COVID-19 SAFETY POLICY:
•All participants, instructors and staff who have symptoms of COVID-19 AND/OR have traveled outside Canada in the last 14 days AND/OR were identified by Public Health as a close contact of a confirmed case must stay home and self-isolate.
•Participants who are ill will not be permitted to attend programs.
•Daily checks for respiratory illness at sign-in will be performed by asking participants to confirm that they do not have symptoms of common cold, influenza, COVID-19, or other respiratory disease.
•Participants must assess themselves daily for symptoms of common cold, influenza, COVID-19, or other infectious respiratory disease before registering or attending programs.
•If a participant, instructor or staff member is unsure they should self-isolate, they will be directed to use the BC COVID-19 Self-Assessment Tool, contact 8-1-1 or the local public health unit.
•Additionally, encouraged to contact a family physician or nurse practitioner to be assessed for COVID-19 and other respiratory diseases.
GENERAL SAFETY PRACTICES
•Registration and payment is required for most programs to help reduce the capacity to allow for physical distancing. Limited drop-ins permitted
•Please arrive no more than 10 minutes prior to your program time.
•Patrons may be required to line up prior to entering the facility.
•Follow physical distancing practice and maintain minimum 2 metres between yourself and others at all times.
•Bring your own pre-filled water bottle and dress accordingly. Not all fountains and changing rooms will be available.
•The building will not be open for general socializing/congregating.
•You will be asked to leave the building once your program has ended.
•Anyone not following safety guidelines or directions from staff will be asked to leave.
•Please respect and follow directions of staff at all times.
ENHANCED CLEANING MEASURES
•Reducing the amount of people who can visit at one time.
•Setting up one-way travel around facilities and where it is not possible, two-way travel will be in place.
•Clearing and cleaning the programmable space in between programs.
•Facility will be sanitized at least twice per day at all high frequency touch points in addition to any regularly scheduled overnight sanitizing/cleaning per operating days of the facility.
•Site Safety Plans available at reception desk.