Playground Supervisor Training Course

Playground Supervision Course

Online Playground Supervision Course and Certification

The Peaceful Playgrounds Online Playground Supervisor Training is designed to introduce administrators, teachers, substitute teachers, physical educators, parents, after school personnel, and playground supervisors to the responsibilities and techniques associated with keeping children safe on a playground.

This course details playground surfacing, play structure safety, and playground supervision.

The course is divided into 5 areas:

Injuries:  Definition of injury, definition of accident, where children are injured, type of activities that cause serious injury, playground laws and regulations, surfacing and injuries, Consumer Product Safety Guidelines, injury prevention tips, and when to intervene.

Supervision:  Supervision zones, before recess responsibilities, during recess responsibilities, after recess responsibilities, and supervision tips.

Dealing with behavior problems: Procedures to follow, respectful intervention and redirection, resources and unsafe behaviors.

Legal Liability: Definition of Standard of Care, tips for reducing liability, General Standard of Care, inappropriate games and activities, and how to limit your liability.

Hazards:  Surfacing, public use, maintenance and inspections.


My Para professionals just completed the training provided by Peaceful Playgrounds. We found the information comprehensive and helpful. The training helped to allow all the Para professionals to fully understand the way to supervise the playground and bring continuity to all three recess periods. – Cherie McComb, Principal

 Playground Supervisor Course

Individual  $49.99    ORDER NOW     

School Staff $499.99 ORDER NOW   

Call 951-245-6970 for School, District or County Discounts for multiple teachers.

For more information download the Playground Supervision Flyer.

Playground Supervisor Training
Playground Supervisor Training
playground Supv Training.pdf
Version: V1
7.1 MiB
Playground Supervisor Training

Playground Supervisor Training Course



The online course concludes with a 20 question quiz. Upon passing the quiz each participant will receive a Certificate of Completion for professional development hours and the option to receive an Open Badge.







Playground Supervisor Guide is part of the course materials for purchase.

In order to gain access to this course you must register as a user in our system so that a completion certificate will be issued.  A guest checkout will not give you access to the course as you need a login and password to gain access.

start course

Course Materials

Playground Supervision: A "How to" Guide for Playground Supervisors is available for purchase.

Course Content