Pre-Conference Learning

Pre-conference Learning Sessions

Come a day or two early for some intensive learning before the conference begins.
Pre-conference sessions are not included with regular conference registration.

Plan to Protect® Administrators and Leaders CertificationMelodie Bissell

When: Monday, May 1, 2017 - 9:00-4:00

Learn how to administer, implement and maintain a strong abuse prevention program with policies, screening, and documentation.

Cost: $265+tax

To register: www.plantoprotect.com

Inter-Generational Workplaces (This course has been CANCELLED)Duncan Field

When: Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 9:00-4:30

The leadership of Christian organizations is changing as younger generations take charge in existing workplaces and establish their own churches and charities. Featuring a panel of guests, this session will explore how we think about a truly inter-generational workplace and provide concrete, practical advice that can help your organization develop leaders and further your mission both now and into the future. 

Cost: $125

To register: www.cccc.org

Plan to Protect® Train the Trainer CertificationMelodie Bissell

When: Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 9:00-4:00

Learn how to train your volunteers and staff within your abuse prevention program. Receive PowerPoints, Teaching Notes, Student Notes, creative methods and inspiration.

Cost: $265+tax

To register: www.plantoprotect.com

Project ManagementJames Metcalf

When: Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 9:00-4:30

Are you looking for ways to manage projects more successfully that will enhance your ministry? Bring a current / future project. This workshop will provide:

  • a comprehensive overview of project management
  • tips and tools to manage large and small scale projects
  • skills to apply project management principles
  • an effective project plan for you to take back to your ministry

Cost: $125

To register: www.cccc.org

Technology for Nonprofits—Software and Soft SkillsBradley Olsthoorn

When: Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 10:30-4:00

Silent Partner Software presents an interactive day of discussion showcasing the use of technology to advance your mission. Our sessions will demonstrate the effective use and combination of soft skills and software in the nonprofit space.

Cost: Free

To register: www.silentpartnersoftware.com