2017

Workshops & Conferences accredited by CALA, canfitpro, AFLCA, BCRPA, SPRA, OFC, CFES

CALA Courses are also canfitpro accredited * 4FIS, 4PTS, 4OAS

Unless indicated otherwise register through CALA cala_aqua@mac.com OR 1-888-751-9823

http://www.calainc.org/Upcoming/upcoming.htm CRPA

2017

Event

Location

Date & Time

CALA Trainer

Combined Vertical Water Training Pre-Requisite + Group Aquafitness Specialty Training & Certification
*** Option to register for VWT or GAF course only. Contact CALA for details
Ottawa, ON
Pinecrest Recreation Complex
Sat July 8, 9am- 6pm
Sun July 9, 9am- 6pm
Sat July 15, 9am- 6pm
Sun July 16, 9am- 6pm

Trainers: Narelle Hamill & Jennie Queen

 

Registration form:pdf

Foundations of Vertical Water Training Pre-Requisite Course only Ottawa, ON
Pinecrest Recreation Complex
Sat July 8, 9am- 6pm
Sun July 9, 9am- 6pm
Trainers: Narelle Hamill & Jennie Queen
Group Aquafitness Specialty Training & Certification Course * You must have completed the VWT Bypass or Course before registering for this Specialty Ottawa, ON Pinecrest Recreation Complex Sat July 15, 9am- 6pm Sun July 16, 9am- 6pm Trainers: Narelle Hamill & Jennie Queen
Two CALA Events
• CALA Foundations of Vertical Water Training: Fast Track Course
• Introduction to GlideFit Mat Clinic
Tumbler Ridge, BC
Tumbler Ridge Aquatic Centre
Tues July 25, 8:30am-5:30pm
and
Wed July 26, 8:30am-5:30pm

CALA Trainer:
Charlene Kopansky.

Register through CALA

 

Register VWT: pdf

Register GlideFit Mat: pdf

CALA Workshop:
Aqua Yoga
Designed for Chest Deep Recreational Pool Temperature or Warm Water
Kelowna, BC
Parkinson Recreation Centre
Wed July 26, 5:00pm – 8:00pm

CALA Trainer:
Jane Jones

Register through CALA

 

Registration form:pdf

2 8-Hour CALA Clinics :

1) Intro To Group-Aqua Fitness Clinic
2) Intro to HydroRider Clinic

Barrhead, AB
Barrhead Regional Aquatic Centre
Sat July 29, 9am-6pm
Sun July 30, 8:30am-5:30pm

CALA Trainer:
Charlene Kopansky.

Register through CALA

 

Registration form:pdf

Foundations of Vertical Water Training Pre-Requisite Course

Whitehorse, YK

Canada Games Centre

Fri Aug 4 4pm-8pm

Sat Aug 5 8am-5pm

Sun Aug 6 8am-5pm

Mon Aug 7 11am-4pm

CALA Trainer Charlene Kopansky

 

Registration form:pdf

CALA Workshop: Oh My Aching Body - Gentle Aqua-fitness for Warm/Shallow Water

Whitehorse, YK

Canada Games Centre

Tues Aug 8 11am-3pm

CALA Presenter
Charlene Kopansky

 

Registration form:pdf

CALA Workshop: Simultaneous Chest Deep and Deep Water

Whitehorse, YK

Canada Games Centre

Wed Aug 9 11am-3pm

CALA Presenter
Charlene Kopansky

 

Registration form:pdf

CALA Workshop: How to Structure Workouts for Cardio & MSE Intervals in Cold Water Pools

Whitehorse, YK

Canada Games Centre

Thurs Aug 10 11am-3pm

CALA Presenter
Charlene Kopansk

 

Registration form:pdf

Group Aquafitness Specialty Training & Certification

Course

* You must have completed the VWT Bypass or Course before registering for this Specialty

Whitehorse, YK

Canada Games Centre

Fri Aug 11 4pm-8pm

Sat Aug 12 8am-5pm

Sun Aug 13 8am-5pm

CALA Trainer
Charlene Kopansky

 

 

Registration form:pdf

CALA Workshops:
1) Bounce, Anchor & Propel Your Body
2) Just a Minute : Cardio Abdominal Combination
Chilliwack, BC
Chilliwack Landing Leisure Centre
Sun Aug 13, 10am-7pm

CALA Presenter
Deb Cole

Register through CALA

 

Registration form:pdf

Open Book Theory exam writing for VWT, HW, HRider, Water Running & Practical Assessment

Mississauga, ON

Malton Community Centre

Sun Aug 20, 2017
12:30-3:30PM
GAF Practicals 3PM-6PM & HW 4:15PM-6PM

CALA Assessor
Marni Hill and Dale Douglas

Book through CALA

Group Aquafitness Specialty Training & Certification Course Peterborough, ON
Peterborough Sport and Wellness Cente
August 25, 4pm - 9:30pm
August 26, 12pm - 8:30pm
August 27, 8am – 4:00pm

