This course covers a common sense approach to installation. -Edward Danneker, Playworld Systems. PA
Very Enjoyable 3 days, great bunch of presenters, keep up the good work and recruit. - Mike Gardner, President, John Fitzergerald, Inc. FL.
The playground construction school gave me a better overview of an installer’s job from start to finish-Jenna Peplowski, KaBOOM! WA
"Course instruction was presented by knowledgeable, industry veterans. Issues on safety, processes and quality control will be incorporated into our company." - Thomas Pickard, President of Play Solutions CA
"It is really great to learn from professionals who are passionate and knowledgeable about the industry." - Jason Allison, Owner of Dreamland Playsets OK
"I feel this course provides a much needed education in an industry that has been ignored. You are giving installers the status of professionals, and the respect they deserve." -William Thomas, Project Manager of Fry and Associated Inc. MO
"It was very informative as a course or refreshing course. The staff instructors were great." -Eric Slater, Installer/Foreman of Who Built Creative Builders CA
"We pride ourselves with Quality work! And Qualified Installation. Have your last Playground installed right 'Purchase your last playground first buy quality'". -Kevin S Solomon, Field Services Rep. for Landscaping Structures, Inc. AZ
"I got a lot out of this course, thanks. Keep up the good work."- Dana Mambrino, Installer for Jay Lee Development, Inc. NV
"Proper training makes for a better product, and if the product is for children, being better isn't good enough- you need to be the best." - Wade Landry, Installer for JayLee Development NV
The class was a great chance to get a better understanding of how everything goes together, not just in the play equipment, but all aspects of the business." -Don Carsner, Foreman for M & D Blacktop- Playground Division OH
"Very informative, I learned things that I did not know from the instructors and the people that I met." -Jason W. Williams, Designer/Installer for J.A. Dawson & Co., Inc ., AL
In time this school and organization will legitimize this industry to the public enabling qualified contractors to perform the work thus increasing quality." -Mark L. Nance, Sr., Owner of M & D Blacktop- Playground Division. OH
"Suppliers can receive incite to installer's needs" -Ron Allveato, Partner, Grubble, LLC CA
"The Instructors are very knowledgeable about this field and are very dedicated to the safety of the children" -John Powell, President, J&J Kids Play FL
"This has given me some valuable things to implement in my business. I feel it is important to provide my customers with quality installations like those that are being taught through this organization"-Johna Junkins, Account Executive Landscape Structures GA
The curriculum was well developed & practical. It is a good investment. -Scot Givens, Installer, Planet Recess, Inc. LA
"I learned a lot about playground installation." - Jeff Ritzel, Tatonka Contractors CO
"This organized course should be a requirement for all involved in playground installation' -Treynor McAdams, President, Planet Recess, Inc. LA
"When you think you know a lot about playgrounds this teaches you more". -Dale Hanson, Peoria Park District LA
"I've been installing playgrounds for 25 years and still picked up new information to use at work." -Keith Seibel - Peoria Park District LA
It will be invaluable for installing synthetic Turf around play areas" - Bill Hatfield, Synthetic Turf International FL
"The knowledge and experience of the instructors made this a great seminar" - David Wood, Custom Skate Park Development VT
"It was nice meeting other professional playground installers from all over" - Ryan Russell, Playmore Recreational Products & Services. FL
"This course teaches skills that can be directly applied to your job" - Aaron Sligh, Michigan Playgrounds, Inc. MI
"This is a must for all new business owners & foremen, lead people, great marketing, install, insurance, safety and tool use information. This course will be a mandatory for all of my management staff” Gary Fernandes, N2 Constructions Services, Inc. CA
"I've taken lots of seminars, schools and classes; this was one of the best" - Mike McCormick, MJM Industries, Inc. SC
"A good "Eye Opener" for training the eye to look for details in the design and construction/Installation of playground systems" - Al Pitzer, ACS Playground Adventures OK
The knowledge and passion of the instructors will raise the level of your installation business" -Mike Vilendrer, Illinois at Play IL
"As a Sales Representative, it's good to see a project from the installers' view" -Dale Schaffenacker, Sales Representatives for Fry & Associates. MO
"I would recommend the playground construction school" -Jonathan Baldwin, Playgrounds & More If you think Plumb & Level think NPCAI" -Stan Stamper Manager, Unlimited Interior & Exteriors, LLC. MI
I feel it is a great that NPCAI is trying to make this a professional field. The information & Schooling was very informative. The speakers were very knowledgeable. -Wally Stamper, Project Manager, Unlimited Interior & Exteriors, LLC. MI
The instructors were informative in the field of their expertise. I learned a great deal to take me to the great white north Canada. - Brian Murphy, Owner, Birch Valley Property Services. Canada
The best way to learn so much in so little time. I will tell everyone in the play world to have the NPCAI class - Kevin Kifer, Custom Sports & Recreation Equipment. MD
The Playground Construction School is the most complete playground installation course anywhere. I will recommend this course to everyone in the playground industry- Cory Anderson, CEO Anderson Recreational Design. OH
This school has been very informative and helpful for understanding the importance and need for professionalism in the playground industry. -Joel Lawson, Installation Manager, Kinetic Recreation Design, LLC. IN “Money well spent" - Ed Brannen, Superintendents, Playground Specialists, Inc. MD
Worth the time & Investment to bring one up to speed in the play structure industry. - Jerry Hajek, Owner Just for Fun Playgrounds. NC
I never realized how important it is to be a playground installer until after this school, I feel proud to be an installer. - Jacobo Huerta, Foreman, ACM Playgrounds NY
" A must to have for playground professionals, especially for installer but also manufacturer representatives, parks and school districts, supervisors, and maintenance directors, etc. -Cumhur Maden, President ACM Playgrounds NY
I wish all installers would go through the course to standardize installation techniques and batter develop a sense of professionalism. - Ed Little, MC Supervisor, City of Hayward Parks &Recreation. CA
The NPCAI School was extremely helpful to my organization. It will help us to be much more efficient with our budget, money and accomplish more projects. - Dennis Fuerstenberg, Maintenance Superintendent for Big Bear Valley Recreation and Park District. CA
This was a great course to help get my business headed in the right direction. - Gary Basile, Installer, Arrow Asphalt, CA
As a relatively new licensed playground contractor, I had much to learn. I thank that this school was very timely for me and I can use what I learned as a "Spring Board" for further education. - Harry Jackson, Vice-President, Nevada Water Free Lawns, NV
Safety is number 1. - Cody Hill, Installer Playground Specialist, LLC.
