AARFP & AMHSA Safety Operator Certifications

NEW! Safety Operator Certification Programs

AMHSA and Alberta Recreation Facility Personnel (AARFP) have partnered to offer 4 educational certification opportunities and technical skills related to the operation of recreation facilities. The 4 distinct certifications are:

1) Arena Safety Operator,

2) Aquatics Safety Operator,

3) Building Maintenance Safety Operator, and

4) Parks and Sport Fields Safety Operator

(Please note that although the "Effective Communication for Employers" is no longer available, it is accepted when applying to any of the four Safety Operator Certification programs until December 31, 2022. The course that that has replaced "Effective Communication for Employers" is "Emerging Leaders." Training courses that are successfully completed within 36 months of the application are valid. Older training certificate are considered expired or invalid for any Safety Operations certification application). 

To see more detail about these programs, please view our brochure. If you are interested in applying for one of these certificate programs, please email safety@amhsa.net.

Page last updated: Sept. 30, 2022