Registration through CALA

 

Registration form:pdf

Foundations of Vertical Water Training Pre-Requisite Course – FAST TRACK Mississauga, ON Meadowvale Community Centre September 9th, 2017
TIME TBC

Online registration through City of Mississauga
Bar Code: TBC

Combined Vertical Water Training Pre-Requisite + Group Aquafitness Specialty Training & Certification Comox, BC Wed Aug 28, 8:30am- 4:30pm
Thurs Aug 29, 8:30am- 4:30pm
Fri Aug 30, 8:30am- 4:30pm
Sat Aug 31, 8:30am- 4:30pm
Sun Sept 1, 8:30am- 4:30pm

CALA Trainer: Regan Jamieson

 

Online registration through Comox Regional District

 

Registration form:pdf

CALA One Day Conference

Mississauga, ON

Clarkson Community Centre

Sun Sept 17, 2017 Team of Presenters
Combined Vertical Water Training Pre-Requisite + Group Aquafitness Specialty Training & Certification *** Option to register for VWT or GAF course only. Contact CALA for details See below Ottawa, ON Walter Baker Community Centre

Mon Sept 18, 5pm- 9:30pm

Mon Sept 25, 5pm- 9:30pm

Mon Oct 2, 5pm- 9:30pm

Mon Oct 16, 5pm- 9:30pm

Mon Oct 23, 5pm- 9:30pm

Mon Oct 30, 5pm- 9:30pm

Mon Nov 6, 5pm- 9:30pm

Mon Nov 13, 5pm- 9:30pm

Trainers: Jill Young

 

Registration form:pdf

Foundations of Vertical Water Training Pre-Requisite Course Ottawa, ON Walter Baker Community Centre

Mon Sept 18, 5pm- 9:30pm

Mon Sept 25, 5pm- 9:30pm

Mon Oct 2, 5pm- 9:30pm

Mon Oct 16, 5pm- 9:30pm

Trainers: Jill Young
Group Aquafitness Specialty Training & Certification Course * You must have completed the VWT Bypass or Course before registering for this Specialty Ottawa, ON Walter Baker Community Centre

Mon Oct 23, 5pm- 9:30pm

Mon Oct 30, 5pm- 9:30pm

Mon Nov 6, 5pm- 9:30pm

Mon Nov 13, 5pm- 9:30pm

Trainers: Jill Young
TOPIC TO BE CONFIRMED Simcoe, ON Annalise Carr Aquatic Centre Sat Oct 21, 2017 2pm – 6pm 4 CALA CECs Presenter: TBA
CALA Specialty Workshop/Clinic Topic to be confirmed Ottawa, ON St-Laurent Recreation Complex Sat Oct 21, 2017 12pm-9pm 8 CALA CECs Presenter: TBA
CALA Workshop : Yeah. That's How We Move! Kingston, ON
Kingston YMCA Wright Crescent

Sat October 21, 2017
Time TBC

4 CALA CECs

Presenter: Lesa Ray
CALA Workshop Topic to be confirmed Ottawa, ON Richcraft Recreation Complex (west)

Sat Nov 18, 2017 5pm-9pm

4 CALA CECs

Trainer: TBA
Healing Waters Specialty Training & Certification Course

Mississauga, ON

Malton Community Centre

Fri Nov 17 6:00pm-10:00pm
Sat Nov 18 10:30am-6:30pm
Sun Nov 19 10:00am-6:00pm
Online registration through City of Mississauga!

CALA Conference & Retreat in Marvelous Mexico

Huatulco, Mexico

December 2017

Approximate dates between December 8 - 22

CALA Team including Charlene Kopansky, Dylan Harries, Jennie Queen, Michelle McLaren and others.

CALA Conference &  Retreat in Beautiful Barbados Barbados March 2018 –
Approximate dates
March 2 – 11 or May 2 - 18
CALA Team including Charlene Kopansky, Karl Notargiovanni, Ka-therine McKeown and others
Open Book VWT Theory exam and GAF Practical Assessment Opportunities VWT Exam 2.5 hour Assessment is 30 min Mississauga, ON To be confirmed CALA Assessor Team Book through CALA office!
Splash Into Autumn
Conference - Bilingual!
CALA, canfitpro, OCF, AFLCA, BCRPA, canfitpro, CFES, Y Accredited Conference
NDG, Montreal, PQ POSTPONED TO FALL 2017 – shortage of instructors due to 3 instructor injuries
DATES TBC

Team of Presenters

Brochure in progress…
Registration through CALA

Combined Foundations of Vertical Water Training & Group Aquafitness Specialty Training & Certification

Stellenbosch, South Africa

University of Stellenbosch, Sports Science & Biokinetics Dept.

POSTPONED- due to drought in the Western Cape. Pools are closed.
Dates TBC
Annatjie Goedhals
Registration is through the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa