Skate Canada Programs

Every Skate Canada skating program complements the others and allows for unrestricted movement and development through the system. All programs are taught by professional coaches certified through the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) and they are offered at member clubs and skating schools across the country.

Learn-to-Skate / Recreational
CanSkate CanSkate is Skate Canada’s flagship learn-to-skate program for beginners of any age that teaches fundamental movements and basic skills.
CanPowerSkate CanPowerSkate focuses on balance, power, agility, speed and endurance skills, all of which are especially important for hockey and ringette players.
Figure Skating
STARSkate STARSkate offers opportunities to develop figure skating skills in four different areas.
CompetitiveSkate CompetitiveSkate incorporates a series of tests and other training opportunities to help competitors with potential to advance.
CollegiateSkate CollegiateSkate offers customized opportunities for high school and university student athletes.
Adult Skating
AdultSkate AdultSkate offers CanSkate, STARSkate and CanPowerSkate programs geared for adults.
Synchronized Skating
SynchroSkate Synchronized skating, or “synchro” is a specialized discipline of skating involving groups of eight or more skaters performing various group formations and maneuvers.