Safe Sport and Standards for Quality Soccer (SQS) | EMSA Spruce Grove

Respect in Sport

All SGSA Coaches and Team Personal must complete Respect in Sport Activity Leader training. Alberta Soccer has partnered with Respect Group, the creators of the Respect in Sport programs, to provide a discounted rate for the Respect in Sport Activity Leader Program. Respect in Sport is the nationally recognized standard for promoting a safe sporting environment and complies with Canada Soccer’s, Quality Soccer Provider criteria. See Coaching Courses to register

Make Ethical Decisions (MED)

The National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) Make Ethical Decisions Module is a requirement for all coaches within Alberta Soccer Standards for Quality Soccer. This multi-sport module is provided online through the Sport, Physical Activity and Recreation Branch (SPAR), and offered weekly for all coaches. See Coaching Courses to register

SGSA and Canada Soccer Standards for Quality Soccer

Accessibility and Inclusion

  1. SGSA Is committed to providing an accessible, inclusive, and welcoming soccer environment and experience for all participants. Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Policy
  2. SGSA Appreciates diversity and ensures that everyone feels safe and that they belong regardless of ability and background.


We at Spruce Grove Soccer follow the LTPD pathway as described in the links below