Sports Turf Canada has developed and partnered to provide courses that introduce the latest principles and techniques of managing and maintaining sports turf - both natural and synthetic. The Synthetic Turf classroom-based course  is delivered throughout the year.

Upcoming events

    • 11 May 2021
    • 9:00 AM (EDT)
    • 12 May 2021
    • 11:30 AM (EDT)
    • ONLNE

    INSTRUCTOR:  Tab Buckner, Township of Langley

    Sports Turf Canada’s goal is to advance the knowledge and education of sports turf professionals in Canada in the areas of synthetic sports turf field safety and maintenance. This two day (2.5 hours each day) Sports Turf Canada course will be of interest to those who manage or maintain synthetic sports turf and to those who wish to develop additional knowledge and skills in this subject matter.

    Topics Include

    • What is synthetic turf?
    • History of synthetic turf
    • Design of fields
    • How to identify your type of field
    • Installation and drainage understanding
    • Field safety best practices
    • Infill understanding
    • Equipment overview
    • Maintenance best practices and techniques
    • Troubleshooting common problems

If you're interested in hosting (provide a room for 15 people for, tables/chairs, some learners, a screen/TV monitor and a nearby synthetic and/or natural sports field), a course, please contact Sports Turf Canada at 519-763-9431 or or by filling out "Let us know where you'd like to see our courses being held" form. 

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Sports Turf Canada

328 Victoria Road South

Guelph, ON    N1L 0H2


Office Hours Tuesday to Friday 8:30 - 3:30

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