Returning Programs

After a hiatus due to the pandemic, we are pleased to roll out the return of some of our youth focussed leadership programs.

Employment 411

This program for youth aged 14-21 years focuses on developing the skills for employment readiness. The course will provide participants with the basic skills and knowledge around resume building, how to apply for jobs, interview tips and first-time job information. The course also allows time for open youth programming in the gym or youth room. Participants will have the opportunity to attend additional training at no-cost including Standard First Aid and CPR-C and HIGH FIVE PHCD. Note: Upon enrollment in Employment 411, participants will receive an invitation to register for these certification courses.

Bennetto Recreation Centre – 450 Hughson Street N

March 13, 14, 15 – 9:00am-4:00pm

Course Code: 54770

Cost: Free

Recreation Leader In Training

Start your journey to become a successful camp or recreation leader. Focus on the key attributes and skills that aspiring leaders must know to successfully lead recreation programs for children and care for young participants. Leaders in Training will learn about group leadership, communication, leading games and activities in multiple environments, managing behaviour, and working as a team. Volunteer placements in camp or another suitable recreation program are offered to those who demonstrate successful completion the course.

Bernie Morelli Recreation Centre – 876 Cannon Street East

March 13-17 – 9:00am-4:00pm

Course Code: 54748

Cost: $225.05

Contact any recreation centre to register.