The NWTRPA Annual Conference is an educational event for NWTRPA members and recreation leaders from across the NWT. The Annual Conference provides an opportunity to examine trends and issues affecting the recreation field and offer training in areas of programming, facility management and leadership.The NWTRPA Annual Conference is also host to our Awards Gala and Association AGM.
After months of organizing, promoting and planning, the 2016 NWTRPA and Youth Centres Conference has come to a close. With 30 sessions, broken into five streams over three days and over 180 registered delegates, this Conference was the biggest event the NWTRPA has ever hosted and a true watershed moment for the organization. Thank you to everyone who attended!
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SAVE WITH FIRST AIR – THE CONFERENCE’S OFFICIAL AIRLINE
To make a booking, please visit at www.firstair.ca and enter promo code RPA16 into the promo
code box, or phone the customer contact centre at 1(800)267-1247 and quote promo code RPA16 to the agent.
A discount of 40% is being offered from the lowest available fare at time of booking. All rules and restrictions of fare type chosen will apply. Travel period is valid from September 23 to October 2.
BOOK AT THE EXPLORER HOTEL AND SAVE
Book your room at the Explorer Hotel before August 25 using booking code NYCC16 to
get a reduced rate.
BOOK AT THE COAST FRASER TOWER AND SAVE
Book your room at the Coast Fraser Tower and ask to get the NWTRPA discount to get a
AFLCA Certified Fitness Leaders are eligible to receive continuing education credits for attending the NWTRPA and Youth Centre Conference. 1.0 AFLCA credit will be provided for one hour of workshop time. After the conference, a letter will be emailed to certified leaders indicating the session they attended which can then be submitted to the AFLCA.
All programs, workshops or courses require 100% payment at the time of registration.
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:
- Within 7 days of workshop date – 85% refund
- Within 3 days of workshop date – 50% refund
- 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.