Training & Education Overview

Playing Field Maintenance Academy - -- NEW!

Scheduled for October 9 in Contra Costa County! State-wide Options in the Works 

Half-day training for field maintenance providers that includes a take-home publication; topic areas include Playing Field Turf, Soccer Goal, Fencing, Dugout Care, Durability of Materials, Access for Public and Emergency Vehicles, Standard of Care and Legal Considerations.

Register Online!  (If registration is closed, please get on our waiting list by calling 916.665.2777)

Register by Fax

Who Should Attend:  Professionals responsible for the planning, design, construction, maintenance and operations of overused playing fields. Management staff and their programming team members in key decision-making positions are also a good fit, along with those who want to promote up!

Featuring:  Butch DeFillippo, PlaySafe, LLC providing valuable knowledge from an experienced professional in maintenance and risk management!

Learning Take-Aways:  * Lawsuits * Access for Public & Emergency Vehicles * Standard of Care * Playability * Durability * Natural vs Synthetic * Durability of Materials * Fencing * Soccer Goals * Dugout Care * This program also includes an athletic field visit where possible - We will take our discussion points from inside the classroom into the field for better application.

Playing Field Maintenance Guidebook
This Playing Field Maintenance Guidebook is informative and easy to use with solutions to every day field management.  You can purchase the Playing Field Maintenance Guidebook from CPRS—here is the order form.


Day-At-A-Glance:

9:15 Check-in

9:30am Welcome

9:35 to 11:45am Workshop

11:45 to 12:15pm Working Lunch

12:15 to 2:00pm Workshop

2:00 to 2:30 pm Outdoor Demonstration

*A manual is included with this workshop and 0.4 CEUs

At The Door:  Call in advance, 916.665.2777 Registration is limited due to instructor/student ratio. Please pre-register. We probably will not have space for onsite registration.


 Pricing:

CPRS Member Registration Fee: $80.00                 Non-Member Fee: $95.00

CPRS Student Member Registration Fee: $40.00