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Earn CALA CECs
 (CALA CECs do not expire)

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Help CALA plan their upcoming events by
sending CALA your wish list.
 CALA continues to offer newly developed workshops based on various factors.
 Previously offered workshops remain available if there is interest.

Dylan Harries, Master Training also offers these
 
workshops
Katherine McKeown, Master Trainer also  offers these
 
workshops
Kristin Murphy,
CALA Trainer also offers these
 workshops

On rare occasions, it is necessary to shift CALA Training dates, times, and topics. Thank you for your kind understanding.

Scheduled Events Independent Study  Train the Trainer

CALA OFFERS CUSTOMIZED Education
 including Hybrid ZOOM + on site training.

Customized Hybrid Private Site Course Training means:
The theory training component would be presented through ZOOM on selected dates and the pool practical training on-site different dates

 

CALA encourages Facilities to establish in-house customized training for their staff.  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, Infused Aqua Yoga, Ai Chi, HydroRider, Healing Waters: Aquatic Post Rehabilitation, Liquid Barre, Aqua Matt. The CALA Vertical Water Training Course is pre-requisite for all specialty certifications.

 

Centre of Excellence

Customized CALA Training will create a Centre of Excellence for your community. You will develop Aquafitness Instructors at a level of professionalism.  Your instructors will be able to offer a wide variety of Aquafitness classes for all levels of abilities that no other facility offers. Your Aquafitness classes will gain a reputation throughout the industry. Participants will brag about the Aquafitness classes and the instructors. Your facility will draw participants who may never have considered Aquafitness before. Because Aquafitness offer the perfect cross training environment. This will draw sports teams to your facility.

 

How can CALA help your community experience the joy of movement?

Our holistic philosophy encourages the mind to discover, the body to move and the spirit to soar. Let's work together to create an amazing, dedicated team of instructors who inspire the community to pursue health and happiness.

 
Scheduled Events Independent Study  Train the Trainer
Conference

Register Now  CALA Lacombe Alberta Conference

Attend LIVE ON-SITE or ON-LINE THROUGH ZOOM

 


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Full Brochure  Registration Form

Proof of Vaccine and masks are not required in the venue

 

NEW LIVE + On Site CONFERENCE
When:  Saturday June 4, 2022 
Where:
Lacombe Kinsmen Aquatic Centre, Lacombe Alberta

CALA Presenters: Charlene Kopansky-CALA Founder and President and Dylan Harries-CALA Master Trainer

OPEN for Registrations  Conference is open to everyone who wants to expand their knowledge about Aquafitness (including your management, participants, personal trainers, sports trainers, medical professionals etc)

 

Exciting ZOOM News

The conference will be made available through ZOOM. If you are unable to attend the conference live, then ZOOM is for you.
Contact CALA to register

You will have 3 months access
to the recordings of the conference

Mask and proof of vaccine not required

Scheduled Live and ZOOM CALA Events

Workshop/Clinic  On Site Live

What: CALA Ultimate Aqua Muscle & Core Workshop
When: Sat, May 28 2022 from 2:30pm-5:30pm EST

Where: Malton Community Centre, Mississauga, ON

Who:  Charlene Kopansky, CALA Founder and President

Credits: 3 CALA CEs,  (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download the registration forms and course details

Workshop/Clinic  On Site Live

What: CALA Older Adult Functional Movement Workshop
When: Sun, May 29 2022 from 3:30pm-6:30pm EST

Where: Clarkson Community Centre, Mississauga, ON

Who:  Charlene Kopansky, CALA Founder and President

Credits: 3 CALA CECs,  (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download the registration forms and course details

  Pre-requisite  Certification On Site Live:

What:  COMBINATION FOUNDATIONS OF VERTICAL WATER TRAINING (VWT) Pre-Requisite COURSE & CALA GROUP AQUAFITNESS SPECIALTY TRAINING & CERTIFICATION COURSE (GAF)  The Charlene Kopansky Method

When: Fri June 24   5pm - 9pm (EST Can & USA)

  Sat June 25  7:30am - 4pm (EST Can & USA)

  Sun June 26 7:30am - 4pm (EST Can & USA)

Where: Peterborough Ontario

Who:  To be announced

Credits:  Earn CECs with canfitpro, BCRPA, SPRA, CFES. If repeating the course earn 8 CALA CECs.  If AFLCA Certified, petition for credits AFLCA CEC Petition Application forms

Download the Registration Form and Course details

Pre-requisite  On Site Live

What: CALA Vertical Water Training (Prerequisite for all CALA Certifications)

When: July 8, 9, 10, 2022

Where: Indigo Aquatics Canada, Niagara Falls

Who:  Charlene Kopansky, CALA Founder and President

Credits: Earn 8 CALA CECs (if this is a refresher course for you). 

