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Certified Park and Recreation Executive (CPRE) is a national certification program through the National Park and Recreation Association, and it establishes a national standard for managerial, administrative, and executive park and recreation professionals. CPRE certification places you in the company of an elite group of park and recreation managers and executives and connects you to the latest trends and information. This program consists of two classes that will train and prepare... Details
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CPRP is a national certification program through the National Recreation and Park Association, and it is designed for park and recreation professionals that wish to put their career on the path to success. Achieving and maintaining this nationally-recognized certification illustrates a commitment to professional growth as well as an intricate understanding of key concepts within the field of parks and recreation. This program consists of four classes that will train and prepare... Details
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CPRP is a national certification program through the National Recreation and Park Association, and it is designed for park and recreation professionals that wish to put their career on the path to success. Achieving and maintaining this nationally-recognized certification illustrates a commitment to professional growth as well as an intricate understanding of key concepts within the field of parks and recreation. This program consists of four classes that will train and prepare... Details
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CPRP is a national certification program through the National Recreation and Park Association, and it is designed for park and recreation professionals that wish to put their career on the path to success. Achieving and maintaining this nationally-recognized certification illustrates a commitment to professional growth as well as an intricate understanding of key concepts within the field of parks and recreation. This program consists of four classes that will train and prepare... Details
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The Skills Development Webinar Series provides park district professionals with access to monthly professional development opportunities from the comfort of their home or office. By registering, you gain access to 11 total webinars, February thru December, that consist of nationally known speakers or Illinois leaders in the field of parks and recreation. Attend sessions live or access recordings on-demand. Either way, you get the cutting "edge-ucation" you need at unbelievably low... Details
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The Skills Development Webinar Series provides park district professionals with access to monthly professional development opportunities from the comfort of their home or office. By registering, you gain access to 11 total webinars, February thru December, that consist of nationally known speakers or Illinois leaders in the field of parks and recreation. Using the Zoom platform, you can attend sessions live or access recordings on-demand. Either way, you get quality education at... Details
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IPRA's Therapeutic Recreation (TR) Section consists of special recreation professionals that either specialize or work in and around special recreation agencies. The section meeting will take place at the 2018 Soaring to New Heights Conference, and it will mainly consist of reports from the Section Board and each committee Chair. Additionally, there will also be a presentation of section awards and swearing in of 2018 Section Board members. If you are interested in joining the... Details
When: January 18, 2018
Where: Chicago, IL
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Located within IPRA's Recreation (REC) Section, the Teen Committee consists of a group of park district professionals that either specialize or work in and around early-to-late teenagers. The meeting will consist of a round-table discussion that will allow professionals to share and discuss different ideas about Teen programs and events. If you are interested in joining the committee or simply wish to attend for educational purposes, you are encouraged to register. This is a... Details
When: February 1, 2018
Where: Lisle, IL
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The IPRA Membership Council meets four times per year and is comprised of one elected representative from each of IPRA's seven special interest Sections - Administration & Finance (A&F), Communications & Marketing (C&M), Diversity (DIV), Facility Management (FM), Park & Natural Resource Management (PNRM), Recreation (REC), and Therapeutic Recreation (TR). Elected representatives must be a member of the Section and hold a certification such as CPRP, CPRE, CTRS, and serve a three-year... Details
When: February 2, 2018
Where: La Grange, IL
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The Supervisor Symposium Board of Regents consists of recreation professionals dedicated specifically to the organization and preparation of the annual Supervisor Symposium event that traditionally occurs during the spring season. The meeting is for the SS Board of Regents only and will include a discussion about the program's curriculum, sponsorships, food and beverages, and communicating and marketing the event. Members interested in learning more about the SS Board of Regents are... Details
When: February 6, 2018
Where: Franklin Park, IL
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Located within IPRA's Recreation (REC) Section, the Special Events Committee consists of a group of park district professionals that either specialize or work in and around special events. A 30-minute committee meeting will precede a 1-hour educational session titled "Diversity Marketing". Speaker Juan Carlos Acevedo, Communications and Outreach Manager at the Wheeling Park District, will talk about different strategies an agency can implement in the short and long-term future to... Details
When: February 7, 2018
Where: Wheeling, IL
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IPRA's Parks & Natural Resource Management (PNRM) Section consists of park district professionals that either specialize or work in and around parks and natural resources. This is a joint event with the Midwest Institute of Park Executives (MIPE), an affiliate of IPRA. The meeting will begin with reports from the IPRA Section Board and each committee Chair, and an IPRA liaison will be in attendance to provide updates to the membership about news and events happening within the... Details
When: February 8, 2018
Where: Palos Heights, IL
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This is the first of four in a series of classes designed to prepare individuals for the National Recreation and Park Association's Certified Park and Recreation Professional (CPRP) exam. All four classes will be taught by Nikki Ginger of the Chicago Park District, and they will provide attendees with an intensive review of parks and recreation in the content areas of Programming, Human Resources, Finance, and Operations. It is highly recommended that participants attend all four... Details
When: February 8, 2018
Where: Chicago, IL
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The is the fourth in a series of five ProConnect (PC) events for 2017-2018. The IPRA ProConnect Mentorship Program features a unique multi-tiered approach including early career, mid-level career, and seasoned/retired professionals, placing a professional from each level in a three-part mentor team. Participants must apply to be considered for PC, and applications are generally accepted June - August for the subsequent year. There are five events scheduled to provide each team time... Details
When: February 8, 2018
Where: Carol Stream, IL
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Located within IPRA's Therapeutic Recreation (TR) Section, the Youth Programming Committee consists of a group of special recreation professionals that either specialize or work in and around youth programming. The meeting will include a discussion of several different youth programing topics. If you are interested in joining the committee or simply wish to attend for educational purposes, you are encouraged to register. This is a members-only event, but guests interested learning... Details
When: February 8, 2018
Where: Addison, IL