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
  • Each registration includes six (6) weeks of development as part of the First Shift Program and priority access to an additional four (4) weeks as part of the Second Shift Program.
  • Cost: $259 (First & Second Shift 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

  • First Shift: Thursday, January 9, 16, 23, February 6, 13, 20
  • Second Shift: Thursday, February 27, March, 5, 12, 26
    • Group 1 – 4:00 PM
    • Group 2 – 5:00 PM

SATURDAY

  • First Shift: Saturday, January 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22
  • Second Shift: Saturday, February 29, March 7, 28, April 4 
  • Please note the session January 25th, February 8 & 29th will start at 3:15 PM (Group 3) & 4:15 PM (Group 4)
    • Group 3 – 3:00 PM
    • Group 4 – 4:00 PM
RICHCRAFT SENSPLEX
  • First Shift: Saturday, January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15
  • Second Shift: Saturday, February 22, 29, March 14, 28
    • Group 1 – 11:15 AM
    • Group 2 – 12:15 PM

SPRING 2020 – Registration now open!

BELL SENSPLEX

THURSDAY

  • First Shift: Thursday, April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, May 7
  • Second Shift: Thursday, May 14, 21, 28, June 4
    • Group 1 – 4:15 PM
    • Group 2 – 5:15 PM

SATURDAY

  • First Shift: Saturday, April 11, 18, 25, May 2, 9, 23
  • Second Shift: Saturday, May 30, June 6, 13, 20
  • 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
  • First Shift: Saturday, April 4, 11, 18, 25, May 2, 9
  • Second Shift: Saturday, May 23, June 6, 13, 20
  • Please note the session April 4th & 11th will start at 11:00 AM (Group 1) & 12:00 PM (Group 2)
  • Please note the session May 2nd & 9th will start at 11:30 AM (Group 1) & 12:30 PM (Group 2)
    • Group 1 – 11:15 AM
    • Group 2 – 12:15 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.