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

Save the Date

2020 RFABC Conference

Tigh Na Mara Resort, Parksville, BC

May 11-14th


 TSBC News Release

Chiller

Vancouver, BC (October 17, 2019) – Two years after the fatal ammonia release in Fernie, B.C. that claimed the lives of three people, Technical Safety BC continues to emphasize the need for continued safety enhancements across industry to reduce the potential of ammonia release incidents from refrigeration systems.  For more information click here.


2020 RFABC Conference Presentation Proposals Open 

https://conta.cc/31MzSgt


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)

We are taking bookings for 2020

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

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ICE SKATING INSTRUCTOR COURSE

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

REFRIGERATION SAFETY AWARENESS (RSA)

 2020 courses coming soon...

 

ICE FACILITY OPERATOR (week 1 of 3 week RO)

Port Moody - October 21-25 

Port Moody - October 25th (IFO exam retake)

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

Surrey - October 19/20 

Kelowna - November 2/3 (NEW)

Fairmont Hot Springs - November 2/3rd  (NEW dates)

Campbell River - November 4/5 

SWIMMING POOL OPERATOR II

Victoria - November 2/3rd (NEW)

Campbell River - November 6/7 

BUILDING SERVICE WORKER I 

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)

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CHLORINE SAFE HANDLING FOR POOLS  (Formerly delivered through BCMSA)

This new one day course has been redesigned for public pools

Kelowna - October 16th 

 Zamboni and Ice maintenance

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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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