STAR 6-Gold Insider


Timeline Update
September 1, 2019: Skills and Artistic will be fully launched.
November 1, 2019: Freeskate and Dance will be fully launched.

  • Skate Ontario will be offering a STAR 6-Gold Roadshow. More information HERE.
  • Equivalency forms can be found on the Skate Canada Notice Board. STAR 6-Gold Equivalency Chart
  • Skate Canada will be releasing e-learning modules for each discipline. Skills Discipline is now available. Artistic is next! Dance & Freeskate will be available prior to November 1st, 2019.
  • You can get a head start on the new Skills content and familiarize yourself with the STAR 10 dance Cha Cha Congelado, by heading to the Skate Canada e-learning site.
  • Evaluators remain an essential contributor to STAR assessments. Trained STAR 6-Gold Evaluators are needed for all disciplines.  Coaches have the ability to be trained as Coach Assessors in the Skills discipline only.
  • The STAR 6-Gold Content Overview document can be found in the STAR 6-Gold – Resource Guide – Appendices
  • 320 Skate Ontario coaches and evaluators have completed the STAR 6-Gold Introduction module within the first month! Are you on that list?

If not, here’s how you can get a head start on your STAR 6-Gold training.

  1. Login to your members account at Skate Canada here.
  2. Next, click on the “e-learning” tab which will take you to the Skate Canada e-learning site.
  3. Select the “New courses” tab and scroll to “STAR 6 – Gold: Introduction” or “STAR-6-Gold: Skills”.
  4. Click “Enroll” and begin the course.

If you have any questions about the module or how to access it, connect with Skate Canada directly at

STAR 6-Gold- Skills
STAR 6-Gold – Intro (Coach/Official Training module)
STAR 6-Gold- On Ice Skills Seminar
Learning the Cha Cha Congelado (STAR 10A)

Material Resources
*Click the link to access the Materials Store. You will need to sign in to view the selected items. These are direct link once you are logged into the Materials Store.
STAR Assessment Resource Guide: Skills (including Skills exercise patterns)
STAR 6-Gold Training Workbook: Skills
STAR 6-Gold – Resource Guide – Chapter 8 – Artistic
STAR 6-Gold – Resource Guide – Chapter 1 – Overview
STAR 6-Gold – Resource Guide – Chapter 2 – Assessment Coordinator and Logistics
STAR 6-Gold – Resource Guide – Chapter 3 – Principles of Assessment
STAR 6-Gold – Resource Guide – Appendices
Assessment Sheets
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)
Equivalency Chart
Skate Canada Ice Summit – Coach & Evaluator Energizer presentation

Skating Development Video Library (YouTube)
Skating Development Video Library: Skills

Up Next….STAR 6- Gold – Artistic
STAR 6-Gold – Freeskate
STAR 6- Gold – Dance

Material Resources
STAR 6-Gold – Resource Guide – Chapter 4 – Feedback
STAR 6-Gold – Resource Guide – Chapter 6 – Freeskate
STAR 6-Gold – Resource Guide – Chapter 7 – Dance
Dance Patterns

Skating Development Video Library (YouTube)
Standards Videos

*Remember to continue to check in to the Skate Canada Materials Store for printable resources and the Skate Canada Notice Board for updates.

Do you still have questions? Connect directly with the Skate Ontario Club Programs Department.