Catch the CALA Wave 2019/20

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 Event Location Dates and Time Presenter/Trainer/Assessor
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Open Book Theory exam writing for VWT and HW
  • You must book your spot through CALA to write one of the above exams
ON
Collingwood

Centennial Aquatic Centre
Wed May 1

 

Exam writing from 6pm-9pm

Proctor: Katherine McKeown
  • You must book your spot through CALA to write one of the above exams

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

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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

BC
Merritt

Nicola Valley Aquatic and Fitness Centre
Sat May 4
 

1. Aqua Inspiration: 8am-12pm
    4 CECs

2. Aqua Combo: 1pm-5pm
    4 CECs

 

Earn 4-8 CALA CECs awarded, canfitpro credits

CALA CECs, Y & canfitpro 

BCRPA + AFLCA cecs

CALA Trainer:   Jane Jones

 

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

 

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

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YMCA Spring Fitness Summit:
Two CALA Workshops:
1.  Cardio-Zen
2.  Older Adults Strong, Stable and Safe
ON
Ottawa

YMCA Ottawa

 

Sun May 5

Times TBA

 

Earn 1.5 (total 3) CALA CECs per workshop

CALA Trainers:  Jennie Queen & Nancy Peever

 

Registration Poster pdf

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

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Vertical Water Training Open Book Theory exam
  • You must register to write the VWT theory exam through CALA to secure your spot by Fri May 3.
BC
TERRACE

Terrace & District Aquatic Centre
Sun May 5 from 9am-12pm
and
Tue May 7 from 8am-11am
Proctor: Debbie Vant Kruis

 

 

 

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

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REFRESHER Group Aquafitness Specialty Training and Certification Course

ON
Hamilton

Ryerson Recreation Centre & Westmount Recreation Centre

Sun May 5, 26, June 2

8am-5pm 

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

 

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CALA Foundations of Vertical Water Training pre-requisite course: (VWT)
 
NS

Waterville County of Kings 

Waterville Pool and 14 Wing Greenwood (at the base)

Fri May 10, 5:30pm -9:pm

Sat May 11, 12pm -8pm

Sun May 12, 12pm -8pm
 

Earn canfitpro & NSFLA cecs.
Earn 12CALA CECs if you are repeating the VWT.

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown and Dawn Lea Greer (apprentice trainer)

 

Register through Waterville County of Kings pdf

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

Register through CALA if you are repeating the VWT

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Foundations of Vertical Water Training
Pre-Requisite Course (VWT)
AB
Canmore

Elevation Place
 
Fri May 10, 5pm-9pm

Sat May 11, 9am-5pm

Sun May 12, 9am-5pm

 

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

CALA Trainers: Michelle McLaren & Lecia Furber (apprentice trainer)

 

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

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CALA Workshops: Deep Water Running, Aqua HIIT and more
 
Manitoba
Winnipeg

YMCA
-YWCA of Winnipeg
Fri May 24, 6pm-8pm
Sat May 25, 8am-10:45am & 11:30am-2:15pm

 

Earn 7 CALA CECs

CALA Trainer: Kristin Murphy

 

Register through the YMCA-YWCA of Winnipeg

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CALA Introduction to HydroRider Clinic
 
ON
Waterloo

Waterloo Swimplex
Sat May 25, 2pm-10pm

 

Earn canfitpro cecs. Earn 8CALA CECs

CALA Trainer: Mary Lou Hall

 

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

 

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CALA Workshop-CALA Oh Buoy! Exploring the Value and Versatility of Buoyancy
ON
Owen Sound

YMCA of Owen Sound Grey Bruce
Sat May 25, 9am-1pm

 

Earn canfitpro cecs. Earn 8CALA CECs

CALA Trainer: Katherine McKeown

 

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

BILINGUAL
CALA Aqua H.I.I.T Workshop
 
Quebec
Montreal

YMCA Centreville
Sun, June 9 from 9am-12pm

 

3 CALA cecs, canfitpro cecs

 

Everyone is welcome at a CALA workshop, there are no pre-requisites.

