Ice Maintenance & Equipment Operations Course

In this course, participants will learn skills to create exceptional ice, troubleshoot poor ice conditions, perform ice maintenance, and operate and maintain equipment while ensuring a safe physical setting.

Topics include:

  • History of ice maintenance
  • Operator safety
  • The conditioner
  • The blade
  • Snow & ice collection systems
  • Water systems
  • The vehicle
  • Fuel and power source safety
  • Facility air quality
  • The Circle Check
  • Safely operating an ice resurfacer
  • Other ice maintenance tools
  • Effective ice maintenance techniques

Course Details
Date: April 12th – 15th, 2022
Location: Pictou County Wellness Centre
Instructor: ORFA
Cost: $850 + tax (RFANS Members) $1000 + tax (Non-members)
Registration Deadline: March 29th, 2022 

To return:
Recreation Facility Association of Nova Scotia
Mail: 5516 Spring Garden Road, 4th Floor
Halifax, NS B3J 1G6


Location: Travelodge Suites, 700 Westville Road, New Glasgow, NS                                           Rate: $119.00 + tax (continental buffet breakfast included)
Phone: 902-928-1333
Quote Code: RFANS
Booking Deadline: March 11th, 2022