CE Conferences | Northcentral Technical College

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.

July 2017

Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response - HAZWOPER 40 Hour Course

Monday, July 24 - Friday, July 28, 2017 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

This course is designed for general site workers involved in hazardous substance removal or other work activities which expose, or may expose, workers to hazardous substances, materials or other health hazards. This course will deliver 40 hours of instruction required by 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(3), OSHA’s Hazardous Waste and Emergency Response training standard.

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August 2017

AOD Partnership: Pregnancy and Addiction

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Local experts will present on the topics of pregnancy and addiction at Northcentral Technical College on August 1. Attendees will learn the impact drugs have on the unborn fetus and the mother, will discuss the power of addiction and the risk of withdrawl, and will consider care after birth and the complexities of treatment.  

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Kiln Drying Seminar

August 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.

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The Reid Technique of Interview and Interrogation

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.

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Davis Autism Institute - Stepping Stones

Thursday, August 17 and Friday, August 18, 2017

This is an introductory program developed for younger individuals who are on the autistic spectrum and /or are struggling to meet early childhood development milestones and for those with limited language or low functioning ASD.  Its aim is to provide the opportunity to gain sufficient knowledge and skills to actively support the development of early life and social concepts.

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Internal Size-Up Firefighter Training

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.

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September 2017

Field Training Officer

September 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.

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Motivational Interviewing

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

This course will examine basic motivational interviewing methods in therapeutic relationships, learn differences between sustain and change talk, and discuss collaborative goal setting, focus techniques, and ethical issues to equip you for greater success in your role.

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12 Lead Course / Slap the Cap! The Role of Capnography in EMS

September 18, 2017 - 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. September 19, 2017 - 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Join expert Bob Page at NTC for an engaging, entertaining educational experience.

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Fully Involved

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.

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October 2017

Heroin on Steroids: Impact of Fentanyl, W-18 and U-47700

Monday, 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.

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Live2Lead 2017

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.

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Medical Assistant Conference

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2017 REGISTRATION - 7:30 A.M. EVENT - 8:00 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.

As Medical Assistants, you are instrumental in helping health care providers both in clinical and administrative capacities. With the variety of job responsibilities, it is important you stay current on new and emerging health care issues. The Northcentral Technical College Medical Assistants Conference is designed to provide Medical Assistants with quality continuing education as well as to have the opportunity to network with local experts in your field.

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Leadercast Women

October 7, 2017

The vision for Leadercast Women is to create a positive, safe, comfortable, and collaborative environment for women to have an amazing leadership experience. By creating an event where leaders at all levels and from all walks of life can hear experts share their experiences, engage in meaningful dialogue, and connect at a deeper level with others who are on that same journey, the world can be changed for the better.

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TASER Instructor Certification

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.

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