Coach Credentialing

Cheer Nova Scotia offers coaches credentialing 3 times per year, aiming for:

  • February

  • May

  • November

It is the gym owner's responsibility to ensure their coaches are credentialed.

Questions? Email:

Registration for the November 2022 credentialing session is now OPEN!

Registration will close on Friday, October 14th, 2022. Once registration has been closed, please check your junk/spam folder in the following days for more details which will be sent from In the meantime, please ensure you start completing all of the course requirements. Making Ethical Decisions should be started immediately after you register (or before!) as this course has manual requirements that are outside our control.

Once you read through the 'Cheer Nova Scotia Coach Credentialing Registration & Information Package' below, you can register here or via the link in the form:

Our next session is tentatively planned for late February 2023.

If you have any questions regarding the credentialing process, please email:

Note: Outside of credentialing sessions, this email is checked infrequently. During credentialing sessions there is a 24-36 hr delay.

Below you can find the most recent information document which includes all of the required info on how to register for credentialing. The document includes NEW requirements as of August 2022. We always update the Information Package when we officially announce Registration is open for the following session. Below there are the 2021-23 IASF Cheer Legality Rules, a Safe Sport video and presentation, and the related study material for the online credentialing test.

NOVEMBER 2022 INFO and REGISTRATION package - Coaches Credentialing

Sideline FAQ
Tumbling Levels 1-4 Study Guide - Oct 2019.pdf
Building Skills Levels 1-4 Study Guide - Oct 2019.pdf
Safe Sport - Cheer NS - Mike Hudson.pptx
2020-01-13 15.09 Safe Sport Meeting (1).mp4