Park and Recreation Maintenance Management School

Jan 25, 2015 - Jan 30, 2015

West Virginia


Maintenance Management School is a two-year certificate program.

The Park and Recreation Maintenance Management School is a two-year professional development program for park and recreation personnel. The school has celebrated over 30 years of service to the park and recreation profession.

This comprehensive instructional program is especially designed for park, recreation, and conservation personnel who manage park and recreation maintenance programs. This program is conducted by the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management and Continuing and Professional Education at North Carolina State University and the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA).

Oglebay Resort and Conference Center
Wheeling, West Virginia

January 25 to 30, 2015

Throughout the two year school you will learn about:

  • Maintenance and Operating Objectives/Policies
  • Planning/Organizing the Maintenance Program
  • Elements of Park and Recreation Maintenance
  • Supervising Maintenance Personnel
  • Maintenance and Operating Problems
  • Facility and Structure Maintenance
  • Maintenance Plan Development Projects
  • Grounds Maintenance
  • Maintenance of Vehicles and Equipment
  • Site Amenity Maintenance

“A very good heads up for new or prospective supervisors, their duties and roles and what is expected of them. Wish I had this training three years ago!”

“I knew I would become a supervisor one day. Now I know I will be a great supervisor. Cannot wait until next year!”

“The second year made the program have meaning to me, very inspiring. Thanks!”

“Great course – enjoyed interacting with people from other parts of the country. The topics covered in the program covered most, if not all, areas in my work environment.”

Future School Dates:

  • January 25 to 30, 2015

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For more information on registration and other details, contact Oglebay Resort and Conference Center at