CALA Trainer:  Kristin Murphy

 

Register through YMCA Centreville

 

You will need to create an account if you do not already have one.

 

You can also go to any of the YMCA of Quebec service counters and register in person. Please reference the following course code which will make it easy for the staff to find the course in the system:

Workshop name and code:
Aquatic High Intensity Interval Training (CALA Inc.) - 84829

English On-line registration link:   Click her to be access the registration screen. https://inscription.ymcaquebec.org/Activities/ActivitiesAdvSearch.asp?UseLink=true&Course=true&cid=98409

French On-line registration link:  https://inscription.ymcaquebec.org/Activities/ActivitiesAdvSearch.asp?UseLink=true&LanguageId=2&LanguageIndex=2&Course=true&cid=98409

 

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

Foundations of Vertical Water Training
Pre-Requisite Course (VWT)
ON
Ottawa
Ottawa Athletic Club
Fri June 7, 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:  Jill Young

 

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

Two CALA Workshops focusing on Older Adult Aquafitness:

1. Saturday June 8: Aqua In Motion

2. Sunday June 9: Movement Matters

BC
Dawson Creek

Kenn Borek Aquatic Centre

June 8  8am-12pm
4 CALA cecs

June 9  8am-12pm
4 CALA cecs

 

4-8 CALA cecs + canfitpro cecs per workshop

 

Everyone is welcome at a CALA workshop, there are no pre-requisites.

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

 

Registration Poster
to be poster when available
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

Open book theory exam writing for current members who need to complete their VWT theory exam.
  • You must register to write the VWT theory exam through CALA to secure your spot.
AB
Canmore

Room 114 Elevation Place
Fri June 14 1:30pm-4:30pm CALA Assessor:  TBA

 

You must register to write the VWT theory exam through CALA to secure your spot by Thur June 13.

 

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

CALA Workshops:
CALA Introduction to Group Aquafitness Clinic
Yukon
Dawson City

Dawson City Pool

June 12 from 3pm-7pm
June 13 from 10am-2pm


Earn 8 CALA cecs, BCRPA, AFLCA cecs

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

 

Registration Contact Marta Selassie at (867) 993-7400 ext. 204 or
marta.selassie@cityofdawson.ca
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

CALA Group Aquafitness Specialty Training & Certification Course: GAF AB
Canmore
Elevation Place
Fri June 14, 5pm-9pm
Sat June 15, 9am-5pm
Sun June 16, 9am-5pm

 

Earn canfitpro

CALA Trainer:  Michelle McLaren & Lecia Furber (apprentice trainer)
Foundations of Vertical Water Training
Pre-Requisite Course (VWT)
YT
Whitehorse

Canada Games Centre - Whitehorse Lions Pool
Sat June 15, 10am-6pm
Sun June 16, 10am-6pm
Mon June 17, 10am-2pm

 

12 CALA CECs for refresher & canfitpro credits

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

 

Whitehorse information about all sessions pdf

 

Registration Poster   pdf

Registration is through the City of Whitehorse and starts March 5 at 4:30pm at www.Whitehorse.ca/alo  or by calling 867-668-8360

REFRESHER CALA Foundations of Vertical Water Training Pre-Requisite Course (VWT)
 
YT
Whitehorse

Canada Games Centre - Whitehorse Lions Pool
Sat June 15, 10am-6pm

Sun June 16, 10am-6pm

Mon June 17, 10am-2pm

 

Earn canfitpro cecs and earn 12CALA CECs for repeating the VWT.

