Looking for the Little Sens Learn To Play program? You are in the right place!

Starting January 2020 the Little Sens Learn To Play program will be transitioning to the Ottawa Senators First Shift program. Participants will continue to receive all the benefits associated with the Little Sens Learn To Play program under the Senators First Shift banner at the same price including 10 weeks of on ice instruction, head to toe equipment and visit from Senators alumni.

Click here to visit the Ottawa Senators First Shift website!

Program Details

  • Each participant receives head to toe Ottawa Senators First Shift equipment (view image)
    • Helmet, skates, gloves, shoulder pads, elbow pads, pants, shin pads, jock/jill, neck guard, socks and a jersey.
    • Visit by a Senators alumni
    • Open to children born from 2009 to 2015 who have not previously registered in minor hockey through HEO, Hockey Outaouais or ODWHA
  • Two 10-week seasons are available
    • January to April – Registration coming soon!
    • April to May – Registration coming January 2020
  • Cost: $259 (ALL IN)

Registration Information

Participants will incur an initial cost of $199 for the first six weeks of the program through the Senators First Shift website. Participants are strongly encouraged to continue their child’s development for an additional four weeks of instruction at a cost of $60 directly with the Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs.

Dates & Locations

Winter 2020 – Registration now open! 

Bell Sensplex

THURSDAY

  • Thursday, January 9, 16, 23, February 6, 13, 20, 27, March, 5, 12, 26 – Coming soon!
  • Please note, there will be no session January 30th, March 19th.
    • Group 1 – 4:00 PM
    • Group 2 – 5:00 PM

SATURDAY

  • Saturday, January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, March 7, 14, 28, April 4 – Coming soon!
  • Please note the session January 25th, February 8, 22, 29th and April 11th will start at 3:15 PM & 4:15 PM
  • Please note, there will be no session March 21st.
    • Group 3 – 3:00 PM
    • Group 4 – 4:00 PM
RICHCRAFT SENSPLEX
  • Saturday, January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, March 7, 14, 28, April 4 – Coming soon!
  • Please note, there will be no session March 21st.
    • Group 1 – 11:15 PM
    • Group 2 – 12:15 PM

SPRING 2020 – Registration coming January 2020!

BELL SENSPLEX

THURSDAY

  • Thursday, April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, May 7, 14, 21, 28, June 4 – Coming soon!
    • Group 1 – 4:00 PM
    • Group 2 – 5:00 PM

SATURDAY

  • Saturday, April 11, 18, 25, May 2, 9, 23, 30, June 6, 13, 20, 27 – Coming soon!
  • Please note there is no session May 16th.
  • Please note the session April 25th will start at 3:00 PM (Group 1) & 4:00 PM (Group 2)
    • Group 1 – 3:15 PM
    • Group 2 – 4:15 PM
RICHCRAFT SENSPLEX
  • Saturday, April 11, 18, 25, May 2, 9, 23, June 6, 13, 20 27 – Coming soon!
  • Please note the session May 2nd & 9th will start at 12:30 PM (Group 1) & 1:30 PM (Group 2)

Please note there is no session May 16th or May 30th

    • Group 1 – 12:15 PM
    • Group 2 – 1:15 PM

Miscellaneous Information

Ottawa Senators First Shift is open to boys and girls, between the ages of 4 and 10 years old*, who have never previously enrolled in minor hockey within Canada.

Registration Link: Click here to register for the Ottawa Senators First Shift Program!

Refund Policy:Read our Refund & Cancellation Policy.