Training and Development

Nature - A Prescription for a Healthy Community

Check out this online presentation on the catalyst for the Children in Nature movement, Richard Louv's book "Last Child in the Woods".  This webinar will also touch on some of the more recent research done to establish the empirical benefits of children (and their parents) spending time in...

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HIGH FIVE Sport Trainer Workshop

HIGH FIVE is Canada's only quality assurance program for recreation and sport programs for children ages 6-12.


When: Friday, June 13
Where: Calgary, AB
Fee: $266 + gst

Pre-requisites: HIGH FIVE Sport, HIGH FIVE Trainer, any NCCP certification.

Please contact Allie at...

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Vitalize 2014

Vitalize is the premier training and skills development conference for the nonprofit/voluntary sector in Alberta. Vitalize returns to Calgary in 2014 with phenomenal keynote speakers, a fun-filled evening gala and engaging speaker sessions.

It will take place June 5 - 7, 2014 at the Telus...

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Featured ARPA webinar on Mental Health

Breaking the Silence: Talking About Mental Illness

May 28, 10 am

The focus of the session will be on considerations and engagement strategies for children and youth with mental health concerns. The three most common mental health concerns for this population will be examined (anxiety,...

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YDRS Symposium: March 23 - 25

Do you work in children and youth recreation programming and are interested in learning about positive child and youth development through sport, recreation, physical activity, education and health promotion?

The YDRS Symposium is being held March 23-25 in Kananaskis. Take advantage of our...

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