Licensed Equine Canada English Level 2 Coach, Gold

Coaching From The Ground Up

Hunter and Show Jumpers - Basic Dressage - Natural Horsemanship


Coaches | Parents

Respect in Sport is an engaging 2.5 hour training online course which provides education for both coaches and parents in recognition, understanding and responding to the issues of abuse, bullying and harassment in sport of all levels: recreational, competitive, and elite.

This innovative and instructional design provides an online training experience that is simple and easy to use. The curriculum is endorsed by the internationally acclaimed RespectED organization. (division of Canadian Red Cross).

The course modules cover:
  • Educate coaches and youth leaders in recognising, understanding and responding to issues of abuse, bullying and harassment
  • Empower parent’s to ensure their child’s safety, encourages positive and effective communication at the barn, competitions, with officials, show management, coaches and piers.
  • Providing fundamental training tools which enable all coaches and youth leaders to become better role models for the young athletes in their care

A certificate is issued upon completion. Respect In Sport has been adopted by several provincial and national sports in Canada, and these certificates are transferable among sports offering these same programs.

This program has been accepted by Horse Council BC for credit towards EC Coaching Professional Development Points.

Cost: Coach/Activity Leader program is $30/person and the Parent Program is $12/person.

New Users

  • For Coaches click on:
  • For Parents click on:
  • Fill in a user name and password and click “Register a new user”
  • Fill in registration page and click submit
  • Payment page is set up with Pay Pal
  • Once registration and payment is complete you will be taken directly to the main page of the course curriculum.
  • Click on English, then program content to begin!

Time Commitment: The course will take an estimated 2.5 hours. Users are able to go back to the program where they left off providing the convenience to complete the course on your own time.

Handouts: Access to additional information, links and resources can be printed from the site.

Access: Once completed you will have access to the modules and handouts for 3 years

Feel free to contact me with any questions. 250 361-5465
Thank you for registering and I look forward to your participation ~ Sonja Seyfort