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

 

Whitehorse information about all sessions pdf

 

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

CALA Workshop: Power Motivation- Fully Engaging Participants YT
Whitehorse

Canada Games Centre Whitehorse Lions Pool
Sat June 15  7pm-10pm

 

3 CALA CECs, BCRPA, AFLCA, & canfitpro credits

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

 

Whitehorse information about all sessions pdf

 

Registration Poster   pdf

Registration is through the City of Whitehorse and starts March 5 at 4:30pm at www.Whitehorse.ca/alo   or by calling 867-668-8360

Open Book Theory exam writing

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

  • You must book your spot through CALA on or before June 14
ON
Hamilton

Ryerson Recreation Centre

Sat June 15

Exam writing 12pm-3pm

CALA Assessor:  Dan Konior

 

You must book your spot through CALA on or before June 14

 

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  YT
Whitehorse

Canada Games Centre
Whitehorse Lions Pool
Mon June 17  3pm-7pm

 

4 CALA CECs, BCRPA, AFLCA, & canfitpro credits

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

 

Whitehorse information about all sessions pdf

 

Registration Poster   pdf

Registration is through the City of Whitehorse and starts March 5 at 4:30pm at www.Whitehorse.ca/alo  or by calling 867-668-8360

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

 

12 CALA CECs for refresher & canfitpro credits

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

 

Whitehorse information about all sessions pdf

 

Registration Poster   pdf

Registration is through the City of Whitehorse and starts March 5 at 4:30pm at www.Whitehorse.ca/alo  or by calling 867-668-8360

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

 

Earn canfitpro cecs and 12CALA CECs if you are repeating the GAF.

CALA Trainer: Katherine McKeown

 

Whitehorse information about all sessions pdf

 

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

CALA Workshop: Movement Matters- Inspiring Seniors YT
Whitehorse

Canada Games Centre Whitehorse Lions Pool
Tues June 18  7pm-10pm

 

3 CALA CECs, BCRPA, AFLCA, & canfitpro credits 

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

 

Whitehorse information about all sessions pdf

 

Registration Poster   pdf

Registration is through the City of Whitehorse and starts March 5 at 4:30pm at www.Whitehorse.ca/alo  or by calling 867-668-8360

CALA Workshop:
Integrating Aqua Yoga Poses & Stretches into Aquafitness Classes
YT
Whitehorse

Canada Games Centre Whitehorse Lions Pool
Thurs June 20, 3pm-6pm

 

3 CALA CECs, BCRPA, AFLCA, & canfitpro credits

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

 

Whitehorse information about all sessions pdf

 

Registration Poster   pdf

Registration is through the City of Whitehorse and starts March 5 at 4:30pm at www.Whitehorse.ca/alo  or by calling 867-668-8360

Group Aquafitness Specialty Training & Certification Course (GAF) ON
Ottawa

Ottawa Athletic Club
Fri June 21, 5pm-9pm

Sat June 22, 12pm-8pm

Sun June 23, 12pm-8pm

 

12 CALA CECs for refresher & canfitpro credits

CALA Trainer:  Jill Young

 

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

CALA Healing Waters AQUA Arthritis and Joint Disorders Speciality Training and Certification Course HW:AA AB
Calgary

Vecova Recreation Centre

Fri June 21, 5pm-9pm

Sat June 22, 1pm- 9pm

Sun June 23, 1pm-9pm

 

Earn canfitpro cecs. Earn 12 CALA CECs if you are repeating the GAF.

CALA Trainer:  Katherine McKeown

 

Register through Municipality of the County of Kings Registration Poster   pdf
Contact CALA at 1-888-751-9823 or email CALA_AQUA@mac.com

CALA Group Aquafitness Specialty Training and Certification Course (GAF)
 
NS
Waterville Country of Kings

Waterville Pool and 14 Wing Greenwood Pool (at the base)
Fri June 21, 5pm-9pm
Sat June 22, 9am-5pm
Sun June 23, 9am-5pm

(start and end times to be confirmed)

 

Earn canfitpro & NSFLA cecs.
Earn 12CALA CECs if you are repeating GAF.

CALA Trainer:  TBA and Dawn Lea Greer (apprentice trainer)

 

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

GAF, HW & Aqua Yoga Practical Assessments

  • You must book your spot through CALA to do your practical assessment (30 minutes)
     
  • You must have submitted & passed your Aqua Yoga Journal and/or HW assignment
    on or before June 15, 2019
     
  • You must book your practical assessment spot through CALA on or before June 30
ON
Hamilton

Ryerson Recreation Centre

 

 

Consider being a participant in the pool for those taking their assessment. Contact CALA if you are able to be a participant.

