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Phase 2 Protocols – revised and effective as of September 14, 2020

Phase 2 Playbook
All templates, forms, waivers, etc that are detailed within the Playbook are provided as stand alone documents below under forms and templates.

Forms & Templates

Return to Skating – FAQ (Posted July 3, 2020)

Protocol Checklist and Acknowledgment of Phase 2 Protocol Compliance Form (updated July 9, 2020)    
Submit form to:

Club and Skating School Phase 2 Protocol Checklist and Acknowledgment Form – Addendum
Note: This form is to be used by clubs/skating schools that have already submitted the Phase 1 checklist and acknowledgment form and already been approved to resume Phase 1 programming

Skate Canada Assumption of Risk and Waiver – REVISED
Note: when completing the 3rd page of the waiver, the individual is to specify their participation in Skate Canada program(s) Examples: CanSkate, STARSkate, CanPowerSkate, etc.

Risk Assessment and Mitigation Checklist Tool
Health Screening Questionnaire (Updated October 9, 2020)
Contact Tracing Log
Facility Cleaning Plan Template
Skating Relaunch Plan Template
COVID-19 Illness Policy Template
COVID-19 Outbreak Procedure Template
Skater Checklist Template
Staff, Coach, Volunteer Checklist Template
Signage, Posters and Information Sheet
Club Template Sign

Covid-19 – Resources

Alberta Relaunch Strategy
Guidance for Organized Outdoor Sport, Physical Activity and Recreation
Guidance for Outdoor Recreation
AHS Online Assessment Tool
Information for Non Health Care Workers: How to Volunteer Safely
COVID-19: Support for Non-Profit/Voluntary Sector – Fact Sheet
Alberta Recommendation for Mass Gatherings
Poster: Covid-19 Help Prevent the Spread

Return to Skating Town Hall Recordings

June 13, 2020:  Return to Play – Town Hall (Recording)

September 17, 2020:  Return to Skating – Town Hall #2 (Recording)
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PDF document: September 17 Town Hall Return to Play Presentation

Covid-19 & Return to Skating – Member Communication Updates

September 30, 2020: STARSkate Invitational Event Update (AB/NWT/NUN)

September 24, 2020:  2020-2021 Events Update (AB/NWT/NUN)

September 14 2020: Phase 2 Revised Protocols

August 25, 2020: COVID-19 Impact to Events – 2020 Fall Invitational

July 3, 2020:  Return to Play Member Update

June 12 Communication: Return to Play Protocols and Playbook Update

June 9, 2020:  Return to Play Member Update & Town Hall

June 2, 2020 Member Update, Return to Skating
Early Relaunch Proposal, Return to Skating
Dr. Marni Wesner Support Letter (Early Relaunch Proposal)

May 11, 2020: Return to Sport Update (Section)

May 11, 2020: Skate Canada Sanction Suspensions Lifted (with limitations)

April 24, 2020: COVID 19 Impact to Wild Rose Competition & National Summer Series Events

April 7, 2020:  Section Annual General Meeting Change of Date and Format

March 27, 2020: COVID-19 Impact to Annual General Meeting and Elections

March 18, 2020 Skate Canada Update: Suspension of all Sanctioned Activities. Resources & FAQ also available

March 17, 2020 Covid-19 Section Update

March 15, 2020 Covid-19 Section Update and Event Cancellation of Sunsational Invitational

March 14, 2020 COVID-19 Section Update

March 13, 2020, 3:00pm Skate Canada National Update

March 12, 2020 Covid-19 Section Update and Event Cancellations of Carstairs Synchro Invitational and STARSkate & Adult Championships