Webinar Wednesdays

Program Overview

WWA's Webinar Wednesdays program brings ongoing learning to your desktop! These programs, which are only available to WWA member facilities and their employees, allow you to gather your team and experience high caliber educational opportunities without leaving your office. Find out more about upcoming webinars below and login to access pre-recorded webinars for playback at a time convenient for you and your team. Have a suggestion for a future Webinar Wednesday topic? Contact the WWA office or a member of the WWA Education Committee. For on-demand access to previously recorded webinars, visit our Webinar Archives using the button below.

Upcoming Webinars

Register now for Upcoming Webinar Wednesday programs, which are available to current members and their employees. You will receive a confirmation email after registering and a reminder email before the scheduled start that will include links to join the webinar. Please note: you must complete the registration process before the live webinar starts in order to be added to the webinar. If you are not able to attend the live event, a link to the recording will be sent to your email within a few days after the live event takes place.

Designing Social Distancing Into Your Waterpark Attractions

Join waterpark designers and attraction builders to discuss how parks can adjust the operation of their attractions to promote social distancing. As we all adjust to new norms, this conversation is intended to provide solutions, inspiration and awareness of the latest trends and safety requirements for your waterpark attractions.

Moderator: Robin Ritz, InCord Ltd.  - Bio info;
Speakers: Daryl Matzke, Ramaker & Associates - Speaker info; John Olthafer, Ramaker & Associates - Speaker info; Travis Kline, Aquatic Development Group (ADG) - Speaker info; Mark Weston - Speaker info
Webinar date: June 2, 2020
Webinar time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Central Time
Cost:  FREE for Members!
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Webinar Archives

Current WWA Member facilities and their employees can access previously recorded webinars on-demand by visiting our Webinar Wednesdays archives. Choose from topics related to marketing & communications, management & staff development, operations, safety, food & beverage, in-park revenue and design & development. You must login before you will be able to access these webinar archives.

The following COVID-19 webinars are now available in the Webinar Archives:

What You Should Be Doing NOW With Marketing & Communication

COVID-19 has been called a "black swan" event for tourism—something we could never have predicted or prepared for in our wildest imaginings. What should your facility be doing right now in terms of marketing, communicating and planning? What are the best travel brands doing? What do you need to plan for now to be ready for later? Winter Prosapio will lead this webinar to provide practical advice and a window to what to do—and not to do—during this time.
Speaker: Winter Prosapio, The Atkins Group

COVID-19: What You Need To Know

As fears about COVID-19 increase worldwide, unscientific claims and unreliable advice are spreading fast. Drawing upon the latest information from a variety of trusted public sources, this course cuts through the confusion by offering an in-depth look at COVID-19, with specific information for aquatic professionals. You will also receive a link to share with your staff to take a free online course and print a certificate for in-service credit.
Speakers:  Jill White, Starfish Aquatics Institute; Lake White, Starfish Aquatics Institute; Seth Collings Hawkins, MD

Insuring Your Waterpark During COVID-19

Join Tim O’Donnell, Program Manager of the WWA Insurance Program by Haas & Wilkerson, for a discussion on how closures and disruptions to your park due to COVID-19 will affect your insurance policies and some steps you might consider taking to lessen the financial impact to your park.
Speaker: Tim O'Donnell, WWA Insurance Program administered by Haas & Wilkerson

CARES Act Updates For The Travel Industry

Join the CARES Act Updates for the Travel Industry webinar hosted by the U.S. Travel Association to ensure you are well-equipped to take advantage of provisions contained within the newly enacted aid package. U.S. Travel representatives will walk you through the legislation and answer your questions about the stimulus package’s impact on your business.
Speaker: U.S. Travel Association

Carpe Quarantine: Taking The Time To Optimize Your Website

So many important marketing success tactics get lost in the hustle and bustle of daily business because we just don’t have the time to commit to them. Well now you do. Let’s leverage this unique time to examine those website tasks that take time instead of money but will help you make money in the long run. Make your site faster, fresher and learn which Google Analytics reports are really helpful. Leverage the time you have now for success later.
Speaker: Katie Bruno, WDD


Webinar Archives