Leaders of Recreation Facility Operations

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Winter 2021 F2F Available Online

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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 info@rfabc.com or 1-877-285-3421

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March 30, 2021:  TSBC has released information on new safety orders for ammonia in refrigeration plants.  The safety orders and webinar recording are available here.
RFABC 2021 Award Nominations now closed

Thank you nominating 25 of your peers for a RFABC award.  The awards will be presented at the AGM on May 6th.


 

F2F Connections

RFABC will be hosting series of focused and timely sessions on challenges and opportunities facing the recreation sector. Many of the discussions will revisit the wealth of information presented through the webinars and allow members to hear from other members. Under the name of our Association's Magazine, the Facility to Facility initiative will connect members through forums, webinars, and meetings.


WorkSafeBC Protocols for Sport and Recreation

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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)

 REGISTRATION FOR 2021 Courses are open! Go to the Course Registration tab at the top and proceed.  Class sizes are reduced and safety measures in place for students and staff. 

"We are aware that  individuals/organizations may be experiencing financial challenges, so we are keeping our fees to the 2020 rates to support training". 

 ONLINE POOL Operator 1 & 2 COURSES

 We are now taking registration for the next courses.

Pool Operator 1

  • July 4th
  • August 1st

 

Pool Operator 2

  • May16th
  • June 20th
  • July 18th
  • August 15th

 Please call Dwayne to register or to get on the wait list for Online courses 1-250-514-7518 or for general course information. 

 Train the Trainer ( Recreational Ice skating Instructor course)

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

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ICE SKATING INSTRUCTOR COURSE

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REFRIGERATION SAFETY AWARENESS (RSA) 

New Westminster - April 16, 2021 (NEW)

Click on course tab above to register

 ICE FACILITY OPERATOR (week 1 of 3 week RO)  

New Westminster - May 10-14  SOLD OUT

New Westminster - May 14 ( Exam Rewrite)

Vernon - July 12-16 (NEW)

More courses to be added, stay tuned.  CLASSES ARE FILLING QUICKLY.

Click on Course registration tab above to register

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

Vernon-August 16 - 27th (NEW)

New Westminster - October 18 - 29th (NEW Date)

Click on Course registration tab above to register

SWIMMING POOL OPERATOR 1

 Kamloops - May 1/2 (NEW)

NEW POOL OPERATOR 1 ONLINE COURSE ACCEPTING REGISTRATION  (SPACE IS LIMITED) Please contact Dan 250 532 0160 for more info. 

Click on course registration tab above and you will have access to  pool courses throughout the province.  By registering for our Pool courses you receive ongoing support after the class and much more. 

SWIMMING POOL OPERATOR II  

Oliver - May 27/28 (NEW)

Click on course registration tab above and you will have access to  pool courses throughout the province.  By registering for our Pool courses you receive ongoing support after the class and much more. 

BUILDING SERVICE WORKER I       

New Westminster - April 17/18th  Sold Out

Click on course registration tab above to register

BUILDING SERVICE WORKER II

This course is offered on a limited basis.

ARENA ICE MAKER (New format/course material)

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CHLORINE SAFE HANDLING FOR POOLS  (Formerly delivered through BCMSA)

This new one day course has been redesigned for public pools 

Click on course registration tab above to register

 Zamboni and Ice maintenance

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