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Safeguarding Athletes from Harassment and Abuse

McMaster University and Athlete 365 via Independent


Research demonstrates that harassment and abuse can and does occur in sport, just as it occurs outside of sport. From this course, you will learn through personal insights and first-hand experiences, how to empower solutions that can help keep sport safe for all. You will learn what the signs of harassment and abuse are, why it happens and how can you play a role in safeguarding athletes.


  1. Recognising the signs
  2. Understanding your role
  3. What can organisations do?

Taught by

Margo Mountjoy and Sheldon Kennedy

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  • Ligaya T. Kitane

    Ligaya T. Kitane completed this course and found the course difficulty to be very easy.

    This is a very useful course and is a must for all coaches. Neglect which is usually taken for granted should be of importance as well. Thanks to the authors Ms. Mountjoy and Mr. Kennedy

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