Certification Assessments, Pre-requisite and Certification Written Exams

    HW Open Book Exam  On-Line Virtual Online HW

What: Open book theory exam  writing on ZOOM
When: Wednesday, December 14 from 8am - 9am (one hour)
Where: ZOOM

Who: Email cala_aqua@mac.com to book a space to write the HW multiple choice exam

VWT Open Book Exam Online  VWT exam

What: Open book exam writing in person

When: Sunday, December. 18, from 1:00pm to 4:00pm EST.

Where: ZOOM

Who: CALA Assistant will proctor the exam in person

Email cala_aqua@mac.com to book a space to write the VWT or the HW exam

If you require accommodation, please speak with CALA cala_aqua@mac.com

Certification and Pre-requisite Training

  Pre-requisite Live On-site, Burlington, Ontario

What: CALA Vertical Water Training (VWT)

& Certification Course (VWT course description pdf)

When: Sat. Dec. 10, 2022 from 1pm - 9:30pm

Where: Tansley Woods Community Centre, Burlington, ON

Who: Jaye Graham, CALA Trainer

Prerequisite Successful completion of VWT or Letter of Acceptance to Bypass VWT Course  and CALA membership required

Download the Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

   CertificationLive On-site, Burlington, Ontario

What: CALA Group Aquafitness Specialty (GAF) Training

& Certification Course (GAF course description pdf)

When: Feb. 24, 25, 26, 2023

Where: Tansley Woods Community Centre, Burlington, ON

Who: Jaye Graham, CALA Trainer

Prerequisite Successful completion of VWT or Letter of Acceptance to Bypass VWT Course  and CALA membership required

Download the Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

   CertificationLive On-site, Comox, Vancouver Island, British Columbia

What: CALA Healing Waters Specialty (HW) Training & Certification Course

When: March 31, April 1 & 2 2023

Where: Comox Valley Recreation Centre

Who: Charlene Kopansky, CALA Master Trainer

Credits: Earn 8 CALA CECs, 4 PTS & 4 FIS canfitpro, 12 SPRA, 12 CFES, 12 BCRPA, OFC

*8 CALA CECs if repeating the course

Download the Registration Form and Course Details - In development

Train the Trainers (T4T)

Certification NEW ZOOM + On Site Hybrid CALA Course - OPEN for Registrations

What: CALA T4T - Train the Trainer

When: TBC

Where: Somewhere beautiful - For a Retreat Style Experience with a ZOOM option

Who: Charlene Kopansky

Download the Pre-Screen Process & submit to cala_aqua@mac.com

Schedule CALA Workshops - Open to everyone
(no pre-requisites for workshops)

Workshop/Clinic  ZOOM (on-line)

What: CALA Super Set Aqua: Double the Work, Double the Fun!

When: Sun. Dec 11 11am - 1pm EST

Where: ZOOM 

Who: Dylan Harries, Master Trainer

Credits:  2 CALA, 2 BCRPA, 2 SPRA,2 CFES, 2 NSFA canfitpro, 2 OFC

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

Workshop/Clinic   On-site

What: Technically Sound in Movement & Cueing To Be the Best You can Be!

When: Sun.  Jan. 8, 2023, 1pm - 5pm (EST)

Where: LIVE (venue to be confirmed)

Who: Dylan Harries, CALA Master Trainer & Kristin Murphy, CALA Trainer

Credits:  Earn 4 CALA CECs Also accredited by canfitpro, OFC, BCRPA, SPRA, YMCA, NSFA, NBFA, CPTN, AFLCA, CFES. If you are AFLCA Certified, petition for credits through AFLCA.

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf) In development

Workshop/Clinic  ZOOM (on-line)

CALA Triple 'A' Super Sunday ZOOM Series:

Applied Anatomy Workshop Series (6 workshops)

Featuring Katherine McKeown, CALA Master Trainer

Accreditation:  3 CALA, 3 BCRPA, 3 SPRA, 3 CFES, 3 NSFA canfitpro, 3 OFC per workshop

 

What: Session Two of Six

Shoulder Joint- Deltoids and Rotator Cuff: Supraspinatus, Infraspinatus, Teres Minor, Subscapularis & Upper Arm - Biceps Brachii, Triceps Brachii

When: Sun. Jan 8, 2023 from 1pm - 4 EST (starts at 10am BC time, 9:30am AB time)

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

Workshop/Clinic  ZOOM (on-line)

CALA Triple 'A' Super Sunday ZOOM Series:

Applied Anatomy Workshop Series (6 workshops)

Featuring Katherine McKeown, CALA Master Trainer

Accreditation:  3 CALA, 3 BCRPA, 3 SPRA, 3 CFES, 3 NSFA canfitpro, 3 OFC per workshop

 

