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Playground Maintenance Academy
~endorsed by the CPRS Development and Operations Section and District 4!~

Upcoming Academies will Open in 2020!

Call our office with any questions: 916-665-2777

An outstanding learning exchange for  maintenance providers that includes CEUs and a take-home publication.

Click here to view all upcoming events

(If registration is closed, please get on our waiting list by calling 916.665.2777)

To register via paper form, click here:  
Playground Maintenance Academy - Paper Registration Form

Who Should Attend:  Professionals responsible for the planning, construction, project management and maintenance of outdoor play spaces.  And think about cross-training as well: Management staff and their programming team members in key decision-making positions are also a good fit, along with those who want to promote up!

Featuring:  Butch DeFillippo, PlaySafe, LLC providing valuable knowledge from an experienced professional in the field of playground maintenance!

Learning Take-Aways:  *Ways to avoid injuries to children and the lawsuits that may follow * Adequate Surfacing * Surfacing Compliance * Playground Site * Hazards vs. Risk * Responsibility of an Owner/Operator * Responsibility of the Installer * Purchasing New Equipment.

Example Day-At-A-Glance (sometimes the times are different per location):

8:45 to 9:00 am - Check-in & Welcome

9:00 to 1:00 pm - Workshop

1:00 to 1:30 pm - Lunch

*A manual is included with this workshop and 0.4 CEUs

At The Door:  Call in advance, 916.665.2777 Registration is limited due to instructor/student ratio. Please pre-register. We probably will not have space for onsite registration.


CPRS Member Registration Fee: $80.00                 Non-Member Fee: $95.00

CPRS Student Member Registration Fee: $40.00