PRO Aquatics Papers 2010


 
                    

Parks and Recreation Ontario Aquatics Conference  2010
Presentations


Lake Rosseau
Nov 3 - 5, 2010

Breaking the Mold: How Aquatics Professionals Transfer to Non-Aquatics Positions

This session looks at the perception of aquatic personnel by management and non-aquatic staff, and explores the difficulties aquatic...

Business Writing Made Easy

This session provides tips for writing clearly and concisely, and discusses why the rules for letters don't work for emails and what words...

Creative and Innovative Programming for your Aquatic Facility

This session discusses different approaches to developing new clienteles and attracting back those that have stopped attending.Presentation...

Design for Community Aquatic Centres

This presentation focuses on design for your Aquatics Centre and how to involve user groups; technical design, what this process involves,...

Employment Relations: Understanding Employment Issues

This session provides an understanding of the legal difference between an employee and a contractor and the drafting of applicable...

Engaging with Communities at Risk

This Canadian Red Cross session provides tools and resources to build relationships and engage First Nations communities in your...

Facility Design and Renovation Case Study: City of Kingston

This session explores the ingredients for a successful facility design and renovation through three case studies in the City of Kingston,...

Making CLASS Work for You

This session looks at how to use CLASS more efficiently and effectively within Program Registration and Program Maintenance. Topics include...

Making the Case for the 8-Lane Pool

This session looks at the business case and community impact for 8-lane training pools. What are the benefits of an 8-lane pool and is...

Policy Matters: An Overview of PRO's Policy Initiatives

This session looks at some of PRO's current policy initiatives and research, how to use those tools to be in a better position to advocate...

Project Management Methodology

This session references the Standards from the Project Management Institute (PMI), as well as the nine knowledge areas prescribed in the...

Scanning: Factors Affecting Aquatic Staff

This session reviews the physiology behind how the eye works for a life guard, the concepts of “inattentive blindness”, and the factors...

Social Media – The New “Buddies' System”

This session discusses swim participants, (the Gen Xers), who rely on the power of social media to increase their social networks, and how...

Strokes, Strokes & More Strokes

Participants explore the most efficient training strategies to enhance stroke development drills for the very basic to the most advanced...

Violence in the Workplace

This session shares the actions taken in response to a 2008 shooting incident at a Toronto community centre, which resulted in three...
Subscribe to PRO Aquatics Conference 2010

Share Your Thoughts