What: Session Three of Six

Trunk/Core - Pelvic Floor Muscles, Transversus Abdominis, Multifidus, Internal & External Obliques, Rectus Abdominis, Erector Spinae, Diaphragm

When: Sun. Feb 5, 2023 from 1pm - 4 EST (starts at 10am BC time, 9:30am AB time)

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

Workshop/Clinic  ZOOM (on-line)

CALA Triple 'A' Super Sunday ZOOM Series:

Applied Anatomy Workshop Series (6 workshops)

Featuring Katherine McKeown, CALA Master Trainer

Accreditation:  3 CALA, 3 BCRPA, 3 SPRA, 3 CFES, 3 NSFA canfitpro, 3 OFC per workshop

 

What: Session Four of Six

Hip Adductors, Lateral Rotators, Gluteals & Hip Flexors

When: Sun. Mar 5, 2023 from 1pm - 4 EST (starts at 10am BC time, 9:30am AB time)

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

 

Workshop/Clinic  ZOOM (on-line)

CALA Triple 'A' Super Sunday ZOOM Series:

Applied Anatomy Workshop Series (6 workshops)

Featuring Katherine McKeown, CALA Master Trainer

Accreditation:  3 CALA, 3 BCRPA, 3 SPRA, 3 CFES, 3 NSFA canfitpro, 3 OFC per workshop

 

What: Session Five of Six

Anterior and Posterior Thigh: Quadriceps, Hamstrings

When: Sun. Apr 2, 2023 from 1pm - 4 EST (starts at 10am BC time, 9:30am AB time)

Workshop/Clinic  ZOOM (on-line)

CALA Triple 'A' Super Sunday ZOOM Series:

Applied Anatomy Workshop Series (6 workshops)

Featuring Katherine McKeown, CALA Master Trainer

Accreditation:  3 CALA, 3 BCRPA, 3 SPRA, 3 CFES, 3 NSFA canfitpro, 3 OFC per workshop

 

What: Session Six of Six

Lower Leg: Gastrocnemius, Soleus, Plantaris, Tibialis Anterior, Tibialis Posterior, Peroneus

When: Sun. May 7, 2023 from 1pm - 4 EST (starts at 10am BC time, 9:30am AB time)

What: Conference On-site (no zoom option)

Celebrate CALA's 30th Anniversary

CALA Conference featuring a Variety of Workshops (Topics TBC)

When: Sat. October 14, 2023 from 12:30pm - 4:30pm Alberta time

AND    Sun. October 15, 2023 from 11:00am - 4:30pm Alberta time

Where: LIVE at Elevation Place, Canmore, Alberta

Who: Charlene Kopansky & a team of presenters

Credits:  8 CALA, 8 BCRPA, 8 SPRA, 8 CFES, 8 NSFA, canfitpro, 8 OFC

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf) In development

Workshop/Clinic  ZOOM (on-line)

CALA Triple 'A' Super Sunday ZOOM Series:

Applied Anatomy Workshop Series (6 workshops)

Featuring Katherine McKeown, CALA Master Trainer

Accreditation:  3 CALA, 3 BCRPA, 3 SPRA, 3 CFES, 3 NSFA canfitpro, 3 OFC per workshop

 

Session One of Six:

Main Muscles of the Shoulder Girdle -Serratus Anterior, Pectoralis Minor, Levator Scapulae, Rhomboids, Trapezius Workshop

When: Sun. Dec 4 2022 from 1pm - 4 EST (10am BC time, 9:30am AB time)

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

 

What: Session Two of Six

Shoulder Joint- Deltoids and Rotator Cuff: Supraspinatus, Infraspinatus, Teres Minor, Subscapularis & Upper Arm - Biceps Brachii, Triceps Brachii

When: Sun. Jan 8, 2023 from 1pm - 4 EST (starts at 10am BC time, 9:30am AB time)

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

 

What: Session Three of Six

Trunk/Core - Pelvic Floor Muscles, Transversus Abdominis, Multifidus, Internal & External Obliques, Rectus Abdominis, Erector Spinae, Diaphragm

When: Sun. Feb 5, 2023 from 1pm - 4 EST (starts at 10am BC time, 9:30am AB time)

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

 

What: Session Four of Six

Hip Adductors, Lateral Rotators, Gluteals & Hip Flexors

When: Sun. Mar 5, 2023 from 1pm - 4 EST (starts at 10am BC time, 9:30am AB time)

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

 

What: Session Five of Six

Anterior and Posterior Thigh: Quadriceps, Hamstrings

When: Sun. Apr 2, 2023 from 1pm - 4 EST (starts at 10am BC time, 9:30am AB time)

 

What: Session Six of Six

Lower Leg: Gastrocnemius, Soleus, Plantaris, Tibialis Anterior, Tibialis Posterior, Peroneus

