Upcoming Conferences & Workshops
We offer a wide variety of conferences and workshops for your professional development and continuing education needs. We offer the ability to host your conference or workshop, and we are dedicated to meet the continuing education needs for any field. From planning, to registration, to day of the event coordination, we handle it all.
June 2017June 6, 2017 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Addiction impacts individuals of every age, but those that are perhaps the most vulnerable are children. Rising rates of drug and alcohol impacted children, kids exposure to adverse childhood experiences (ACEs - including parental addiction) and the systems put in place to protect children continue throughout the school years are all on the rise.Learn More Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, June 12 - 21, 2017 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Discover your vision - design and create your own metal sculpture. Whether you’re an experienced welder or a novice, this course will improve your metal fabrication skills.Learn More Thursday, June 15 1PM - 5PM or Thursday, June 22 8AM - 12:00PM
Concerned about the opioid epidemic? Binge drinking? Intoxicated driving? Value-based reimbursement? SBIRT can help! The Wisconsin Initiative to Promote Healthy Lifestyles (WIPHL), in partnership with Prevent Suicide Marathon County, are pleased to offer a four-hour trainings on SBIRT - alcohol and drug Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment. SBIRT is an evidence-based, cost-saving approach that a variety of professionals can use to help the people they serve reduce their drinking, drug use and related health and social consequences.Learn More
August 2017August 7 - 10, 2017; 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
This workshop is packed with valuable and important information for kiln operators and managers. The variety and quality of the information make this a must attend event. The workshop will focus on drying systems, controlling lumber quality, species specific drying, wood structure and drying science. Over twenty breakout topics will be covered to help you maintain a successful kiln operation.Learn More August 15 – 18, 2017 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
The style, appearance and approach of the successful interviewer and interrogator will be covered, as well as the room settings conducive to these activities. There are 3 main components this training covers.Learn More Tuesday, August 22, 2017 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Northcentral Technical College (NTC), in partnership with the Firefighter Behavioral Health Alliance and retired Fire Captain Jeff Dill, is pleased to present Internal “Size-Up” training. This presentation is a fire department behavioral health awareness course designed to educate attendees on signs and symptoms, addictions and emotional and physical behaviors.Learn More
September 2017September 11 - September 15, 2017 8AM -5PM
This forty-hour course is specifically designed for experienced uniformed patrol personnel selected to serve as field training officers with probationary employees. The course emphasizes the FTO's role in assisting probationers to certify for solo patrol operations by applying the knowledge and skills acquired during basic police training/certification and using them according to agency policy, procedures and community service delivery standards and the Probationary Officer Manual training task protocols.Learn More Saturday, September 30 8:00AM - 4:00PM
Fully Involved is geared toward fire professionals who wish to expand their abilities in leadership. This presentation is for anyone who wishes to lead at any level, from firefighter to chief officer. Throughout the presentation, Mark VonAppen takes participants through the leadership principles as outlined in the Fully Involved standard of performance: • Do your job • Treat people right • Give all out effort • Have an all-in attitude Participants of Fully Involved will have the opportunity to share and exchange leadership styles as well as learn about the Fully Involved 10/10 leadership pact.Learn More
October 2017Monday, October 2, 2017 8:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m.
This one day course was designed to educate about the exploding trend of synthetic opioids. In many jurisdictions around the country already affected by illicit Fentanyl, W-18/carfentanil, and U-47700 this course has become mandatory. If your agency has not encountered these substances yet, you will! The course covers what these dangerous substances are, what they look like, where they come from and how to protect yourself from potentially deadly contact. The instructor will provide information on how to initiate and safely investigate cases involving these substances that are up to 1000 times more potent than other narcotics on the street.Learn More October 6, 2017 8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Live2Lead is a leader development experience broadcast from Georgia designed to equip attendees with new perspectives, practical tools and key takeaways. Attendees will learn from world-class leadership experts, be prepared to implement a new action plan and start leading when they get back to the office with renewed passion and commitment.Learn More Monday, October 16 & Tuesday, October 17, 2017 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
This course provides the basic operational theory and practical training to instruct users to reasonably safely and effectively operate TASER CEWs. This course covers the TASER X26, X26P and X2 CEWs, and will certify those who successfully complete the course as TASER instructors for a period of 2 years. This course is open to sworn law enforcement officers, military personnel, and licensed professional security employees.Learn More