In today’s world certification is the buzz word. More and more regulatory agencies and authorities are requiring inspectors and instructors to be certified by a recognized national or international certifying body. To address this need within the industry, the PRCA is offers formal certifications for course inspectors and staff instructors. These Certification programs are not training events to learn these various skills; rather they are a PRCA formal testing of your skills and knowledge to perform these valuable services to our industry. The certification programs address the various applicable industry standards and regulatory issues including ANSI, ASTM, OSHA and of course the comprehensive ANSI/PRCA 1.0-.3-2014 American National Safety Standards for our industry. Certification programs are offered annual at the PRCA International Conference and other selective date upon special request.

Next Qualified Instruction Certification:
PRCA International Conference; 15th Year Anniversary!
April 12-15th, 2018 – Rockford, IL

Tulsa, OK Graduating Class 2017

More information and consideration requirements, please review these supporting documents and required documents:

Renewing Certification:

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Active Certified Qualified Instructors

NAME CITY /TOWN STATE ZIP CODE ENTITY email Supervisory endorsement
Thomas Andrews Cicero IN 46034 Pro-Image Adventures
Michael A.P. Barker East Hampton CT 06424 Corporate Challenge – AM X
Wade Beane Oakhurst CA 93644 EBL, Inc
Chris “Gus” Denzik Hillsboro OH 45133 Butler Springs
Sean Fisher Mansfield Center CT 06250 Holiday Hill
T.J. Golson Moss Point MS 39562 Elevate Red Creek X
Steven Gustafson Rockford IL 61114 EBL, Inc X
Peter Hatlestad Walworth WI 53184 Covenant Harbor phatlestad@covenantharbor,org X
Scott Jordan Ph.D Marquette MI 49855 Northern Michign University X
Jack Kerns Coffeyville KS 67337 Team Adventures LLC X
Noel Pompa San Antonio TX 78240 Adventure Mas
Christopher Porreca Londonderry VT 05148 Adventure Mas
Jay Potter Torrington CT 06790 Adventure Mas X
David Prowitz East Troy WI 53120 Camp Timber-Lee X
M. Troy Richardson Washington UT 84780 Momentum Engineering
Carrie Taylor EdD Marcy NY 13403 Utica College X
Joseph “Dusty” Watts Moss Point MS 39562 Elevate Red Creek X
James Willis Chagrin Falls OH 44022 Executive Edge Inc X