Catch the CALA Wave 2019/20

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

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

If you do not see the course or workshop you are interested in, consider contacting CALA
 to discuss Hosting the Event at your facility.

2019/2020 Event Location Dates and Time Presenter
CALA Workshop:
Aqua in Motion: Gait Training and Balance with Strength Training Sequences Designed for Warm Water
Owen Sound, ON
The Owen Sound YMCA
Sun Jan 20, 9am -12pm

 

CALA, AFLCA, BCRPA, CECs, Y & canfitpro

3 CALA CECs, canfitpro credits

CALA Trainer: Katherine McKeown


Registration Poster pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

Foundations of Vertical Water Training Pre-Requisite Course  (VWT) Ottawa, ON

Ottawa Athletic Club 

Fri Jan 25, 2019 5pm-9pm
Sat Jan 26, 2019 12pm
-8pm
Sun Jan 27, 2019 12pm
-8pm

 

12 CALA CECs for Refresher (Repeating the VWT Course)

CALA Trainer: Jill Young

 

Registration Poster pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

CALA-HydroRider Intro Clinic
 
Calgary, AB
The Glencoe Club,
Sat Jan 26, 2019 12pm- 8:30pm

 

Early Bird pricing until Jan 12, 2019

 

Total of 8 CALA CECs


CALA, AFLCA, BCRPA, CECs, Y & canfitpro

CALA Trainer: Michelle McLaren

 

Registration Poster pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

Workshop:
1  Aqua Variety: Triple Threat: Aqua Yoga, Water Running & Aqua Kick Box

2  Land Meets Water Core Conditioning For Functional Strength
 

You have the option of attending one or both workshops

Cornwall, ON
NAV Fit Canada,
Sun Jan 27, 2019
 

Workshop 1: 8am-12:30pm
Aqua Variety: Triple Threat

4 CECS
 

Workshop 2: 1pm-5:30pm
Core Conditioning for Functional Strength

4 CECS

 

Total of 8 CALA CECs, 4 CECs per workshop, canfitpro credits, Y credits

CALA Trainer: Dylan Harries

 

Registration Poster pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

 

Assessment


Open Book Theory exam writing for VWT, HW, HydroRider, Water Running, Aqua Kick Box & GAF Practical Assessments

  • You must book your spot through CALA to write one of the above exams
     
  • You must have submitted & passed your GAF an/or HW assignment on or before Jan 17, 2019
     
  • You must book your practical assessment spot through CALA on or before March Jan 24, 2019!
Ottawa, ON

Ottawa Athletic Club

Sun Feb 3 2019

 

VWT Theory Exam Time:
1pm-8pm
 

and

 

Practical Assessments:
2:30pm-8pm

 

Note: You may write the exam first, then complete your GAF Practical Assessment after completing the exam or vice versa.

CALA Assessors: Jill Young and Dylan Harries

 

You must book your practical assessment spot through CALA on or before March Jan 24, 2019!

 

Registration through CALA
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

Group Aquafitness Specialty Training & Certification Course (GAF)
 
Ottawa, ON
Ottawa Athletic Club
Fri Feb 8, 2019 5pm-9pm
Sat Feb 9, 12pm-8pm
Sun Feb 10, 12pm -8pm

 

12 CALA CECs for Refresher, canfitpro credits (Repeating the GAF Course)

CALA Trainer: Jill Young

 

Registration Poster pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

CALA Workshop:
Just a Minute Water Running with a Cardio-Abdominal- Core Combination

 

 

Sechelt, BC
Sechelt Aquatic Centre
Sun Feb 24, 10am-2pm

4 CALA CECs, canfitpro credits CALA

CALA, AFLCA, BCRPA, CFESCECs, Y & canfitpro  

Trainer:  Deb Cole

 

Registration Poster pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

 

Open Book Theory exam writing for VWT, HW, Water Running, Aqua Kick Box & GAF Practical Assessments
  •  You must book your spot through CALA to write one of the above exams
     
  • You must have submitted & passed your GAF an/or HW assignment on or before Feb 20, 2019
     
  • You must book your practical assessment spot through CALA on or before Feb 26, 2019!
Ottawa, ON
Ottawa Athletic Club
Sun Mar 3 2019  

 

VWT & HW Theory Exam Time: Between 1pm-8pm
 

and

 

Practical Assessments:
2:30pm-8pm

 

Note: You may write the exam first, then complete your GAF Practical Assessment after completing the exam or vice versa.

