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The Sports Field Management Association (SFMA) is your direct connection to the technical information and people resources that you will need to excel! We are dedicated to helping you succeed personally and professionally.
Be sure that you are taking advantage of all that your membership offers. If you are not currently a member, we encourage you to join today and become engaged in the vibrant profession of sports turf management.

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Advance Your Career
Membership in SFMA is an investment in yourself. SFMA may be the most economical 'unemployment insurance' you can buy. SFMA helps to provide:
  • Job Security.
    By taking advantage of programs and resources, you proactively enhance your value to your employer.
  • Career Success.
  • The knowledge, skills and abilities you gain by accessing SFMA's education and information can help you to prepare to take that next step in your career.

  • Recognition of your Professionalism.
  • In addition to the individual recognition you receive because of the great job you do, SFMA's advocacy with groups such as athletic directors, parks and recreation directors, coaches and parents enhances the image of the entire profession.


  Key Services
  • Monthly SportsField Management Magazine and Online Newsletter
  • Educational Resources - Bulletins, Booklets, DVDs, Online classes
  • Use of the PCI to validate your work
  • Certification Programs
  • Awards Program, Scholarships & Grants
  • Annual Conference & Exhibition
  • Employment and Career Resources
  • STMA Industry Sourcebook
  • Chapter Resources
  • Membership Directory - real-time, online