Program Highlights


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This year's program includes many new exciting features, including:

  • 17 sessions, 2 keynotes
  • 25 presenters, including 10 from across Canada, PLUS 3 international speakers
  • NEW this year:
    • Networking the Pond Reception, sponsored by HDR
      — Join colleagues from across the pond for some networking, fun and games
    • A morning run with an Olympic Champion — Delegates are welcome to join the Opening Keynote speaker, sponsored by Splashables Inc.Simon Whitfield on the morning of November 13th to go for a run before the Workshop starts!
    • TWO new session streams: Human Resources in Aquatics and Risk Management in Aquatics
  • 12 CECs for the full two day conference, plus an opportunity to earn 14 more with Extra Workshops to earn up to 26 CECs total!
  • 4 extra workshops, including Canadian Red Cross Psychological First Aid Instructor Course (earn 2 certificates to deliver and teach Psychological First Aid)
View the Program Guide to learn more.

Time to get SUPER EXTRA excited!

We're excited about this year's Ripple Effects and you should be too! This year, we are:

  • Introducing a SUPER Early Bird rate for SUPER savings!
  • Adding EXTRA education options: Register for a half day or full day of Extra Workshops and take away even more hands-on information
  • Kicking-off Ripple Effects with an inspirational keynote from a Canadian Olympic Athlete, and wrapping up with inspiration from a superhero, Joey Rusnak
  • Helping you to connect with colleagues with the Network the Pond evening Reception, sponsored by HDR! Keep the conversation going by mixing and mingling with your peers. Light snacks and a drink ticket provided for the first 50 guests.
  • Getting up close and personal with the latest innovation at the largest Aquatics tradeshow in the province. 

Networking the Pond Reception

Sponsored by:   Hdr Logo C Lg

This evening networking social, hosted by Lifesaving Society of BC and Yukon, Canadian Red Cross, and BCRPA, will be full of fun and games! Join fellow delegates from across the pond on Wed, Nov 13, from 7 pm - 11 pm at The Pinnacle Hotel at the Pier in North Vancouver. Enjoy some conversation, play games and have fun with others who share your passion for aquatics!

Light snacks provided. It pays to be on time - FREE drink ticket for the first 50 guests!

2019Re Programguide Cover Final View the Program Guide for full details.