Virtual Event Archives
NRPA is dedicated to providing high quality and relevant education in a timely and convenient manner. Listed here are archived video recordings of our virtual events available for you to watch at your convenience. More recent virtual events are available through
our catalog to register for and view. We make an effort to maintain only the most recent recordings in this catalog, so if you would like to request a recording from an event conducted more than one year ago, please contact OnlineLearning@nrpa.org.
10 Minute Walk Learning SeriesContains 16 Component(s) Includes Multiple Live Events. The next is on 03/19/2020 at 2:00 PM (EDT)
Subscribe for free today to this learning series dedicated to the 10 Minute Walk initiative. This subscription will automatically enroll you in upcoming webinars, micro-learning, shared resources, and discussions focused on this important NRPA project.
2020 Premier Webinar SubscriptionContains 3 Product(s)
Subscribe to the 2020 Premier Webinar Series and be instantly registered for any premier discounted webinar that we offer for all of 2020 with continued access to the archived recordings and materials.
How Are You Going to Kill Weeds in Parks Without Glyphosate?Contains 2 Component(s)
The most commonly used weed-killer in the world, glyphosate, which is found in the herbicide Roundup, is likely to soon be banned in your community and in your park system due to fears it is carcinogenic and can be long-lasting in the environment. A ban on its use will leave park agencies few alternatives to control aggressive and invasive weeds in park landscapes. Learn about alternatives that are safer and less toxic so you will be prepared if this herbicide is banned in your community.
How To Help Camp Staff Provide The Best In SafetyContains 2 Component(s)
In this free webinar, attendees will hear best practices to help staff enhance participant safety, both day-to-day and in an emergency, and uncover common challenges that impact many recreation organizations.
Taking the Mystery Out of the NRPA Awards ProcessContains 2 Component(s)
Ever wonder what judges are looking for when you complete an award application? Here is your chance to hear from some NRPA Award Committee judges directly and ask them questions about the process for Innovation, Spotlight and Scholarship/Fellowship Awards.
Medical Marijuana/CBD: An ADA Compliance PerspectiveContains 4 Component(s), Includes Credits
This webinar will teach you what you need to know regarding the use of medical marijuana and CBD oil, and how ADA laws may affect your agency.
What is a Universal Playground and How Do I Get One?Contains 4 Component(s), Includes Credits
Based on a case study from the Oak Brook Park District, learn the “ins and outs” of adding a Universal Playground to your agency.
How to Prevent Child Abuse at Your Facility: Lessons LearnedContains 2 Component(s)
Join Darrell Walker and Kurt Knop as they share their experiences and what they learned after case of child abuse occurred at their aquatics facility. You will also take away risk management information to protect your patrons and yourselves.
NRPA Research: Making the CaseContains 2 Component(s)
This session will review the key findings of this year’s reports; including, the NRPA Agency Performance Review, Engagement with Parks report and the Farmers Market report. The presenters also will highlight three new NRPA research resources: the Green Infrastructure Framework, NRPA Park Check and the Customer Feedback Surveys guide.
NRPA’s Green Infrastructure Evaluation Framework – An online resource for measuring benefits in local parksContains 4 Component(s), Includes Credits
Use NRPA’s new online toolkit to collect data on the benefits of green infrastructure in parks.
An Inside Look at the Signs of Substance MisuseContains 3 Component(s)
The “Hidden in Plain Sight” curriculum helps parents, caregivers and out-of-school time providers to recognize signs of substance misuse. This webinar will provide education and awareness surrounding drug “slang”, current trends, and signs and symptoms of possible drug use.
Preparing Aquatic Staff For Summer 2020Contains 4 Component(s), Includes Credits Recorded On: 09/12/2019
This webinar will cover four key topics to ensure a smooth start to your summer 2020 season. We will review hiring key demographics, training your staff from the start, preparing facilities to operate smoothly, and scheduling reviews to ensure maximum efficiency.
How HIPAA Applies to Your Recreation AgencyContains 4 Component(s), Includes Credits Recorded On: 08/21/2019
When it comes to personal information, especially health data, maintaining privacy for the families in the communities you serve is of the utmost importance.