Background Check

Destination Imagination provides educational experiences where team members can thrive, learn, and have fun in a safe and caring environment. Please review our Youth Protection Policy to learn more

ALL Team Managers are required to do a Vulnerable Sector Background Check before they work with children. Teams will NOT receive their Central Challenge Package until the Background Check has been completed successfully. If you have already conducted a Vulnerable Sector Background Check within the past 6 months, please send kim@diontario.org an email with a scanned copy of your report. 

There are 2 ways for you to complete a

Vulnerable Sector Background Check

Purchase a Sterling Background Check through Global Destination Imagination 

  • Cost $40 US

  • Completely integrated with the registration system - no need to coordinate with DIOntario 

  • Quick Turnaround

  • Will require a trip to the Post Office for identity verification

Conduct a Vulnerable Sector Background Check with your local Police Services

  • Cost varies from $15-$40 CAN

  • Not integrated with the registration system - coordinate with DIOntario to provide proof of completiton 

  • Turnaround time varies - check with your local Police Services

  • Most can be done completely on-line - check with your local Police Services

Please do not hesitate to reach out with your questions about either process. We are here to support you in any way that we can. And while you are waiting for your Background Check to be processed, we can offer resources to help you get organized for the new season!