The Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Management

Host A Program

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Email Stephanie Garst at for Pricing Information.

Why Host the Playground Maintenance Certificate of Completion Program?

  • Provide quality play spaces.Demonstrate your commitment to providing quality play spaces
  • Increase safety and reduce liability of your local play spaces

What to Expect as a Host?

  • Trained, professional instructors selected by Clemson University will teach the course
  • Help developing a promotional flyer
  • Advertise and promote the program, manage registrations, arrange a training location and lunch
  • You may partner with other play providers in the area such as schools and daycares to share costs

How Will Participants Benefit?

  • Training from professional, industry-known instructors on inspections, repairs, corrective action, and other types of maintenance
  • Informative practical exercise book, and in-depth book on playground maintenance
  • Certificate of completion with Clemson University and US Play Coalition approval