Education Tracks

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WWA University: Ready, Set, Go! A Guide To Getting Started Workshop


This workshop is a practical guide for the first time waterpark operator or those new to management positions. Whether you are planning a public facility or your first waterpark commercial venture, this full day of exploring industry best practices with this panel of experienced waterpark professionals will prepare you for your first season or your […]

WWA University: In-Park Revenue School


Full Day Option: Choose the full day option and enjoy both the Renovations and Innovations program described below. Full day participants will also enjoy a networking lunch. Tuition is $169 for the full day option and pre-registration is recommended as space is limited. Half Day Option: Choose the half day option and start off with […]

Technology Committee Meeting (Active Committee Members Only)


Resilience Training


When an incident such as a death of an employee or a local/national event happens in the community, what can managers do to help get their team through it and refocus on the job at hand? Hear discussion on how the outside factors that operators and communities deal with on a daily basis can affect […]

Learn To Swim Accommodations: Autism Spectrum Swim Lessons


Partnering with Autism Speaks, the Folsom Aquatic Center has developed a basic Learn to Swim program to meet the needs of participants who are on the Autism Spectrum. During this session, we will discuss the importance of providing service, provide videos demonstrating lessons, share marketing that can be used to support this type of program […]

Keynote Session: Facing The Deluge: Leadership Under A Flood Of Scrutiny


Crises are becoming ever more common in our increasingly complex society, and stakeholder expectations of organizations facing crises are higher than ever.  When a crisis occurs, your business and your reputation rely on your ability to properly assess the situation, respond immediately and stabilize your relationships with stakeholders.  Chris Nelson, Americas crisis management lead for […]