Free e-learning module - Understanding the Rule of Two

Publication date: 
May 13th, 2022

Free e-learning module - Understanding the Rule of Two

The goal of the Rule of Two is to ensure all interactions and communications are open, observable and justifiable. It is one of three pillars of the Responsible Coaching Movement, along with background screening and ethics training. 

After completing the Understanding the Rule of Two eLearning module, participants will:  

Have a solid understanding of the Rule of Two 

Improve their ability to assess and implement preventive measures 

Be aware of questions to ask to determine their sport organization’s policies 

Applying the Rule of Two in sport environments provides many benefits, including: 

Increasing the safety and security of all participants 

Reducing the risk of an incident of abuse 

Protecting everyone, including coaches and volunteers 

Reducing a sport organization's liability 

Providing additional help if there’s an accident or emergency 

The module takes approximately 20 minutes to complete and coaches certified through the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) can also earn 1 Professional Development point upon completing this eLearning module.