Download registration form and course details

  Certification On Site Live
What:
CALA Group Aquafitness Specialty Training & Certification Course

When: August 12, 13, 14, 2022

Where: Indigo Aquatics Canada, Niagara Falls

Who:  Charlene Kopansky, CALA Founder and President

Credits:   Earn 8 CALA CECs if repeating course (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic  ZOOM (on-line)

What: CALA Aqua Kids
When:
Monday August 29, 2022  11:00am-7:30pm EST; (8:00am-4:30pm BC Time)

Where:  ZOOM online

Who:   Katherine McKeown, CALA Master Trainer

Credits:  Earn 8 CALA CECs (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

Certification  On Site Live

What: CALA Healing Waters Program: Aquatic Post Rehab: Aqua Arthritis & Joint Disorders

When:  September 9, 10, 11, 2022

Where: Indigo Aquatics Canada, Niagara Falls

Who:  Charlene Kopansky, CALA Founder and President

Credits:   Earn 8 CALA CECs if repeating course (see registration form for other accreditations)

CALA Founder and President: Charlene Kopansky

Download registration form and course details

Train the Trainer (T4T)

Train the Trainer Pre-screening

Download a copy of the PRE-SCREEN process
Complete and submit the required information by June 1, 2022.
Prerequisite: CALA Aquafit Instructor Certification
CALA is looking to expand their Training and Assessor Teams. CALA is specifically looking for individuals who love to facilitate courses and who understand the holistic philosophy of CALA - integrating the mind thinking, body moving and spirit soaring while promoting the joy of movement in water.
As details become available they will be posted on the CALA Web www.calainc.org , on Facebook, Instagram and twitter.

  Independent Learning linked to a Private Facebook Recording of original live zoom session

Register through CALA 416-751-9823 or email your completed registration form to cala_aqua@mac.com, then email payment by
e-transfer to
cala_aqua@mac.com
cala_aqua@mac.com 

Pre-requisite    Private Facebook Recording   
Independent Learning CALA (VWT) Vertical Water Training Course 

CALA Master Trainer   Katherine McKeown

Credits:  approx. 20 hours 8 CALA CECS refresher course (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

Certification      Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning CALA (GAF) Group Aqua-Fitness Certification Course (English)

Certification GAF - prerequisite Letter of Acceptance to Bypass VWT Course   and CALA membership required

CALA Master Trainer  Katherine McKeown 

Credits: approx. 20 hours 8 CALA CECs  (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

Certification   Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

CALA Aqua Pre and Post Natal Specialty Training & CERTIFICATION

Certification Pre and Post Natal - prerequisite Letter of Acceptance to Bypass VWT Course   and CALA membership required

CALA Master Trainer: Jennie Queen

Credits: approx. 20 hours 8 CALA CECs (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

Certification      Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

CALA Liquid Barre Specialty Training & Certification Course

Certification Liquid Barre - prerequisite Letter of Acceptance to Bypass VWT Course   and CALA membership required

CALA Master Trainer:Dylan Harries

Credits: Approx. 8 hours 8 CALA, (see registration form for other accreditations)
Download registration form and course details

Certification  Complete all 3 workshops & become eligible for Certification in the CALA Aqua Kick Box - Centre of Power Specialty.

Certification Kick Box - prerequisite Letter of Acceptance to Bypass VWT Course   and CALA membership required

 

Workshop/Clinic   Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Aqua Cardio Kick Box with Core - Upper Body Focus - part 1 of certification

SPECIAL NOTE: CALA is offering 3 Aqua Kick Box Workshops
CALA Master Trainer:
Dylan Harries

Credits: Approx. 4 hours 4 CALA CECs (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

 

Workshop/Clinic      Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Aqua Cardio Kick Box with Core- Lower Body Focus - part 2 of certification
CALA Master Trainer: Dylan Harries
Credits: approx. 4 hours 4 CALA, (see registration form for other accreditations)
Download registration form and course details

 

Workshop/Clinic     Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Aqua Kick Box Choreography - part 3 of certification

CALA Master Trainer:   Dylan Harries 

Credits: approx. 4 hours 4 CALA, (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

Certification  Completion of Take Ai Chi parts 1 and 2 to receive Ai Chi  Certification.  Ai Chi - prerequisite Letter of Acceptance to Bypass VWT Course, CALA (GAF) Certification and CALA membership required

 

