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Events & Trainings

If you have any questions about any of the following events or trainings, contact admin@nwtrpa.org.

Upcoming events

    • 21 Jun 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • 23 Jun 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Hay River Recreation Centre

    This is the first step in becoming AFLCA certified. This is a 24 hour course that covers topics including: anatomy, physiology, movement mechanics, training and conditioning, nutrition, leadership and health and fitness.
    At the end of this course there is an exercise theory exam.

    When: 

    Friday June 21, from 6 - 9pm (bring your own dinner)

    Saturday June 22, from 9am - 6pm

    Sunday June 23, from 8am - 6pm

    Where:

    Hay River Recreation Centre


    To be considered fully registered we require 100% payment.

    Cancellation Policy:

    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

    Disclaimer

    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.


    • 5 Jul 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • 7 Jul 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Fort Simpson Recreation Centre
    Register
    This is the first step in becoming AFLCA certified. This is a 24 hour course that covers topics including: anatomy, physiology, movement mechanics, training and conditioning, nutrition, leadership and health and fitness.
    At the end of this course there is an exercise theory exam.


    When: 

    Friday July 5, from 6 - 9pm (bring your own dinner)

    Saturday July 6, from 8am - 6pm

    Sunday July 7, from 8am - 6pm

    Where:

    Fort Simpson Recreation Centre


    To be considered fully registered we require 100% payment.

    Cancellation Policy:

    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

    Disclaimer

    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.


    • 18 Sep 2019
    • 8:30 AM (EDT)
    • 19 Sep 2019
    • 5:30 PM (EDT)
    • 3rd Floor of the Don Cooper Building (Yellowknife)
    Register

    NWTRA Elders in Motion FACILITATOR Training

    Functional Fitness for Falls Prevention and Active Living Exercise Program – Facilitator Training.

    What: This two-day workshop will provide participants with the skills and knowledge to instruct and teach the Active Living Exercise Program Leader course and the Functional Fitness for Falls Prevention course.

    Active Living Exercise Program:

    This course is for those who are interested in instructing, encouraging, and monitoring 10 simple and progressive exercises. The exercises were designed to enhance and maintain the functional fitness, mobility, balance, and independence of Elders.  Topics include: frailty, learned helplessness, ageism, and functional mobility. Participants also learn how to develop a community recreation program or work with elders in a home care setting.

    Functional Fitness for Falls Prevention:

    This workshop is designed to help those who work with older adults improve their programming. Topics covered in the training include: safety, managing risks, gait, fall risk assessments, exercise guidelines, specific exercise suggestions, and program planning. NWT-specific falls information has been added to this course. It also includes an additional half day of practice and mentoring.

    Prerequisites:

    • ·        Supervisor support
    • ·        A university degree (in a health-related field)
    • ·        3 years’ experience in their field of practice and experience educating
    • ·        Feels comfortable facilitating

    Please contact us if you are missing some of these requirements, but are still very interested in getting the facilitator training.

    Who should attend? People in leadership roles who feel confident facilitating workshops for those who work in the health or recreation field.

    When:

    Wednesday, September 18, 2019 from 8:30am – 5:30pm

    Thursday, September 19, 2019 from 8:30am – 5:30pm

    Where: 3rd Floor of the Don Cooper Building, Yellowknife

    Snacks: Limited snacks will be provided.                


    To be considered fully registered we require 100% payment.

    Cancellation Policy:

    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

    Disclaimer

    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.


    • 20 Sep 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • 22 Sep 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • 3rd Floor of the Don Cooper Building
    Register

    This is the first step in becoming AFLCA certified. This is a 24 hour course that covers topics including: anatomy, physiology, movement mechanics, training and conditioning, nutrition, leadership and health and fitness.
    At the end of this course there is an exercise theory exam.

    When: 

    Friday September 20, from 6 - 9pm (bring your own dinner)

    Saturday September 21, from 8am - 6pm

    Sunday September 22, from 8am - 6pm

    Where:

    TBD


    To be considered fully registered we require 100% payment.

    Cancellation Policy:

    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

    Disclaimer

    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.



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NWT Recreation and Parks Association
P.O.Box 841, 4908 49th Street
Yellowknife, NT X1A 2N6

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