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External Training Opportunities

In addition to the training opportunities Recreation Connections Manitoba is able to offer, many organizations in our province and across the country offer exciting opportunities for recreation professionals to expand their skills and knowledge.  We would like to thank the organizations that have submitted content for this page and invite you to explore all of these great training courses that are available.

The Canadian Playground Safety Institute

The Canadian Playground Safety Institute (CPSI) is offering a course in Manitoba this fall for participants who need to obtain their Canadian Certified Playground Inspector status, or who just want playground safety training.

If you know any, maintenance/public works personnel, daycare staff, health inspectors, owner/operators, private inspectors, contractors, manufacturers, installers, parks and recreation staff, and/or insurance agents who work – or support the use of quality playground equipment – in schools, municipalities, housing complexes, condominiums or other areas that contain public playground structures, please forward this information to them.

These professionals who are responsible for designing, selling, installing, maintaining and inspecting playground equipment have an incredibly important job. They are helping ensure the safety of toddlers, children and youth across this province and in local neighbourhoods.

These dedicated people, and their employers – can be confident they have the most up-to-date theoretical and practical knowledge about playground safety when they complete the CPSI’s Playground Inspector Certification courses.

CPSI Fall Courses Newsletter Here

The course will held in:

Winnipeg, MB, – October 2-5, 2018:

Theory Course – October 2-3, 2018

Practical Course  – October 4-5, 2018

Public Works Dept. – East Yards Complex,  960 Thomas Avenue, Winnipeg, MB

To register for this course using CPSI’s registration system see CPSI’s website. Registration System.

For more details and to download a registration flyer.   CPSI Course Registration Flyer.

Recreation Connection Manitoba members receive a discount on registration fees for CPSI courses.

For more information contact CPSI toll free at 1-877-536-2338.

If you would like more information on the Canadian Playground Safety Institute, please visit www.cpsionline.ca

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emerit Training Solutions

emerit Training Solutions offers the best skills training and certification in hospitality & tourism for dozens of occupations.  From National Occupation Standards to online learning, emerit offers a wide range of training formats.

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* Please note that Recreation Connections Manitoba does not endorse these programs and is not involved in their delivery.  These resources are for your information and we hope they assist you as you seek out professional development opportunities. *

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