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Posted May 16, 2024
West Ottawa ON: Stittsville and Kanata
Position details and how to apply

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Posted May 14, 2024
Etobicoke ON
Position details and how to apply

Posted April 24, 2024
Ajax -
CALA Part-time Aquafit Instructor
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Posted April 17 2024 Posted April 2024
Jadaco Recreation
2 CALA Aquafit Instructor positions available in Brampton (immediate) and Mississauga (summer)
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Jadaco webpage:  https://www.jadaco.com/about3

Certification Pathway - Get Started

Step 1:

Download How to start your CALA certification journey

Step 2:

  1. Download the CALA Vertical Water (VWT) Course details  and the Letter of Acceptance to Bypass VWT Course  

  2. If you qualify, send completed Letter of Acceptance to Bypass VWT Course form to CALA cala_aqua@mac.com
    If you do not qualify,
    Complete the Pre-requisite VWT Course.  You can do it through Independent Study or On-site live training.

  3. Download the Independent Learning VWT course details and registration form or check the CALA Event Schedule below for On-site (live) available dates

Step 3:

  1. Once your have complete the pre-requisite VWT course were approved to bypass the VWT course:
    CALA Group Aquafitness (GAF) Training and Certification details

  2. Download the Independent Learning GAF course details and registration form or Check the CALA Event Schedule below for On-site (live) available date.

Step 4:
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a copy of the CALA Event Schedule.

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The Kopansky Method - Aquafit Training and Certification

CALA Certified Means Clearly Qualified

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CALA 31st
 Anniversary Conference,

Mississauga ON,
June 8, 2024

Early Bird Rates extended to June 3, 2024

In person (no ZOOM option)
Conference page - details, registration, pictures etc

Brochure and registration form
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8 CALA, canfitpro, 8 BCRPA, 8 SPRA, 8 CFES,8 NSFA, LSS, 8 OFC, YMCA, NBFA
(8 CECs full day, 4 CECs half day)

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Gold Standard in Aquafitness Leadership

If the training you are interested in is not available, please contact CALA at cala_aqua@mac.com to discuss your requirements. 

CALA OFFERS PRIVATE CUSTOMIZED Education including Hybrid ZOOM virtual + on site training.  The agenda for a customized Hybrid Private Site Course includes active theory on ZOOM and active practical application of the theory in a facility pool and studio/classroom.

CALA encourages Facilities to establish in-house customized training for their staff and community members. CALA is able to deliver a wide variety of accredited continuing education workshops and specialty certification programs including, Aqua Personal Training, Aqua Pre-Post Natal, Group Aqua Fitness, Water Running, Aqua Kick  Box, Aqua Infused Yoga, Ai Chi, HydroRider, Healing Waters: Aquatic Post Rehabilitation, Liquid Barré, Aqua Matt and Ai Chi. The CALA Foundations of Vertical Water Training Course (VWT) is the pre-requisite for all specialty certifications.

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