Information for Clubs, Skating Schools, Members, and Parents

In addition to the information available on this page, visit the Skate Canada Info Center  to view information, resources and tools about club and skating school administration, fee information and program delivery.

2019-2020 Club and Skating School Marketing Tools

Bring a Friend Day & Family/Fun Skates

For Parents – What Happens After CanSkate 

Guide to Safe Sport

Helmet Use

Incident Reporting and Guidelines

Insurance Information (FAQ)

Section Clubs and Skating Schools in Good Standing Policy

Section Clubs and Skating Schools in Good Standing (Oct 2019)

Respect in Sport Training Information

Respect in Sport – Activity Leader Training

Deadline for club board members & skating school directors to complete Activity Leader Training: November 15, 2019

Mandatory Statistics Survey – Clubs & Skating Schools

Club Bylaws

Club Bylaw Template (as of Nov 2018)

Clubs are to email their proposed bylaws to the Section Office for review and approval prior to having them approved by the Club Board of Directors and the Club Membership.

Questions regarding club bylaws may be directed to Kelly Havixbeck, Member Services Manager: 

Club & Skating School Music Use

Entandem is a joint venture between Re: Sound and SOCAN, created to simplify music licensing. Clubs and schools are invoiced directly by Skate Canada through annual registration for music use during regular sessions. Additionally, clubs and schools must remit fees directly to Entandem for other events such as ice shows/competitions through their website at All inquiries should be forwarded to Entandem directly at or by phone at 1-866-944-6223.

Club Board Templates

Board Development Program

The Board Development Program focuses on improving governance of nonprofit organizations by offering:

  • Curriculum based training for individuals and groups on topics like Board Roles and Responsibilities, Policy Development and Effective use of Committees
  • Volunteer instructor opportunities
  • Consultation and presentation services

Visit the Alberta Culture and Tourism website to view more information about these programs

Fundraising Ideas

Coach Hiring and Club Management Information

Program Assistant Guidelines

For information on Program Assistant Guidelines click here  (Updated September 2016)