The ARVC Foundation is dedicated to providing educational opportunities that mark an Excellence in Outdoor Hospitality Education. To this end, the ARVC Foundation works continuously to design and develop educational offerings that allow those in the outdoor hospitality industry opportunities to enhance their skill sets to advance their knowledge base and further their careers. Core educational offerings are linked below for more information.
Lifelong Learning Online Classes
The Outdoor Hospitality Education Program's (OHEP) Lifelong Learning classes are online! This curriculum focuses on business management principles and practices that support the Outdoor Hospitality industry.
Outdoor Hospitality Conference & Expo
Join us November 5-8, 2018, in Oklahoma City, for the biggest event of the year dedicated to the success of the RV park and campground industry!
OHEP Certificate Program
The Outdoor Hospitality Education Certificate Program is designed to ensure learners have the knowledge required to be successful. Click here to learn more about the certificates available through this program.
National School of RV Park and Campground Management
The National School of RV Park and Campground Management is an intensive program designed to equip prospective and current owners and managers with the tools they need to improve or develop a thriving campground business. The program is offered over two, one-week sessions that students can enroll in at one or both of the school’s campuses – the Eastern campus and Western campus.
ARVC Foundation Practitioner Certificate for NFPA 1194®
The ARVC Foundation Practitioner Certificate for NFPA 1194® program is designed to ensure that park owners and operators have an in-depth knowledge of the current standards for RV Parks and Campgrounds. This will provide practitioners with knowledge of best practices and the necessary resources to work with regulatory agencies when designing or modifying existing facilities.
Institute for Leadership Development
Covering three topics, this day-long workshop will train leaders how to build a team, embrace change, and how to become more engaged in the industry. This will be a fast paced, interactive workshop with activities and group discussions.