Career Enhancing Recreation Construction Training
A Three-Year Certification Program
Attend this course and gain knowledge regarding the following
Elements of Playground Site Design ● Pre-Construction Procedures ● Job Site Safety ● Blueprints/Specifications ● Pre-Manufactured Equipment ● Installation Manuals ● Installation Techniques ● Job Tools & Materials ● Safety Surfacing ● Job Completion Procedures ● Standards & Guidelines for the Playground Industry ● In the Field Installation Exercise
Learn the Real Dirt about Playground Construction
The RISC - Recreation Installation Specialist Course and Certification is a comprehensive course focusing on the knowledge and skills needed to be an effective Playground Installer. The curriculum, written and field-tested by and for the International Playground Contractors Association, is a must for all persons involved in building playground equipment or working with Installers.
Un-Earth the World of Playground Construction
RISC is not limited to playground contractors and installers. Attendees from municipal park departments have found the course most beneficial as they need to know what to look for when hiring playground contractors or inspecting newly installed play equipment and/or surfacing. You'll leave with more than knowledge, skills, and resources about playgrounds.
Dig Deep for Value Gained by Attending
- RISC Curriculum - You'll receive a comprehensive RISC Curriculum including space for notes, an in-depth summary of the classes, notes from power point presentations, and suggested readings.
- Resource Network - A valuable benefit of attending the RISC is the personal networking opportunities. You will discover that you are not alone!
- Certification - By completing the entire course, you are eligible for the RISC Certification that is applicable to use for the Qualified Contractors Program with the International Playground Contractors Association and select manufacturer's certifications.
- An Amazing Team of Playground Professionals.
The Recreation Installation Specialist Course sessions are taught by playground professionals reflecting the many facets of playground development: manufacturers, and professional playground installers with over 150 years of combined experience available for you. As a benefit of attending the RISC, you'll get expert advice for your toughest and most-unique playground challenges. At specified times during the school, you'll have the opportunity to share your concerns one-on-one with our playground safety experts and receive suggestions for change.