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Are Your Playgrounds Safe? Join CIC for Playground Safety & Maintenance Training

Community Insurance Corporation and R&R Insurance invite you to participate in an educational and hands-on training to provide safe public playgrounds.

Community Insurance Corporation and R&R Insurance invite you to participate in an educational and hands-on training to provide safe public playgrounds. 

See the full informational brochure on the "Playground and Safety Maintenance" training session here.

Wednesday, August 10th, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Dixon Elementary
Elmbrook School District
2400 Pilgrim Square Drive
Brookfield, Wisconsin

Date & Schedule
» Introduction
» US Organizations Concerned with Playground Safety
(CPSC, ASTM, ADAAG)
» Injury Overview
» Age Appropriate Equipment & Signage
» Hazards: Head Entrapment, Entanglement, and
Impact
» Requirements for Swings & Slides
» Fall Height, Use Zones & Protective Surfacing
» Inspections & Documentation
» Lunch (Provided by CIC / R&R / Elmbrook Schools)
» Hands-On Playground Safety Survey (If owned -please bring playground inspection kit)

Program Objectives
» Understand Playground Voluntary Standards and Federal Guidelines
» Injury Overview
» Identify Hazards on Public Playground Equipment
» Review Use Zones and Protective Surfacing Materials » Conduct a Playground Safety Survey

Who Should Attend?
This educational seminar is prepared specially for building and grounds personnel, custodians, maintenance, parks department employees and safety coordinators.

Cost
There is no cost to attend and participate in this seminar.

Registration
Please contact Samantha Gonzalez of Community Insurance Corporation at 800-236-6885 or at sgonzalez@aegis-wi.com. Please note the names of attendees and the respective school district.

Instructor
Jodi L. Traas, MS, CSRM, CPSI, AOI
Jodi L. Traas is a Certified Playground Safety Inspector (CPSI) and Senior Risk Management Consultant for Community Insurance Corporation. With over 20 years of experience working with Wisconsin school districts and other public entities, Jodi routinely conducts playground safety surveys and inspections, and is a sought-after presenter on playground safety, maintenance, and supervision.

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