CALA Assessors: Jill Young and Dylan Harries

You must book your practical assessment spot through CALA on or before Feb 26, 2019!

 

 

 

Register through CALA

Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

Aqua Yoga Specialty Training & Certification Course (AY) Ottawa, ON
Ottawa Athletic Club

 

Fri Mar 8, 2019  5pm-9pm
Sat Mar 9, 12pm-8pm
Sun Mar 10, 12pm-8pm

 

12 CALA CECs for Refresher (Repeating the Aqua Yoga Course) canfitpro credits

CALA Trainer: Katherine McKeown

 

Registration Poster   pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

GAF & HW
Practical Assessments
  • You must have submitted & passed your GAF an/or HW assignment on or before March 1, 2019
     
  • You must book your practical assessment spot through CALA on or before March 11, 2019!
Toronto, ON
Holland-Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital
Sun Mar 17, 2019  8am-3pm CALA Assessor: Katherine McKeown

 

You must book your practical assessment spot through CALA on or before March 11, 2019!

 

Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

CALA Workshop CALA Designing Creative Movement Patterns with Inspirational Cueing to Revitalize Participants & Re-energize Instructors

 

BEACONSFIELD  QUEBEC Beaconsfield Leisure Centre TBC Sat Mar 30, 9am - 12pm

 

3 CALA cecs + canfitpro cecs

CALA Trainer: Jennie Queen

 

Registration Poster pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

CALA Workshop Series


1. Bridging & Linking: Building Smooth Transitions

2. Oh My Aching Body: Aqua Arthritis Focus

3. Becoming a Strong Fitness Instructor: Aqua Infused Pilates

4. Mind Blowing Choreography!

 

Prince Rupert, BC
Earl Mah Aquatics & Fitness Centre
1. Fri Apr 5, 2019  9:00am-1:00pm
2. Fri April 5, 3:00pm-7:00pm
3. Sat April 6, 7:30am-11:30am
4. Sat April 6, 2:00pm- 6:00pm

 

4 CALA CECs awarded for each workshop, canfitpro credits

 

Note: All people are welcome. There are no pre-requisites to attend CALA Workshops. Earn & bank CALA CECs by attending

CALA Trainer: Michelle McLaren

 

Registration Poster pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

 

Conference

 

Mexico City- Conference
hosted by Treino-h20
Mexico
 

Potential Workshops:


1. H2O Cross Training with HIIT Workshop (3 hrs: 1.5 land, 1.5 H20)


2. Music & Movement Workshop (3 hrs: 1.5 land, 1.5 H20)
 

3. Aqua Core Training with a Twist of Aqua Kick Box Workshop (3 hrs: 1.5 land, 1.5 H20)

Mexico

Golden Sport Club,
AVENIDA RIO GUADALUPE
NRO.1
PUEBLO SAN JUAN
DE ARAGON CDMX
GAM

 

Sat Apr 6, 2019 and Sun Apr 7

 

CALA CECs awarded for each workshop, canfitpro credits

CALA Presenter: Charlene Kopansky
 

Registration through host organization in Mexico.
 

Details forthcoming.

