Respect in Sport

Respect in Sport for Activity Leaders ManitobaSport Manitoba believes in being proactive in ensuring sport in our province is safe and welcoming for all participants. Respect in Sport (RiS) helps us promote those values through a simple and convenient online training course for coaches and sport leaders. It is designed as a tool to assist coaches in identifying and dealing with abuse, neglect, harassment, and bullying in sport.

RiS is a required online training program for all coaches registered with a Provincial Sport Organization in Manitoba...learn more about RiS. Sport Manitoba recently launched mandatory recertification for coaches every five years...learn more about recertification.

Recertify Now to Win!

Recertify before January 31, 2017 and be entered to win a fantastic night out provided by Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries. The prize package will consist of:

  • Transportation to and from a Winnipeg Jets home game (within city limits – outside city limits will include a stay at a downtown hotel)
  • Four (4) tickets to the Winnipeg Jets home game on February 10th against the Chicago Blackhawks– P1 seating
  • $200 MTS Centre food & beverage gift card

Click on here to be taken to the Respect in Sport Coach/Activity Leader Online Course

Take Respect in Sport Manitoba Course

Recertification FAQ

In the spring of 2016 Sport Manitoba proudly announced mandatory RiS recertification (every five years) for coaches in Manitoba. We were the first province to make the RiS program mandatory and we are equally proud to be the first to make recertification mandatory. Do you have questions about RiS..we have answers. Explore our frequently asked questions.

Find Your RiS Certification Number

Are you looking for your certification number?  Find it here *Hint: important date is your birthday.

RiS Technical Support Line

To contact the Helpdesk by phone: 1-866-945-9906
To contact the Helpdesk by email: rgihelp@respectgroupinc.com
For Questions of a non-technical nature, please contact: info@respectgroupinc.com

"Get the Help" Support Line for Coaches, Parents and Athletes


Our commitment to ensuring that sport in Manitoba is a safe and welcoming experience for all includes providing coaches, parents, officials and sport organizations with a tremendous line of support. For any suspected incidents of abuse, harassment, bullying and hazing, call this number! For support, consultation, referral or resources please call toll free 1-877-737-9875 or email gethelp@changeofseasons.ca 

Respect in Sport Parent Program

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Are you looking for the Respect in Sport parent program?  Click here

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