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Playground Maintenance Course Instructor Application


Congratulations on taking the first step to become a Playground Maintenance Course Instructor. Not only is it a great addition to your professional growth but an opportunity to travel and network with other professionals who share your passion for playground safety.

Before proceeding with this application, please review the minimum qualifications listed below to make sure you are eligible to apply:
  • Six years full-time experience in playground maintenance, park operations and management, risk management, safety inspection and management or related fields
  • Must have experience teaching adult education
  • Must have a current CPSI certification and have maintained it for a minimum of 6 years
  • Must be a current member of NRPA

Important: Please download the provided reference form and have your three professional references complete it and email it directly to NRPA Director of Certification, Karen Snyder at ksnyder@nrpa.orgLetters or phone calls of recommendation will not be accepted.