Membership in ARPA is an Investment…
In Yourself- As a professional it is important for you to keep your skills at their peak. The educational and networking opportunities available through ARPA will provide you with the information you need to stay at the top of your game.
In Your Agency or Business- In order to make an organization or business grow it is important to make investments that will assist in reaching this goal. Your ARPA membership will provide you access to information, markets and people that will make your program or product a success. Whether it is looking for a new customer, a new program or perhaps a new position, ARPA is a key to opening the door of the public leisure service sector in Alabama.
As a resource agency development, ARPA can provide general information on operational structure, position description and salary and budget information. Additionally, if you are looking for a job or looking for employees ARPA posts position announcements on this website.
In Your Profession- As a professional working in your chosen field it is important to work together with other park, recreation and leisure service professionals to promote and enhance the field. The special requirements and characteristics required of this profession need to be shared and enhanced. This can only be done y those who work in the profession day to day. ARPA provides you with the vehicle to represent your profession on the local, state and national level.