CPRP Exam Prep Series C - Nov/Dec, 2019

CPRP Exam Prep Series C - Nov/Dec, 2019
CPRP is a national certification program through the National Recreation and Park Association, and it is designed for park and recreation professionals that wish to put their career on the path to success. Achieving and maintaining this nationally-recognized certification illustrates a commitment to professional growth as well as an intricate understanding of key concepts within the field of parks and recreation. This program consists of four classes that will train and prepare participants to become a CPRP. Each of the four classes covers a different area of the exam, so attendance to all classes is highly recommended but not mandatory.


To attend the CPRP training sessions and sit for the exam, you must meet the following NRPA eligibility requirements:


  • Have received, or are set to receive, a Bachelor's degree from a program accredited by the Council of Accreditation of Parks, Recreation, Tourism, and Related Professions (COAPRT), or
  • Have a Bachelor's degree or higher from any institution in recreation, park resources, or leisure services, and no less than 1 year of full-time experience in the field, or
  • Have a Bachelor's degree or higher in a major other than recreation, park resources, or leisure services, and no less than 3 years of full-time experience in the field, or
  • Have an Associate's degree, and no less than 4 years of full-time experience in the field, or
  • High school degree or equivalent, and 5 years of full-time experience in the field (1 year of part-time work experience in the field (20 hours+ per week) = 6 months of full-time work experience)

Who Should Attend: Professionals from varying special interest groups and levels of experience (must meet one criteria above) are encouraged to pursue CPRP designation to stay at the forefront of the parks and recreation profession. Additionally, CPRP certification is a pre-requisite for professionals aspiring to seek CPRE designation.

What to Bring: Attendees are highly encouraged to purchase NRPA's CPRP Study Guide prior to the start of the course. Instructors will reference material in the book, and it makes for a great resource in preparing for the exam. 

To Register:
Login to your IPRA account, then select "Register Myself". If you do not have one, create an IPRA account, then register for the event.

Fee: $35.00 IPRA Member / $70.00 Non-Member

Cancellations: Refunds will be issued to requests received on or before November 1, 2019, less a 20% administrative fee. No refunds will be issued after the registration deadline.

CEUs: Event is not approved for CEUs (Continuing Education Units are for CPRE and CPRP certification). 

Questions: CLICK HERE to view IPRA's Education Curriculum, or contact course instructor Nicole Ginger at nicole.ginger@chicagoparkdistrict.com
Where
Fosco Park Chicago Park District 1312 South Racine Chicago, IL 60608 UNITED STATES

Program

   

Thursday, 07 November 2019

 
9:30 AM

Thursday, 21 November 2019

 
Time
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
9:30 AM

Thursday, 05 December 2019

 
Time
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
9:30 AM

Thursday, 19 December 2019

 
Time
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
9:30 AM

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