Welcome to the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) Digital Badge page for the Certified Park and Recreation Professional (CPRP)! To verify this achievement, please click on the button below and search by name. If you have any questions regarding verification, please email customerservice@nrpa.org.

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The CPRP certification is the national standard for all parks and recreation professionals who are at the forefront of their profession.

Competencies

Operations, Programming, Human Resources, Finance and Communication

Program Requirements

How Certification is Achieved

Experience and education criterion must be met.

CPRP certification examination must be passed.

How Certification is Renewed

2.0 Continuing Education Units or Re-examination.

Certification Term

2 year certification.

Resources

Learn more about the Certified Park and Recreation Professional program.

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