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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

    • 15 Nov 2023
    • 9:00 AM
    • 16 Nov 2023
    • 11:30 AM
    • ONLNE

    This course explores the myth that artificial turf is low maintenance. It will be of interest to those who manage or maintain synthetic sports turf and for those who want additional knowledge of it’s maintenance requirements. Course includes an on-field demonstration of concepts learned in classroom, where possible.



    • What is synthetic turf and it’s history and evolution.
    • How to identify your type of field and it’s design components.
    • Installation, drainage techniques and infill understanding.
    • Maintenance best practices, techniques and schedules.
    • Equipment use, set up and maintenance overview.
    • Inspections and troubleshooting common problems

    The course is held over 2 days (2.5 hours each day).

    9:00 to 11:30 AM Eastern Time

    Pacific Time


    Mountain Time


    Central Time


    Eastern Time


    Atlantic Time


    Newfoundland Time


    *except where daylight savings time is not recognized


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

364 College Road East, Unit 2

Guelph, ON    N1G 3B9


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

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