The Aquatics Branch is one of eight branch units of KRPA membership that provides specific focus and attention to a professional endeavor of the park and recreation industry. The other KRPA Branch groups are Administration, Park and Natural Resources, Park Law Enforcement, Recreation, Sports, and Wellness. Branch leadership falls under an elected board.
Aquatic Facility Operator Program
The Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO) program is an advanced, state of-the-art educational training program for those persons managing and operating aquatic facilities. The AFO program is fast becoming the leading training opportunity for pool operators and aquatic facility managers in the United States and to date has certified over 16,000 aquatic facility operators in the 16 years of existence. Click here to learn more.
AQUATIC BRANCH BOARD
Emporia Recreation Commission
Manhattan Parks and Recreation
Lawrence Parks and Recreation
Great Bend Recreation Commission
Derby Recreation Commission
Salina Parks and Recreation
City of Overland Park