When: Sun. May 7, 2023 from 1pm - 4 EST (starts at 10am BC time, 9:30am AB time)

INDEPENDENT LEARNING

  Independent Learning Private Facebook Recording of live zoom session

Independent Learning:  Conference
Conference   Private Facebook Recording

"Freedom at Last" CALA 2022 Lacombe AB Conference

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

Download Registration Form and Course Details

Independent Learning:  Recording of live ZOOM sessions: Certifications Courses, Pre-requisites Course
Pre-requisite    Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

CALA (VWT) Vertical Water Training Course  (VWT course description)

CALA Master Trainer   Katherine McKeown

Download Rgistration Form and Course Details (pdf)

Certification     Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

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

Certification GAF

CALA Master Trainer  Katherine McKeown 

Prerequisite Successful completion of VWT Course or Letter of Acceptance to Bypass VWT Course     Course and CALA membership required

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

Certification   Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

CALA Aqua Pre and Post Natal Specialty Training & CERTIFICATION

Certification Pre and Post Natal

CALA Master Trainer: Jennie Queen

Prerequisite Successful completion of VWT Course or Letter of Acceptance to Bypass VWT Course   and CALA membership required

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

Certification     Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

CALA Liquid Barre Specialty Training & Certification Course

Certification Liquid Barre

Prerequisite Successful completion of VWT Course or Letter of Acceptance to Bypass VWT Course  and CALA membership required

CALA Master Trainer: Dylan Harries

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

Certification  Complete all 3 workshops Part 1 (pdf), Part 2 (pdf), Part 3 (pdf) & become eligible for Certification in the CALA Aqua Kick Box - Centre of Power Specialty.

Certification Kick Box

Prerequisite Successful completion of VWT Course or 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

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

 

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

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

 

Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Aqua Kick Box Choreography - part 3 of certification

CALA Master Trainer:   Dylan Harries 

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

Certification  Complete both Ai Chi  Part 1 (pdf) and Part 2 (pdf) to become eligible for Certification in the CALA Ai Chi

Certification Kick Box

Prerequisite Successful completion of VWT Course or Letter of Acceptance to Bypass VWT Course 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

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

 

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

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

Certification   Private Facebook Recording
Independent Learning

CALA Aqua Infused Yoga Specialty Training & Certification Course (English) - CALA membership required

Prerequisite:  Successful completion of VWT or Letter of Acceptance to Bypass VWT Course and CALA membership required

Who:  Karl Notargiovanni   Katherine McKeown Charlene Kopansky

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

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

Independent Learning:  Recording of live ZOOM: Workshops and Clinics 

Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording (Available after Dec 18)

What: CALA Super Set Aqua: Double the Work, Double the Fun!

CALA Master Trainer Dylan Harries

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording (Available after Dec 11)

Session One of Six:

Main Muscles of the Shoulder Girdle -Serratus Anterior, Pectoralis Minor, Levator Scapulae, Rhomboids, Trapezius Workshop

CALA Master Trainer: Katherine McKeown

Download Registration Form and Course Details (pdf)

Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

CALA Kids: Aqua Fitness Friendship and Fun Clinic

Created by CALA Master Trainer: Katherine McKeown

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Pelvic Floor & Core Foundations

CALA Master Trainer: Jennie Queen

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Your Compass to Inspiration - Aqua 360 x 180

CALA Train Master:  Jennie Queen

Download registration form and course details

 Workshop/Clinic   Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

ABS-olutely Core Essentials

CALA Master Trainer: Jennie Queen

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic   Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Aqua Infused Yoga Workshop - BCRP Conference

CALA Founder and President:  Charlene Kopansky

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic   Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Functional Aquatic Training - CALA Workshop

CALA Trainer   Kristin Murphy

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Aqua Zen - Updated for Today's World p

CALA Master Trainer:  Jennie Queen

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

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

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Amazon Arms 

CALA Master Trainer: Jennie Queen

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic   Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Aqua Beats Create CALA Waves 

CALA Master Trainer:  Jennie Queen

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Golden Gait - Water Walking  - CALA Workshop
CALA Master Trainer
:
  Katherine McKeown   
Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic   Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Aqua Healthy Back - CALA Workshop

CALA Master Trainer: Dylan Harries

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Muscle Strength & Endurance with the CALA Tempo Tree

CALA Master Trainer:   Katherine McKeown   

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

Independent Learning

Aqua Articulation

CALA Master Trainer:   Katherine McKeown

Download registration form and course details

 Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording

Independent Learning

Changing the Chatter Workshop  

CALA Master Trainer Katherine McKeown

Download registration form and course details

Workshop/Clinic    Private Facebook Recording 

Independent Learning

Integrating Aqua Yoga Poses into Aquafitness Classes

CALA Master TrainerKatherine McKeown

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.

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