Elders in Motion Training – Functional Fitness for Falls Prevention

 July 1, 2018
Posted by smiklosovic


This workshop is designed to help those who work with older adults to help improve their programming. Topics covered in the training include: safety, managing risks, gait, and falls risk assessments, exercise guidelines, specific exercise suggestions and program planning.

This course is being offered as a pilot workshop with NWT specific resources for the Elders in Motion program. It is being offered in partnership with the Department of Health and Social Services and the Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging and Aurora College. 

To be considered fully registered we require 100% payment.


  • Wednesday February 6, from 9am – 4pm 
  • Thursday February 7, from 9am – 4pm


  • Yellowknife
  • Location TBA 

Who should attend: 

Anyone who delivers community activity program to older adults or anyone interested in falls prevention. 

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:

  • Before 3 days of workshop date – 85% 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.


Click here to register!