The BCRPA produces four professional development events each year.
Active Professionals Conference (Ripple Effects + BCFit®) – Bringing together learning opportunities for those who provide land-based and water-based programs to their communities.
- October 20-21, 2023, Minoru Centre for Active Living, Richmond
Parks Professional Pathways – Designed for professionals working in horticulture and maintenance.
- February 28-29, 2024, Langley
Symposium – BCRPA's premier event for the province's recreation and parks sector.
*Empower YOUth – Designed specifically for youth workers and front-line recreation leaders.
*Offerings of Ripple Effects and Empower YOUth alternate each year.
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