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

News

TSBC is seeking input

Changes are proposed to the existing amusement devices program,

which will help form a request for regulatory amendment to the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing. 

Provide your feedback by September 30th.

Details here.


Free Zamboni and Ice Maintenance Workshop 09/04/2019

with Marty Elliott, Guest Instructor, Zamboni

Date: September 25, 2019

Aldergrove Credit Union Community Centre 27032 Fraser Highway, Aldergrove, BC

Time: 8:30 am to 2 pm.     

Register:  https://www.regonline.com/zamboniandicemaintenanceworkshop

This session is offered in conjunction with the Lower Mainland Zone Meeting.

Click here for Poster


 

2020 RFABC Conference Presentation Proposals Open 

https://conta.cc/31MzSgt


RFABC Software

RFABC has signed a 3 year agreement with CVENT to provide software services for membership, course and conference registration services. The current software (Regonline) is retiring at the end of 2019  

https://www.cvent.com/


2019-2021 RFABC Strategic Plan Available

Click here. 

06/26/2019

Events

Upcoming Courses

 

Please check weekly as we add new courses, on a regular basis. (class dates and locations subject to change, please see listing below for confirmation)

Please call Dan at 1-877-285-3421 or dan@rfabc.com for more info

Train the Trainer ( Recreational Ice skating Instructor course)

*This course is to certify people wanting to Train new instructors

TBA

ICE SKATING INSTRUCTOR COURSE

Surrey - Oct 20 and Oct 27th (NEW TIME)

REFRIGERATION SAFETY AWARENESS (RSA)

Quesnel - September 24th 

Vernon- September 29th (NEW)

North Vancouver - October 1st (NEW)

 

ICE FACILITY OPERATOR (week 1 of 3 week RO)

New Westminster - September 9-13  

New Westminster - September 13th (Exam rewrite only)

Port Moody - October 21-25 (NEW)

Victoria - November 4 - 8th  (NEW)

More courses to be added ...stay tuned.

CLASSES ARE FILLING QUICKLY.

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

Delta -  November 18-29  80% Full

SWIMMING POOL OPERATOR 1

Coquitlam - September 17/18 (NEW MID-WEEK) SOLD OUT

Fairmont Hot Springs - September 28/29th (NEW)

Surrey - October 19/20 (NEW)

Campbell River - November 4/5 

SWIMMING POOL OPERATOR II

 Langley - October 15/16 (NEW)

Victoria - November 2/3rd (NEW)

Campbell River - November 6/7 

BUILDING SERVICE WORKER I 

Surrey - September 13/14  (SOLD OUT)

Victoria - October 5/6 (NEW)

Powell River - October 18/19th (NEW)

Port Moody - November 8/9th (NEW)

BUILDING SERVICE WORKER II

This course is offered on a limited basis.

ARENA ICE MAKER (New format/course material)

TBA

CHLORINE SAFE HANDLING FOR POOLS  (Formerly delivered through BCMSA)

This new one day course has been redesigned for public pools

Port Alberni - September 20th  80% Full

Kelowna - October 16th (NEW)

 Zamboni and Ice maintenance

 Delta - September 24th (Complimentary registration limited)

Langley - September 25th (Complementary registration limited)

 


We are currently taking bookings. For more information contact Dan 
1-877-285-3421 or dan@rfabc.com

To register, click on the COURSES tab on the right side of the home page .

 

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