Training You Can Use Right Now

From grant writing to social media, or volunteer development to coaching clinics, we make your training needs happen. Workshop topics change every year and are selected to match the needs of our communities and their residents. Its training you can use right now.

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Most workshops are being offered FREE until the District returns to in-person programming.

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The South West District believes that all people contribute to the diversity and richness of community culture, recreation and sport. Everyone is welcome and supported.

Using Volunteering to Re-Engage
´╗┐Community Post-Pandemic
August 11, 2021
10:30 to 11:45 AM
Volunteering has been long recognized as an effective tool for building community. This 75 minute webinar will share ideas and allow attendees to brainstorm how they might use volunteers to re-engage their communities as we move past the pandemic.
Join Lara Schroeder from Spark Solutions for an engaging discussion on Using Volunteering to Re-Engage Community Post-Pandemic.
Deadline to register is Monday, August 9 at NOON.
Questions? Contact Brennen at

Sport Medicine and Science AUGUST Workshop
Mental Performance - Energy Management

Wednesday, August 18
12:15-1:00 PM, or 7:00-8:00 PM

Mental Performance - Energy Management
A workshop educating on attention, emotional, and arousal control to deal with nerves or stress. Facilitated by: Lisa Hoffart, Mental Trainer.

There will be time following each workshop for Q/A. Workshops are FREE.

Did you know? The workshop is open to participants from any sector. Whether culture, recreation, sport, or just interested, everyone is welcome and supported.


Part of a monthly Sport Medicine Science Council of Saskatchewan on-line learning series. Watch for a new workshop each month.
Deadline to register is Monday, August 16 at NOON.
Questions? Contact Brennen at, or 306-693-7304.

Click a link above for a PDF poster to print, share, or just for your own reference.


NCCP Make Ethical Decisions Self-Study
3 Dates to Choose
Reimbursement for SW Residents

Great training opportunity for coaches, and people who are interested in becoming coaches, in the southwest.

The South West District will reimburse the $50 cost of the Make Ethical Decisions workshop following successful completion of the MED module and the online evaluation. Reimbursement available to residents of  South West District member communities.

Please use this link to REGISTER:

The National Coaching Certification (NCCP) offers coaches the opportunity for training and evaluation in ethical decision-making through the NCCP Make Ethical Decisions training, and online evaluation.

The NCCP Make Ethical Decisions module is a cornerstone of the NCCP and leaves coaches with no doubt as to what to do in challenging situations. By successfully completing the NCCP Make Ethical Decisions training, coaches will be fully equipped to handle ethical situations with confidence and surety.

The training helps coaches identify the legal, ethical, and moral implications of difficult situations that present themselves in the world of team and individual sport.

After you have taken the module, you have free access to the NCCP Make Ethical Decisions online evaluation. Successful completion of the evaluation is necessary for coach certification in any NCCP program.

The MED module is being offered online during August. You can pick any one of the following dates: August 11, or, August 17, or August 31. All modules run 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM.

Questions? Contact any of our offices for more information.

Please use this link to REGISTER:

Grant Writing and Sponsorship Development
VIRTUAL Workshops
Grant Writing on Tuesday, August 24
Learn the 8 essential tools to help write a strong grant application and keep all your research organized. 
Sponsorship Development on Thursday, August 26
Learn to develop sponsorship opportunities, a strong sponsorship proposal, how to identify sponsors, and how to build sponsorship relationships.

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