Learn more about the Academic Accreditation program through the COAPRT Trainings
Online Training Opportunities
COAPRT Program Training
The Council on Accreditation of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Related Professions (COAPRT) adopted new academic program standards on January 1, 2013. This webinar is designed specifically to train a minimum of one faculty representative of programs scheduled for accreditation/re-accreditation within the next two years. The webinar focuses on the preparation of the self-study and all program documentations addressing the COAPRT 2013 academic program standards and the logistics of hosting an accreditation visit. Programs scheduled for accreditation/re-accreditation within the next two years are required to have a minimum of one faculty member complete COAPRT training.
COAPRT Visitor Training
The Council on Accreditation of Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Related Professions (COAPRT) adopted new academic program standards on January 1, 2013. All approved visitors must have attended a COAPRT 2013 Standards Training before they can be assigned to a visitation team. All prospective visitors are required to attend a COAPRT training.The webinar focuses specifically on how to review a program's self-study with emphasis on the new standards, how to conduct a visit, preparation of a visitation report and the responsibilities and expectations of a visitor.
Previously Offered Trainings
- Guidelines for Learning Outcomes in Therapeutic Recreation Webinar Training - April 2012
- COAPRT - Program Training: The 2013 Standards Webinar Training - PDF of PowerPoint - November 2013
- COAPRT - Program Training: The 2013 Standards Webinar Training - Recording - November 2013 (available for free through our Online Learning Center)
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