School Is In!

October 1, 2016, Department, by NRPA

The end of summer marks the beginning of school, and this fall the kids are not the only ones returning to further their education. The 2016 NRPA school season kicks off each August with Directors School, which this year hosted its largest class of students in school history! If you missed us there, be sure to take note of the program dates included on this page and plan to participate in an upcoming scholastic endeavor! Also, be sure to click here for information about scholarships and other tuition assistance.

 

CPSI Program

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. Click here for details.


November

2-4                   Lexington, South Carolina

2-4                  North Salt Lake, Utah

8-10                 Liberty, Missouri

9-11                 San Angelo, Texas

16-18               Clearwater, Florida

29-Dec 1        Everett, Washington

 

December

13-15Horsham, Pennsylvania

 

 

AFO Program

The Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO) certification is a state-of-the-art certification for pool operators and aquatic facility managers. Click here for details.

November

8-9                    Austin, Texas

8-9                   Charlottesville, Virginia

10-11                Portland, Oregon

12-13                Sun City, Arizona

15-16        Anaheim, California

28-29        Sacramento, California

 

December

1-2          North Miami, Florida

6-7          Camarillo, California

7-8          St. Louis Park, Minnesota

21-22          Las Vegas, Nevada

 

January

18-19   Phoenix, Arizona


February

7-8          Phoenix, Arizona

28- Mar 1          Hartford, Connecticut

 

March

9-10          Canton, Michigan

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. Click here for details.

Supervisors' Management School: November 6-10, 2016

Event Management School: January 15-20, 2017

Park & Recreation Maintenance Management School: January 29 - February 3, 2017

Revenue Development & Management School: March 12-17, 2017