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Fitness Leadership

The Fitness Leadership training program is currently undergoing review and not being offered. For more information, contact Bri Krekoski at

Fitness Leadership

Through the NWTRPA Fitness Program, community members are supported in becoming certified fitness leaders. You no longer have to go south or take online courses to become a certified fitness leader. You can participate in a course in your own community.


The NWTRPA facilitates Alberta Fitness Leadership Certification Association (AFLCA) certifications. Individuals must be 18 year of age to obtain certification.


Once fully certified, AFLCA certification provides leaders with:

  • Affordable comprehensive insurance coverage

  • Discounts on conferences and workshops

  • National and internationally affiliated through the National Fitness Leadership Alliance and ICREPS.

  • Ongoing Professional development opportunities

  • registry listings

  • Opportunities for continuing education credits

  • Increased credibility and marketability


NWT Recreation and Parks Association Box 841, 4908 49th Street
Yellowknife, NT X1A 2N6

The NWT Recreation and Parks Association's physical office is located in Sǫ̀mba K'è on Chief Drygeese Territory in Treaty 8, the traditional home of the Yellowknives Dene and the North Slave Métis, also known as Yellowknife, Northwest Territories.

P. (867) 669-8375      

F. (867) 669-6791