The Certified Park and Recreation Executive (CPRE) establishes a national standard for managerial, administrative and executive parks and recreation professionals. This mastery-level credential focuses on the practical knowledge and current real-world skills necessary in today’s changing park and recreation environment.

Online Certification Center Login

CPRE Resources

For questions or further information on certification, please email us at certification@nrpa.org

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