February 5-7, 2019
Atrium Hotel & Conference Center
1400 N. Lorraine Street
Hutchinson, KS 67501
For room reservations, please call (620) 669-9311.
VENDOR REGISTRATION Commercial companies and their employees must register as a vendor at this link: Vendor Registration for Trade Show
$380 Non Member
Full Citizen Board Package
$305 Non Member
February 5, 2019:
$135 Non Member
$120 Non Member
February 6, 2019:
$225 Non Member
$210 Non Member
February 7, 2019:
Student members may attend the Student Summit and conference sessions at no charge IF they pre-register. Students can join KRPA for $15 when registering online for the conference.
NOTE: The student registration does not include lunches or evening socials. Students can purchase tickets in advance for the meals and socials for an extra fee.
*Attendee fees must be paid by February 1, 2019.
* Employees of a commercial company that sells products or services to parks and recreation agencies cannot register here. Commercial Companies and their employees must register as a Vendor at the link below:
Kansas Recreation and Park Association
700 SW Jackson St Ste 805
Topeka KS 66603-3737
Phone: (785) 235-6533
March 5-6 CPSI Course (8:00 am - 5:00 pm - check in at 7:30)
March 7 CPSI Exam (9:00 am - 12:00 pm - check in at 8:00)
9001 W. 62nd Street
LodgingDrury Inn9009 Shawnee Mission ParkwayMerriam, KS
Click here to reserve a room. Reservations may also be made by calling 1-800-325-0720 and refer to your group number 2356342.
Please make your reservations by Tuesday, February 5, 2018 to receive your group rate. Reservations made after this date will be subject to prevailing rate and availability.
*Early Bird Pricing ENDS January 22, 2019*
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 20-21, 2019
Lawrence Indoor Aquatic Center
4706 Overland Drive
Check-In begins at 7:30 A.M.
DoubleTree by Hilton
200 McDonald Drive
Lawrence, KS 66044
* Early Bird Pricing ENDS February 6, 2019 *
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:
April 25-26, 2019
Derby Recreation Commission
801 E. Market
Sleep Inn & Suites
651 E. 71st Street S.
Haysville, KS 67060
*To make a reservation, please call (316) 425-6077 and mention Group Name: Kansas Recreation & Park.
*Room rate is valid until April 10, 2019.
* Early Bird Pricing ENDS March 14, 2019 *