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COVID-19 Updates and Resources


Skate Alberta Updates

COVID-19 Update

More updates from our Section can be found here:

Skate Canada: Alberta - NWT/Nunavut Return to Play Update – July 3, 2020

Dear Section Clubs, Skating Schools, Coaches and Officials

To continue to provide support to our clubs and skating schools getting back on the ice, the Section has developed a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) which will continue to be updated periodically during this return to skating transition and available on the Section’s dedicated webpage .

We know that people are anxious to move into Phase 2 and resume other programming.  The advisory group has been reviewing the Skate Canada COVID Delivery Standards and Requirements and developing the Phase 2 protocols to align with them.  We expect to distribute the approved Phase 2 protocols by mid-week, next week.  Please see the attached update for additional information.

On behalf of the Section, thank you to everyone for their patience and we are excited to see you getting back on the ice….as of today we have 20 clubs and skating schools that have resumed activities or will be starting next week!

We continue to encourage everyone to collaborate – boards, volunteers and coaching teams – to work together more than ever to ensure a safe environment for everyone returning to enjoy our sport.


Skate Canada: Alberta - NWT/Nunavut Return to Play Protocols – PHASE 1
Version 1.2 – June 11, 2020

Clubs and skating schools shall limit programming in Phase 1 as follows:

• STARSkate (recreational competitive stream), Power Skating (Advanced
Stage of Development), Competitive and Adult skaters only at this time

• CanSkate (learn to skate), Power Skating (Early / Moderate Stages of
Development), Inclusive Skating and any Junior Academy-type
programming should not be taking place during Phase 1

No events (carnivals, fun meets competitions, simulations, assessment days) will
be sanctioned during Phase 1

Skate Canada: Alberta-NWT/Nunavut will communicate in subsequent Versions
of these Protocols updated information as it becomes available or as we move
into Phase 2 of Return to Skating.




Skate Canada Assumption of Risk Waiver

Health Screening Questionnaire

OSC Response Plan

Coach/Volunteer Checklist

Skater Checklist

Volunteer Duties



First Aid