Registration Rates

Empower YOUth Conference  •  Saturday, November 19

*All prices are subject to GST. Registration includes lunch.

*BCRPA Fitness Leaders can earn up to 4.5 CECs for attending all day.

•  Register in-person on Sat, Nov 18 at Creekside Community Centre, 1 Athlete's Way, Vancouver


  EARLY BIRD RATES (Ending Oct 25) REGULAR RATES (Starting Oct 26)
Member $115 $140
Non-Member $125 $150

Certification Day  •  Sunday, November 20

* All prices are subject to GST. Lunch is not included.


safeTALK: suicide alertness for everyone

  • 3.5 BCRPA Fitness CECs
$106 $116

HIGH FIVE® Principles of Healthy Childhood Development (PHCD)

  • 4 BCRPA Fitness CECs
$95 $105

View the Program Guide for complete details.

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Hotel Discount

Are you coming from out of town? Savings are available at the Sandman Hotel Vancouver City Centre, 180 West Georgia Street.

Rates apply for stays between Wed, Nov 16, 2022 and Thu, Nov 24, 2022. Rates are $119 + GST for a standard cozy queen and $129 for a standard 2 double beds + GST, subject to availability. Complimentary parking included.

Book early to avoid disappointment.
Make your reservation by Friday, October 28 to save.

Click here to make your reservation online.

If you are reserving your room via phone,
reference Confirmation Number: 145793
or BC Recreation and Parks Association
to receive the discount.

BCRPA Fitness Renewal Continuing Education Credits

BCRPA Registered Fitness Leaders can receive up to 12 Fitness CECs for attending Empower YOUth:

  • 4.5 CECs for Sat, Nov 19
  • 3.5 CECs for safeTALK: suicide alertness for everyone on Sun, Nov 20
  • 4 CECs for HIGH FIVE® PHCD on Sun, Nov 20

Check-in and check-out procedures must be followed.

Refund Policy

Cancellation requests received by October 19, 2022 will receive a refund of 70%.

Cancellations made starting October 20, 2022 are non-refundable.

Registrations are non-transferable.

All requests for cancellations must be submitted by email to the BCRPA office and received within the allotted cancellation times noted above.

Special Thanks!

Event Sponsor:

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Break Sponsor:


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