Event Details

Bone Fit™ Workshops


Event Type: Workshop

Website: https://www.bonefit.ca/upcoming-workshops/

Start Date: September 15, 2018, 7:30 am

End Date: October 21, 2018, 4:00 pm

Location: Various Cities in Ontario

Course Title: Bone Fit™ Workshops

Host: Osteoporosis Canada

Instructors: Guelph, Ajax & St. Catherines - Dr. Judi Laprade
                     Ottawa & Sudbury - Dr. Caitlin McArthur

Dates: Saturday, September 15, 2018 (Basic Workshop - Guelph)
            Saturday, September 15 - Sunday, September 16, 2018 (Clinical Workshop - Guelph)
            Saturday, September 22, 2018 (Basic Workshop - Ottawa)
            Saturday, September 22 - Sunday, September 23, 2018 (Clinical Workshop - Ottawa)
            Saturday, September 29, 2018 (Basic Workshop - Ajax)
            Saturday, September 29 - Sunday, September 30, 2018 (Clinical Workshop - Ajax)
            Saturday, October 13, 2018 (Basic Workshop - Sudbury)
            Saturday, October 13 - Sunday, October 14, 2018 (Clinical Workshop - Sudbury)
            Saturday, October 20, 2018 (Basic Workshop - St. Catharines)
            Saturday, October 20 - Sunday, October 21, 2018 (Clinical Workshop - St. Catharines)

Times: Saturdays: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
            Sundays: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Locations: Guelph - YMCA-YWCA Guelph
                   Ottawa - Bruyère
                   Ajax - McLean Community Centre
                   Sudbury - Health Sciences North
                   St. Catharines - Brock University

Registration Fees: 1-Day Basic Workshop - $200/person; 2-Day Clinical Workshop - $400/person


Bone Fit™ is an an evidence-informed exercise training workshop designed for healthcare professionals and exercise practitioners. This workshop will provide training on the most appropriate, safe & effective methods, prescribe & progress exercise for people with osteoporosis. 

Bone Fit™ Basics (1-day) is aimed at exercise and fitness professional working in the community with uncomplicated osteoporosis clients.

Bone Fit™ Clinical (2-day) is aimed at rehabilitation professionals working in a clinical environment with simple or complex osteoporosis clients.

All registrations include online modules to be completed, in-person training, breakfast and lunch, a free t-shirt (Basics only) or a foam roller (Clinical only).

After an individual completes the training and passes the final quiz, they are placed on the locator map. This allows the public to find a Bone Fit™ trained professional in their area.


Last event registration deadline: Wednesday, October 10, 2018.

To register, please click here

If you have any questions or issues, please contact Kevin at 416-696-2663 x2290.