 

 

 

 

Combined Foundations of Vertical Water  (VWT)  Training Prerequisite Course and Group Aquafitness Specialty Training and Certification Course (GAF) Hamilton, ON

Ryerson Recreation Centre & Westmount Recreation Centre

April and May 2019

Sundays from 8am -5pm on April 7, 14, 28, May 5, 26, June 2, 2019

 

24 CALA CECs for Refresher, canfitpro credits

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

Registration Poster pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

REFRESHER Foundations of Vertical Water Training Pre-Requisite Course

Hamilton, ON

Ryerson Recreation Centre & Westmount Recreation Centre

Sundays from 8am- 5pm on April 7, 14, 28, 2019

 

Earn 12 CALA CECs + canfitpro cecs

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

Registration Poster pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

 

Water Running, Aqua Kick Box & GAF, Aqua Yoga, & Healing Water Practical Assessments
  • You must book your spot through CALA to write one of the above exams
     
  • You must have submitted & passed your Aqua Yoga Journal, Aqua Kick Box, GAF and/or HW assignment on or before April 1, 2019

You must book your practical assessment spot through CALA on or before April 1, 2019!

Ottawa, ON
Ottawa Athletic Club
Sun April 14 2019

 

VWT & HW Thoeory Exam Time: Between  1pm-8pm
 

and

 

Practical Assessments:
Time: 2:30pm
-8pm

 

Note: You may write the exam first, then complete your GAF or HW or Aqua Kick Box or Aqua Yoga Practical Assessment after completing the exam or vice versa.

CALA Assessor:  Katherine McKeown and Dylan Harries

 

You must book your practical assessment spot through CALA on or before April 1, 2019!

 

Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

CALA Workshops


1. Aqua Inspiration: Winning Aqua Warm Ups, Creative Cardio Using Equipment & Technique Tips


2. Aqua Combo: Aqua Jogging Formats & Program Design with Warm Water Dynamic and Passive Stretching Techniques

Merritt, BC
Nicola Valley Aquatic Centre
Sat May 4 2019

1. Aqua Inspiration: 8am-12pm


2. Aqua Combo: 1pm-5pm

 

4 CALA CECs awarded for each workshop, canfitpro credits

 

CALA CECs, Y & canfitpro 

CALA Trainer:  Jane Jones

 

Registration Poster pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

Group Aquafitness Specialty Training and Certification Course (GAF) Hamilton, ON May 5, 26, June 2, 2019

 

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

Registration Poster pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

REFRESHER Group Aquafitness Specialty Training and Certification Course

Hamilton, ON

Ryerson Recreation Centre & Westmount Recreation Centre, Hamilton ON

Sundays from 8am - 5pm on, May 5, 26, June 2, 2019

 

Earn 12 CALA CECs + canfitpro cecs

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

Registration Poster pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

 

Foundations of Vertical Water Training
Pre-Requisite Course (VWT)
Ottawa, ON
Ottawa Athletic Club
Fri June 7, 2019  5pm-9pm
Sat June 8, 12pm-8pm
Sun June 9, 12pm-8pm

 

12 CALA CECs for Refresher (Repeating the VWT Course) & canfitpro credits

CALA Trainer:  (TBC)

Registration Poster pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

CALA Healing Waters: Aquatic Post Rehabilitation Specialty Training & Certification AYLMER ON
Terrace Lodge, Elgin County
Fri June 7, 6pm -10pm
Sat June 8, 12pm
-8pm
Sun June 9, 8am
-5pm

 

Earn canfitpro cecs.

Earn 12CALA CECs if you are repeating the HW Course.

CALA Trainers: Katherine McKeown & Julia Ito

 

Registration Poster pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

CALA Workshop: Power Motivation- Fully Engaging Participants Whitehorse, YT
Canada Games Centre
Sat June 15, 2019  7pm-10pm

 

3 CALA CECs, BCRPA, AFLCA, & canfitpro credits

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

 

Registration Poster   pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

Foundations of Vertical Water Training
Pre-Requisite Course (VWT)
Whitehorse, YT
Canada Games Centre
Sat June 15,  2019 10am-6pm
Sun June 16, 10am-6pm
Mon June 17, 10am-2pm

 

12 CALA CECs for refresher &
canfitpro credits

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

 

Registration Poster   pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

Open Book Theory exam writing

You must book your spot through CALA to write one of the above exams

  • You must have submitted & passed your GAF and/or HW assignment on or before May 21, 2019

