The National Recreation and Park Association offers the industry-leading certification program in playground safety, the Certified Playground Safety Inspector (CPSI) certification program. The CPSI certification program provides the most comprehensive and up-to-date training on playground safety issues including hazard identification, equipment specifications, surfacing requirements and risk management methods.
Cross checking will occur on the day of the exam, you must REGISTER AS YOUR NAME APPEARS ON YOUR DRIVER'S LICENSE.
Candidates must comply with the safety protocols mandated by NRPA to sit for the course and exam. Non-compliance will result in dismissal and all paid fees will be forfeit, without refund.
8:00AM - 9:00AM Check In (safety protocols - temp chk/mask required)
9:00AM - 9:15AM Exam Instruction
9:15AM - 11:15AM 2-Hour Certification Exam
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.
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Refund Request Deadline: 45th day prior to course start date. Refunds will not be processed after the deadline. All refunds are subject to a 25% administrative fee.
Changes & Transfer Request Deadline: 45th day prior to the course start date; submit in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org No changes to the original registration will be made after the 45th day.
Cancellation Request Deadline: 90th day prior to course start date; submit in writing to email@example.com
No shows and last minute cancellations forfeit all paid registrations and/or are responsible for full payment of registration. APRA is required to provide a guaranteed number of participants in advance and must adhere to national deadlines.