Events


  • Statewide Training and Funding Initiative

    Oct 13, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM (ET)
    GameTime, Dominica Recreation Products, J.A. Dawson & Company, PlayCore and the Florida Recreation and Park Association (FRPA) are teaming up to provide virtual educational symposiums.  The interactive education symposiums will help participants effectively fuel their community’s passion for play and recreation and empower stakeholders to become champions for high quality outdoor play and recreation environments that meet the diverse needs of children, families, and communities. Attendees will be inspired by unique design and program innovations, leadership case examples, and strategies to creatively consider the needs and goals of their community. The content and learning activities will equip participants in developing strong advocacy messages of how investing in parks and recreation positively impacts the quality of life in communities across Florida. Each professional development class will also include information on how to apply for matching funds (through GameTime) for eligible play systems to further the betterment of parks across the nation. Register Online at https://www.gametime.com/FRPA

  • Statewide Training and Funding Initiative

    Oct 21, 1:30 AM - 4:00 AM (ET)
    GameTime, Dominica Recreation Products, J.A. Dawson & Company, PlayCore and the Florida Recreation and Park Association (FRPA) are teaming up to provide virtual educational symposiums.  The interactive education symposiums will help participants effectively fuel their community’s passion for play and recreation and empower stakeholders to become champions for high quality outdoor play and recreation environments that meet the diverse needs of children, families, and communities. Attendees will be inspired by unique design and program innovations, leadership case examples, and strategies to creatively consider the needs and goals of their community. The content and learning activities will equip participants in developing strong advocacy messages of how investing in parks and recreation positively impacts the quality of life in communities across Florida. Each professional development class will also include information on how to apply for matching funds (through GameTime) for eligible play systems to further the betterment of parks across the nation. Register Online https://www.gametime.com/FRPA

  • Certified Playground Safety Inspector Course and Exam (VIRTUAL)

    Nov 18 - 20, (ET)
    NRPA’s industry leading certification program in playground safety, the Certified Playground Safety Inspector (CPSI) Certification program will provide the most comprehensive and up-to-date training on playground safety issues including hazard identification, equipment specifications, surfacing requirements and risk management methods. Due to COVID-19 ,  NRPA is transitioning from in-person classes to online Virtual Classes, a 4 hour review led by a CPSI instructor and computer-based exams