Professional Development

These trainings and conferences are listed as a benefit for our members but are not necessarily sponsored by SDPRA.


2020 SDPRA Annual Conference
Yankton, SD
Canceled Learn more


2020 NRPA Annual Conference
Virtual conference
Oct. 27–29
Learn more


2020 Midwest Conference
Fort Collins, Colorado
Canceled Learn more


2021 SDPRA Annual Conference
Fall 2021
Watertown, SD


2021 Midwest Conference
Kearney, Nebraska


United States Tennis Association Webinar Series
Held throughout the year
www.usta.com/webinarseries


National Certifications

  • Certified Park and Recreation Professional (CPRP)
  • Certified Park and Recreation Executive (CPRE)
  • Certified Playground Safety Inspector (CPSI)
  • Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO)
  • Aquatics
  • Accreditation