  • You must book your practical assessment spot through CALA on or before June 8

Hamilton, ON

Ryerson Recreation Centre, Hamilton, ON

Sat June 15

 

Exam writing between 12pm - 3pm

CALA Assessor:  Dan Konior

 

You must book your practical assessment spot through CALA on or before June 8

 

Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

 

CALA Workshop: Becoming a CALA Assessor for exam marking and course assignments and practical assessments Whitehorse, YT
Canada Games Centre
Mon June 17, 2019  3pm-7pm

 

4 CALA CECs, BCRPA, AFLCA, & canfitpro credits

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

 

Registration Poster   pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

CALA Workshop: Movement Matters-A Focus on Inspiring Seniors to Stay Strong & Healthy Whitehorse, YT
Canada Games Centre
Tues June 18, 2019  7pm-10pm

 

3 CALA CECs, BCRPA, AFLCA, & canfitpro credits

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

 

Registration Poster   pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

Group Aquafitness Specialty Training & Certification Course (GAF) Whitehorse, YT
Canada Games Centre
Tues June 18, 2019 10am-6pm
Wed June 19, 10am-6pm
Thurs June 20, 10am-2pm

 

12 CALA CECs for refresher & canfitpro credits

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

 

Registration Poster   pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

CALA Workshop: Integrating Aqua Yoga Poses & Stretches into Aquafitness Classes Whitehorse, YT
Canada Games Centre
Thurs June 20, 2019 7pm-10pm

 

3 CALA CECs, BCRPA, AFLCA, & canfitpro credits

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

 

Registration Poster   pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

Group Aquafitness Specialty Training & Certification Course (GAF) Ottawa, ON
Ottawa Athletic Club
Fri June 21, 2019  5pm-9pm

Sat June 22, 12pm-8pm

Sun June 23, 12pm-8pm

 

12 CALA CECs for refresher & canfitpro credits

CALA Trainer:  TBC

 

Registration Poster   pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

GAF, HW & AYoga Practical Assessments

 

  • You must book your spot through CALA to do your practical assessment (30 minutes)
     

  • You must have submitted & passed your GAF and/or HW assignment on or before June15, 2019
     

  • You must book your practical assessment spot through CALA on or before June 30

Hamilton, ON

Ryerson Recreation Centre, Hamilton, ON

Sun July 7

 

Practical assessments between 8am - 5pm

CALA Assessor: Katherine McKeownJ

 

You must book your practical assessment spot through CALA on or before June 30

 

Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

 

 

CALA Workshop

Aqua Thunder: Where Heart meets Hand

Ottawa, ON
Ottawa Athletic Club
Sat July 20, 2019  2pm-6pm

 

4 CALA CECs, Y & canfitpro

CALA Trainer: Jennie Queen (TBC)

 

Registration Poster
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

Water Running, Aqua Kick Box & GAF Practical Assessments
  • You must book your spot through CALA to write one of the above exams
     
  • You must have submitted & passed your Aqua Kick Box, GAF and/or HW assignment on or before July 1, 2019
     
  • You must book your practical assessment spot through CALA on or before July 1, 2019!
Ottawa, ON
Ottawa Athletic Club
Sun July 21 2019

 

VWT & HW Exam
Time: Between 1pm -8pm
 

and

 

Practical Assessments:
Time: 2:30pm -8pm

 

Note: You may write the exam first, then complete your GAF or HW or Aqua Kick Box or Aqua Yoga Practical Assessment after completing the exam or vice versa.  

CALA Assessor:  Jill Young and Dylan Harries

 

You must book your practical assessment spot through CALA on or before July 1, 2019!

 

Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

 

CALA Workshop

Aqua Intensity Plus

Ottawa, ON
Ottawa Athletic Club
Sat Nov 9, 2019  2pm-6pm

 

4 CALA CECs, Y & canfitpro

CALA Trainer: (TBC)

 

Registration Poster
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

2020
 

 

 

Please contact CALA if you would like to host a CALA event or if the event you are looking for is not listed.