NWTRA Elders in Motion Training - Functional Fitness for Falls Prevention
This workshop is designed to help those who work with older adults to help improve their programming. Topics covered in the training include: safety, managing risks, gait, and falls risk assessments, exercise guidelines, specific exercise suggestions and program planning.
Wednesday February 6, from 9am - 4pm
Thursday February 7, from 9am - 4pm
Who should attend:
Anyone who delivers community activity program to older
adults or anyone interested in falls prevention.
Snacks will be provided.
This course is being offered as a pilot workshop with NWT specific resources for the Elders in Motion program. It is being offered in partnership with the Department of Health and Social Services and the Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging and Aurora College.
To be considered fully registered we require 100% payment.
If you need to cancel your registration, the NWTRPA must be notified of the cancellation by email. Cancellation charges will be effective from the date and time we receive email notification as follows:
o Before 3 days of workshop date – 85% refund
o Within 24 hours of workshop date – No refund
The NWT Recreation and Parks Association reserves the right to cancel any program or workshop. If such a situation arises you will be notified as soon as possible (by email or phone call). As a result of such a cancellation, you will be refunded all monies paid.