NRPA is committed to providing well-crafted and relevant online learning opportunities for individuals at all levels in the park and recreation field. In today’s every changing world online learning is a cost-effective and flexible way to educate staff, provide training, and earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) without leaving the comfort of your home or office.  

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Online Courses

Browse the catalog of online courses and find courses in accessibility, risk management, certification prep courses, and much more. Already enrolled in online courses - log in to your Online Learning Center.


Stay current on the latest trends and best practices in the park and recreation field through NRPA webinars. Participate in live webinars or view our free archived webinars. Premier member access to the premier webinar series.


Chats differ in style and substance from conventional education webinars. Within our live chats, the emphasis of the event is directly relaying commentary and analysis of specific pre-determined topics though interactive discussions lead by subject matter experts and professionals in the field.

Knowledge Center

The Knowledge Center is a members-only benefit which is part of the NRPA Connect community. NRPA is committed to the development and delivery of learning opportunities -- creating and distributing research, standards, and leading practices -- to its members. Members can view and share documents, standards, best practices and research used by park and recreation professionals and agencies around the country.