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Tis the season! This year, give the gift of knowledge and consider responding to our AFO and CPSI instructor recruitment campaign. Becoming an instructor is a great way to share your expertise and give back to the field. We are currently looking for experienced, knowledgeable and personable applicants.
The Certified Playground Safety Inspector (CPSI) certification program provides the most comprehensive training on playground safety standards and the credentials to inspect playgrounds for safety compliance.
6-8 Landover, Maryland
16-18 Murfreesboro, Tennessee
29-March 2 Galveston, Texas
7-9 Mission, Kansas
8-10 Long Beach, California
9-11 New Brighton, Minnesota
15-17 Phoenix, Arizona
15-17 Bismarck, North Dakota
22-24 St. Charles, Missouri
28-30 Winter Park, Florida
5-7, East Hartford, Connecticut
13-15, Newport News, Virginia
19-21, Lombard, Illinois
20-22, Troy, Michigan
The Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO) certification is a state-of-the-art certification for pool operators and aquatic facility managers.
5-6, Carmel, Indiana
23-24, Ellicott City, Maryland
10-11 San Diego, California
10-11 Canton, Michigan
14-15 Cedar Hill, Texas
23-25 Cheney, Washington
Schools and Conferences
NRPA Conferences and Schools are forums where the park and recreation community comes together to exchange ideas and information. Register now for these upcoming events. All NRPA Schools are held at Oglebay Resort in Wheeling, West Virginia, unless otherwise indicated.
NRPA Event Management School: January 17-22, 2016
NRPA Maintenance Management School: January 31- February 5, 2016
NRPA Revenue Development & Management School: March 13-18, 2016
NRPA Directors School: August 28-September 4, 2016
NRPA 2016 Annual Conference: October 5-8, 2016 - St. Louis, Missouri
Supervisor's Management School: November 6-10, 2016