Hockey Canada and Hockey Nova Scotia require Criminal Record Checks and courses for all bench staff, managers, safety reps etc.
The current requirments are here on Hockey Nova Scotia's website: https://hockeynovascotia.ca/coach/coaching-requirements
To sign up for Hockey Canada courses go here: https://register.hockeycanada.ca/clinics
Respect in Sport Course is free with Blizzard's access code. Get the code by emailing email@example.com
The link for the course is here: https://hns.respectgroupinc.com
Criminal Record Checks are usually done in October/November with special sessions for Blizzard teams. Individuals can also make an appointment at police headquarters.