Important information for the health and safety of everyone. - John Sanchez,Tulare County Office of Education, CA
It was very educational. - Raul Valdez, Tulare County Office of Education, CA
Very good information about safety and jobs. - Pedro Alday, Project Manager Mike McCall Landscape, CA
The safety priority definitely stands out and having the knowledge is important to keep a safe place for kids. - Juan Carlos Sanchez, Owner Metamorphosis Construction, CA
I came knowing nothing and left with confidence. – John Lenart, President at Fix- A-Fence. LLC.
Great for new installers to attend and found out techniques & Tips for professionals- Chase Sheram- Installer, XGrass
The school has a lot of information that is easy to assimilate into my organization- Scot Givens, Owner Majestic Playground Services, LLC.
Even If you think you know everything about playgrounds and play equipment, the Playground Construction School is a valuable and worthwhile investment of your time. – Alex Kimminau, President, Premier Construction Company.
Every State or agency should require this training for everyone related to the playground market. “An absolute must” – Treynor McAdams, President Planet Recess, Inc.
The NPCAI class helped me understand the value of play and playground safely as well as all of the components required to run a successful playground installation safely- Ricky Huff, Foreman, and Fry & Associates.
The school was very informative, personable and professional. I would suggest it to anyone looking to get into the field of playgrounds. – Richard Maraschiello, Vice-President- Amara of Western NY, LLC.
This is a great starting point for all those involved in playgrounds. The school sets you in the right direction for all aspects of playgrounds. Chad Niccum, Head Custodian, Wabash City Schools.
Leave Playgrounds for the Pros. - Larry Emerson, Installer - Hawkins Handyman.
It was great learning about playground construction for the installers view. Educational from an owner for maintenance sake. - Jeff Phillips, Laramie County School District #1 Cheyenne, WY. (2011)
A valuable source of information. - Martin Bercaw, Safety Down Under, NJ (2011)
This is the one place to qualify yourself as a reputable, knowledgeable installer of safe play environments. - D. Hennerberger, Henneberger Construction, TX (2011)
Very useful information. - Will Stevenson, WS Contracting, LLC. WA (2011)
No matter how long you have done this and how much you know, there is always room to learn from others. The NPCAI class gave me this opportunity and I would definity recommend to other playground dealers. - Eve Werner, Dyna- Play, Inc. LA (2011)
Very informative, and put together well. - Carl Olson, Olson Fencing, Inc. WY (2011)
I have been installing playgrounds since 1997 and I learned something new in this course. - Hobed Efrain Herrera - Elk Grove Park District, IL (2011)
An excellent program for beginners with no prior knowledge or experience. Isaac Adedara, Crown Engineering Construction, MN (2011)
For a new contractor, the most valuable investment for me bar far. - Eric Hancock, Graceland Park Company, NE
This ourse has the potential to really change the industry. You can get with all the manufacturers to recommend that anyone that installs their equipment must go thru this course, This eliminates all fly by night contractors – Shawn Bolinger, Kids Zone Play Systems- TN
The Class was very informative and I would recommend the class should be manadatory. - Carl Shoffstall, Florida Playstructures & Water Features, Inc. FL
I was very pleased with the passion and care of all the instructors about the industry. I really feel what you are doing is going to help tremendously. - Michael Nyarady, Trassig, CT
Any installer in the field should go thru this program. - Chris Hale, School & Office Supply. TN
The class was informative and a requirement. - Mark Fontana, Fontana Construction
I think the class went very well- Shane Denning- Frost Construction, AK
The NPCAI course provides not only the guidance to best install practices but gives the contractor credibility to his/her professionlism to the industry. - Ken Poole, Synthetic Turf Solutions FL
The best part was the networking and meeting other people in the industry. - Hal Gourad, Trassig, CT