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CPSI Course

Ability Playground

Certified Playground Safety Inspector Certification Course and Exam

NRPA logoCertified Playground Safety Inspector

Hosted by the City of Casper Parks Department


Casper Events Center  Tuesday, March 31- Thursday, April 2


The National Recreation and Park Association offers the industry-leading certification program in playground safety, the Certified Playground Safety Inspector (CPSI) certification program. The CPSI certification program provides the most comprehensive and up-to-date training on playground safety issues including hazard identification, equipment specifications, surfacing requirements and risk management methods.  

Tuesday, May 19, and Wednesday, May 20
Course classes (1.2 CEU credits) 
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Registration at 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday)

Thursday, May 21
Certified Playground Safety Inspector Examination
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 am (Check in at 8:00 a.m.)

Course and Exam Fee  $475
The Certification Course & Exam Fee includes   
Two classes
Course Manual (Includes the current ASTM and CPSC standards)
Lunch and refreshments on Tuesday & Wednesday
The final examination (Exam only registration available for $145)
Pre-course study materials prior to training course

Casper Events Center Meeting Rooms
1 Events Dr. Casper, WY 82601

Register by May 1, 2020.  No walk-ins will be accepted.
Note: Registrations received after May 1, 2020 may not receive their course resource materials and manual until they arrive on-site.  Studying for the course in less than three weeks may lead to exam failure.  All registrants must be 18 year's old or above and have a high school diploma.
Class Size:  Space is limited to 80 participants.  Registration is on a first-come-first-served basis.

Cancellation Policy: If the course manual and materials are returned to the City of Casper unopened and unused, then the full registration fee, less $50 service charge will be refunded.  If the textbook is opened and used, then an additional $270 NRPA charge for textbook and materials will be taken off the refund amount.  All refund requests must be made 30 days prior to training.  Substitutions for those unable to attend will be allowed.

Attendees are responsible for making their own hotel reservations.  Our host hotel is located 1.3 miles from the Events Center.  A room block has been secured at the property with a special rate.  The rate includes a buffet breakfast.

Ramkota Hotel, 800 N Poplar Street 
Rate: $83.00 per night 
Group Name: Playground Safety
Reservations must be made by 5/1/20 to receive group rate

Wyoming Parks & Recreation Association


Download a registration form and flyer!

CPSI Casper flyer

CPSI Casper Registration