Workshop/Clinic     Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning
Ai Chi - Part 1 The Dance Of Life (Introduction Clinic)
CALA Master Trainer: Dylan Harries
Credits: approx. 4 hours 4 CALA, (see registration form for other accreditations)
Download registration form and course details

 

Workshop/Clinic Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Ai Chi - Part 2 The Dance of Life Workshop
Pre-requisite:  CALA Ai Chi - Part 1 The Dance of Life

CALA Master Trainer: Dylan Harries

Credits: approx. 3 hours 3 CALA CECs (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

Certification     Private Facebook Recording 
Independent Learning CALA Aqua Infused Yoga Specialty Training & Certification Course (English) - CALA membership required

Prerequisite:  Completion of the CALA Foundations of Vertical Water Training Course OR the Letter of Acceptance to Bypass the CALA VWT Course.

Who:  Karl Notargiovanni   Katherine McKeown Charlene Kopansky

Credits  approx. 20 hours  8 CALA CECs, (see registration form for other accreditations)

Note:  This course will certify you as a CALA Infused Aqua Yoga Specialist not an Aqua Yoga instructor.

Download registration form and course details

Workshops and Clinics: Independent Learning -  Recording of ZOOM sessions

Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Pelvic Floor & Core Foundations - CALA Workshop

CALA Master Trainer: JJennie Queen

Credits: approx. 4 hours 4 CALA CECs, (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic      Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Your Compass to Inspiration - Aqua 360 x 180 Workshop - CALA Workshop

CALA Train Master:  Jennie Queen

Accreditation: approx. 2 hours 2 CALA CECs (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

 Workshop/Clinic   Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

ABS-olutely Core Essentials - CALA Workshop

CALA Master Trainer: Jennie Queen

Credits: approx. 3 hours 3 CALA CECs, (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic   Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Aqua Infused Yoga Workshop - BCRP Conference - CALA Workshop

CALA Founder and President:  Charlene Kopansky

Credits: approx. 1 hour 1 CALA CECs (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Functional Aquatic Training - CALA Workshop

CALA Trainer   Kristin Murphy

Credits: approx. 3 hours 3 CALA CECs, (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Aqua Zen - Updated for Today's World  - CALA Workshop

CALA Master Trainer:  Jennie Queen

Credits: approx. 3 hours 3 CALA CECs, (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Aqua Running (101) - CALA Workshop
CALA Master Trainer: Dylan Harries

Credits: approx. 4 hours 4 CALA CECs, (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic     Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning
Amazon Arms - CALA Workshop
CALA Master Trainer: Jennie Queen
Credits: approx. 3 hours 3 CALA CECs, (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Aqua Beats Create CALA Waves - CALA Workshop

CALA Master Trainer:  Jennie Queen

Credits: approx. 3 hours  3 CALA CECs,(see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Golden Gait - Water Walking  - CALA Workshop
CALA Master Trainer
:
  Katherine McKeown   
Credits: approx. 3 hours 3 CALA, (see registration form for other accreditations)
Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic     Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Aqua Healthy Back - CALA Workshop

CALA Master Trainer: Dylan Harries

Credits: approx. 3 Hours 3 CALA, (see registration form for other accreditations)
Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic     Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Muscle Strength & Endurance with the CALA Tempo Tree  - CALA Workshop

CALA Master Trainer:   Katherine McKeown   

Credits: approx 3 hours 3 CALA CECs. (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic     Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Feast on Form: Increase your CALA IQ - CALA Workshop

CALA Master Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

Credits: Approx. 3 hours 3 CALA CECs. (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic     Private Facebook Recording
Aqua Articulation - CALA Workshop
CALA Master Trainer
:   Katherine McKeown
Credits:
approx. 3 hours 3 CALA CECs. (see registration form for other accreditations)
Download registration form and course details

 Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording
Independent Learning

Changing the Chatter Workshop  - CALA Workshop

CALA Master Trainer Katherine McKeown

Credits: approx. 3 hours: 3 CALA CECs, (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording 

Independent Learning
Integrating Aqua Yoga Poses into Aquafitness Classes
  - CALA Workshop

CALA Master TrainerKatherine McKeown

Credits:  approx. 3 hours  3 CALA CECs, (see registration form for other accreditations)

Download registration form and course details

Help CALA plan their upcoming ZOOM events by sending CALA your wish list. CALA continues to offer newly developed workshops based on various factors. Previously offered workshops remain available if there is interest.

Dylan Harries, Master Training also offers these workshops Katherine McKeown, Master Trainer also  offers these workshops Kristin Murphy, CALA Trainer also offers these workshops