The BCRPA produces four professional development events each year.
Symposium - BCRPA's Premier event for the province's Recreation and Parks sector.
- April 29-May 1, 2020. Victoria, BC
- May 5-7, 2021. Vancouver, BC
- May 4-6, 2022. Whistler, BC
Parks and Grounds Spring Training School - February 24-28, 2020 Langley, BC. For those working in horticulture and maintenance.
BCFit® - BCRPA's Premier event for fitness professionals.
September 13-15, 2019, North Vancouver, BC
*Empower YOUth - Designed specifically for youth workers and front-line recreation leaders. 2020 Date TBD
*Ripple Effects - Keeps aquatic facility practitioners and managers current on aquatic trends and industry standards.
November 13-14, 2019, North Vancouver, BC
*Offerings of Ripple Effects and Empower YOUth alternate each year.
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