 

Sun July 7

 

Practical assessments between 8am-5pm

CALA Assessor: Katherine McKeown and Julia Ito

 

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 TBA

 

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

ON
Ottawa

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

 

4 CALA CECs, Y & canfitpro

 

 

CALA Trainer: Jennie Queen (TBC)

 

Registration Poster: to be posted
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 tba
     
  • You must book your practical assessment spot through CALA on or before tba
ON
Ottawa

Ottawa Athletic Club
Date to be announced

 

Exam writing time:
Between 1pm-8pm
and

GAF Practical Assessments:
Time:  Between 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

 

You must book your practical assessment spot through CALA on or tba

 

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

 

CALA Workshops:

Water Running & Aqua Kick Box
 

ON

Orleans

City of Ottawa, Bob McQuarrie Pool

Sun July 21, 8am-12pm & 1pm- 5pm

 

Earn 4 CALA CECs & canfitpro cecs

CALA Trainer:  Dylan Harries and possibly Charlene Kopansky

 

Register through City of Ottawa for City of Ottawa instructors only

Open Book Theory exam writing & GAF Practical Assessments
  • 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 July 1, 2019
  • You must book your practical assessment spot through CALA on or before July 7
NS
Waterville County of Kings

Waterville Aquatic Centre
Sun July 21

Exam writing between 1pm-4pm

 

Sun July 21 GAF Practical
assessments between 4pm-8pm

Assessors: TBA and Apprentice Assessor: Dawn Lea Greer

 

You must book your practical assessment spot through CALA on or before July 7, 2019!

 

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

 

 

CALA Water Running & Aqua Kick Box Workshop BC

Vancouver Island Comox

Comox Valley Sports Centre

Aug 1, 9am-5pm   

 

Earn canfitpro. BCRPA, AFLCA, CFES, SPRA & 8 CALA cecs

CALA Trainer: To be confirmed

 

Registration Poster: to be posted

Register through Comox Valley Regional District at 250-334-9622

Combined Foundations of Vertical Water Training Pre-Requisite Course (VWT) and
Group Aquafitness Specialty Training and Certification Course (GAF)
BC

Vancouver Island Comox

Comox Valley Sports Centre 

Tues Aug 6 to Sat Aug 10, 9am-5pm

 

Earn canfitpro cecs

CALA Trainer:  Regan Jamieson

 

Registration Poster: to be posted

Register through Comox Valley Regional District at 250-334-9622

CALA Conference

AB

Canmore,

Elevation Place

Sat Oct 5, Sun Oct 6

 

Earn canfitpro cecs. Earn 8 - 12 CALA CECs

Team of Presenters

 

Registration and Details:  Brochure in process

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

CALA Workshop TBA

 

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

ON
Ottawa

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

 

4 CALA CECs, Y & canfitpro

CALA Trainer: (TBC)

 

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

CALA Healing Waters: Aquatic Post Rehabilitation Specialty Training & Certification  HW:AA

 

 

ON
Aylmer

Terrace Lodge, Elgin County
Dates TBC
Fri 6pm-10pm
Sat 12pm-8pm
Sun 8am-5pm

 

Earn canfitpro cecs.

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

CALA Trainer: Julia Ito

 

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

HW & Aqua Yoga Practical Assessments

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

  • You must have submitted & passed your Aqua Yoga Journal and/or HW assignment on or before June 25, 2019
     

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

ON
Aylmer

Terrace Lodge, Elgin County

 

 

Consider being a participant in the pool for those taking their assessment. Contact CALA if you are able to be a participant.

Dates to be confirmed

 

Practical assessments between 8am-5pm

CALA Assessor: Katherine McKeown and Julia Ito

 

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

 

 

2020
 

 

 

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