March 3-4 CPSI Course (8:00 am - 5:00 pm - check in at 7:30)
March5 CPSI Exam (9:00 am - 12:00 pm - check in at 8:00)
Sylvester Powell, Jr. Community Center
6200 Martway St.
Mission, KS 66202
6401 E. Frontage Rd.
Merriam, KS 66202
CPSI ManualThe CPSI Manual is mailed to registrants for the course. It is not included in the Exam Only option.
Cancellation PolicyNo refunds, substitutions allowed.
Individuals taking the CPSI Classroom Course will gain practical, hands-on training on how to apply the ASTM standards and the CPSC guidelines to playground environments. Course participants will learn how to identify hazards on public playgrounds and playground equipment, how to rank hazards according to injury potential and how to apply that knowledge and establish a playground safety program.
The CPSI course materials that must be read in advance will be mailed to the course registrants 4 weeks prior to the course.
Course materials are not provided to those that register for the CPSI Exam only.
The option to take the CPSI exam via computer based testing is available through the NRPA. To obtain additional information please visit www.nrpa.org/cpsi. Please be advised if you register to take the examination with the course, you will not receive a refund to take your exam via computer based testing at a later date. Please decide now if you would like to take the exam on Day 3 of the course or via a Computer Based Exam at a later date.
CEUs - 1.5
Thank you to our CPSI sponsor:
Please contact the KRPA office if you have questions.
March 11-12, 2020
Derby Recreation Commission
801 E. Market
Check-In begins at 7:45 A.M.
Sleep Inn & Suites
651 E. 71st St. South
Haysville, KS 67060
Reservations can be made using this link or call 1-316-425-6077, Group Name: KRPA, Group Code: LG72Q5. Group rate is available until 2/18/2020.
* Early Bird Pricing ENDS February 5, 2020 *
The Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO) Course is a 2-day training program designed to meet the needs of those working in public and semi-public recreational pool or water park facilities. The AFO Course offers unique discussions on risk management and pool management as well as training in proper water chemistry, water chemistry challenges and solutions.
The current Aquatic Facility Operators Manual will be sent to each full course registrant prior to the course.
Upon successful completion of the AFO Course and 50 question open book exam, participants will be certified for 5 years by the National Certification Board in coordination with the National Recreation and Park Association.
Who Should Attend
Aquatic Directors, Recreation Directors, Water Park Directors, Pool Managers, Aquatic Supervisors, Resort/Hotel/Motel Staff, and any staff member responsible for the operation, maintenance and management of an aquatic facility.
Contact KRPA Office with questions:
9:30-10:30 Session IMaximize Your Time and Energy on Social Media
10:30-11:30 Session II
Social Media Customer Service
12:15-1:15 Session III
Social Media Paid Advertising
1:15-2:15 Session IV
2:30-3:30 Session V
April 15-16, 2020
Lawrence Indoor Aquatic Center
4706 Overland Drive
Check-In begins at 7:45A.M.
Tru by Hilton, Lawrence
510 Wakarusa Dr.
Lawrence, KS 66049
* Early Bird Pricing ENDS March 4, 2020 *
Sports Branch Social
Wichita Wind Surge vs. Nashville Sound
Saturday, April 18th, 2020
New Wichita Ballpark
300 S. Sycamore St.
6:05pm - Tailgate before the game (location & time TBD)
$25 per person (cost includes ticket and tailgating)
For more information on the event contact Brandon Stortz, Sports Branch Chair
For registration information contact Jamie@krpa.org