Leaders of Recreation Facility Operations

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Winter 2020 F2F Available Online

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Welcome to the Recreation Facilities Association of BC!

RFABC and COVID-19

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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

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Latest news

  • Announcing design registration online
  • COVID-19: Your questions answered
  • New Directive:  Contractor Licensing Requirements
  • Online BPVR training courses – now available
  • Safety oversight of federally regulated sites

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TSBC offers a regular updates.  Get connected at  www.technicalsafetybc.ca


COVID 19 Resources

 British Columbia: http://www.bccdc.ca/health-info/diseases-conditions/covid-19

Canada:  https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/coronavirus-disease-covid-19.html


IAKS Study Trip Rescheduled 

Arising from the worldwide pandemic of COVID-19 the IAKS Study Trip planned for Metro Vancouver has been rescheduled for  September 29 - 30th, 2020

Details will be available here:


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)

 REGISTRATION FOR 2020 Courses is open! Go to the Course Registration tab at the top and proceed.  (March and April Courses are cancelled, we will be reviewing  courses weekly and reschedule when it is safe to do so) This is a fluid situation and we will do our best to support everyone, as we move forward. Currently enrolled students will be contacted directly for options.  We are also examining other delivery methods (online).

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

Pre-conference...."One Stop Refrigeration Shop"

Pre-conference is cancelled for May 11, 2020, but we are exploring options for regional workshops with the same material in the Fall. We will keep you posted.

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)

Mackenzie June 20  90% Full

Click on course tab above to register

 ICE FACILITY OPERATOR (week 1 of 3 week RO)

Port Moody - April 20- 24  60% Full

Summerland - April 20 -24  (NEW)

Mackenzie - June 15-19   75% Full

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)

Langley - May 25-June 5  70% Full

Lake Cowichan - May 25-June 5th  90% Full

Trail - June 8-19  (NEW)

Click on Course registration tab above to register

SWIMMING POOL OPERATOR 1 

 

Click on course registration tab above and you will have access to over 17 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 

 

Click on course registration tab above and you will have access to over 8 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 

Port Moody -  March 27/28   Sold out

Oliver - April 17/18 (NEW)

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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