN members with access to free education to recognize, understand and respond to issues of bullying, abuse, harassment and discrimination and to help athletes create a safe, healthy and healthy environment. respectful.

Training will be available to senior national team athletes from over 60 sports. Eligible athletes must be members of AthletesCAN to access training. National Sport Organizations will be able to track program completion by their members through an online portal supported by Respect Group to ensure compliance.

If you are a senior national team athlete and have not received an email providing access to Respect and Sport for Activity Leaders training, please send an email to [email protected].


The topics covered by the Respect in Sport for Activity Leaders Program include but are not limited to:

- Power Dynamics
- Legal Responsibility and “Duty of Care”
- Hazing
- Physical Development
- Preventing Bullying, Abuse, Harassment and Discrimination (BAHD)
- Mental Health Outcomes Due to BAHD Behaviours
- Concussion and Injury Management
- Positive Emotions


  1. Beome a member of AthletesCAN here.
  2. Proceed to the Respect Group Portal here.
  3. Read the instructions and enter the code received by email.
  4. Learn away! 

What if I need support?
We understand the subject matter of this training may be difficult. If at any time you are feeling in need of support please click here to access our list of support resources.

Technical Difficulties:
If you experience technical issues at anytime during the training contact: 
[email protected]
FAQ / Live Chat 

Learn more about AthletesCAN’s Safe Sport initiatives

For more information, please contact:

Georgina Truman
Manager, Athlete Relations and Operations
[email protected]

Nathalie Muller
Director - Client Relations
Respect Group
[email protected]