Leaders of Recreation Facility Operations

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Welcome to the Recreation Facilities Association of BC!

 
The purpose of the Recreation Facilities Association of British Columbia (RFABC) is to promote general interest, education, safe operating standards, professionalism and support among recreation facility operators, Commission and Board members in the successful operations of arenas, auditoriums, community centres, swimming pools, stadiums, parks and other recreation facilities.

Make sure you check out our Job Board, sign up for one of our courses, or take in our conference. If you have any questions, contact the RFABC office toll free at 1-877-285-3421

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Recreation Facility Asset Management Survey

Share your thoughts on acquiring an Asset Management License for RFABC members.  Basic package will be free to members 

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/RFAM2018links to external site

 

 Check out the latest news on Refrigeration in Recreation Facilities by clicking: Hot Topics 

 

LGBTQ Resources for Sport Organizations

With a shared principle of inclusion, Via Sport has made resource guide available to sport organizations.  Find it in the library or here:  

https://www.viasport.ca/inclusion/lgbtqi2s#LGBTQI2SResourceslinks to external site

 

 

 2018 Supplier and Education Guide

2018 Suppliers Guide Cover
 

2018 Courses

Please go to the course tab for up to date listings. Courses in the guide are subject to change. 

For course inquiries, call:

Dan, Business and Marketing Manager 1-877-285-3421 or

Dwayne, Executive Director 1-250-514-7518

 Technical Safety BC Manual for Owners and Operators of Special Status Plants (Arenas)

Technical Safety BC - Understanding and Preventing the Dangers of Ammonia Exposure 

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 Our  mailing address is RFABC, PO Box 53590, RPO Broadmead, Victoria, BC, V8X 5K2. Please contact dan@rfabc.com  or 1-877-285-3421 (toll free) for assistance with courses and memberships. 

 Ammonia Training- Salmon Arm, BC

The Ammonia Safety and Training Institute is offing two training workshops September 18 & 19th.  Click on the links below for additional information.

September 18th:  Emergencies "Prevent them all or stop them small"

September 19th Anhydrous Ammonia Training

Recreation Foundation Golf Tournament

The Recreation Foundation of British Columbia purpose is to advance parks, recreation, arts and culture, health and the environment in BC; and to fund the activities of not-for-profit volunteer and educational organizations in the province which implement programs consistent with the Foundation’s purpose.  Their annual golf tournament, the Recreopen is scheduled for September 7th.  Registration details can be found at:

http://recreationfoundationbc.ca/2018-recreopen-golf-tournament/

 

 

 

Take a Course

We are currently adding course to the 2018 calendar.

Please call Dan at 250 532 0160 for more info

ICE SKATING INSTRUCTOR COURSE

TBA

REFRIGERATION SAFETY AWARENESS (RSA)

Vernon - September 13th 

Invermere - September 22nd (NEW)

Langley - October 3rd (NEW)

ICE FACILITY OPERATOR (week 1 of 3 week RO)OUT

New Westminster - September 10-14 SOLD OUT

New Westminster - September 14th (IFO EXAM REWRITE)

Delta - October 29th - November 2nd 80% FULL

CLASSES ARE FILLING QUICKLY.

REFRIGERATION OPERATOR (Formerly 5th class Refrigeration)(week 2 and 3 RO)

Kamloops- Sept. 24- Oct. 5th  SOLD OUT

Delta - November 26th - December 7th 50% FULL 

To avoid disappointment register now !

SWIMMING POOL OPERATOR I

Kamloops - Sept.8/9 

Victoria -  September 15/16 SOLD OUT

Prince George - October 13/14 (NEW)

Langley - SPECIAL Oct 14 & 21st  (NEW)

Kelowna - October 18/19 (NEW)

Coquitlam - November 3/4 (NEW)

SWIMMING POOL OPERATOR II

Campbell River - Sept. 22/23 

Kamloops - Sept.29/30 (NEW)

Kelowna - October 22/23 (NEW)

Victoria - November 3/4 

Coquitlam - November 17/18 (NEW)

BUILDING SERVICE WORKER I 

Vancouver - Sept.24/25  SOLD OUT

Surrey - November 6/7 

BUILDING SERVICE WORKER II

TBA

 This course is offered on a limited basis.

ARENA ICE MAKER
We are currently revising the program , more info call Dan

250 532 0160

To register, click on the COURSES tab above!

 

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