NCRPA will be hosting a Certified Playground Safety Inspector (CPSI) Certification course in coordination with the National Recreation and Park Association. The purpose of the CPSI certification is for those certified to be able to: identify hazards on playground equipment and the playground; rank the hazards according to injury potential; and apply the knowledge to remove the hazards and establish a system of inspections and maintenance.
This course is the most comprehensive training program on playground hazard identification & risk management methods offered. Advanced reading and 10 hours of training will prepare you for the Certified Playground Safety Inspector Exam scheduled at the culmination of this certification course.
October 22-24, 2019
$600 - Course and Exam; $110 - Exam Only*
Course registration includes refreshments and lunch on Tuesday and Wednesday, all course and study materials, course instruction, and the exam fee.
*Exam Only registration only includes the exam itself; course study materials will not be provided.
The course has been pre-approved for 1.5 CEUs.
Who should attend?
Architects, contractors, inspectors, planners, builders, engineers, grounds and maintenance staff, playground equipment manufacturers, playground operators and caretakers, public works and risk managers and summer camps, day camps & daycare centers
Deadline to register is September 20 - NO EXCEPTIONS. Cancellation deadline is September 27.
Cancellation Policy: Cancellation requests made on or before 9/27 will be subject to a $150 cancellation fee. Study materials do not need to be returned if they have been shipped prior to cancellation. Registration transfers will be allowed up to three weeks before the start of the course. It is the original applicant's responsibility to get the study materials to their replacement. Cancellation requests and transfer requests must be made in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org. (Please note this is not NCRPA's normal cancellation/refund policy.)
Please be sure to enter a valid mailing address when registering. This address will be used to mail your study materials, so it must be able to receive small packages. NCRPA Is not responsible to undelivered materials due to inaccurate addresses.
Class Size: Space is limited. Registration is on a first come, first serve basis. If the minimum is not reached, you will be notified 30 days in advance for cancellation of the course.
Course Information and Detailed Schedule
Statesville Hotel Information
Special Accommodations and ESL Request Information
If you have questions or need additional information, please contact Michelle at 919-832-5868 or Michelle@NCRPA.net