Other Events of Interest

NACo Conference Schedule (see Events - Major Conferences)

Grant Writing and Grant Management Workshops

Upper Savannah Council of Governments and Grant Writing USA are hosting a grant writing workshop March 2-2, 2023, and a grant management workshop March 23-24. Grant Writing covers finding funding sources and writing grants from start to finish. Grant Management covers how to manage grant awards, stay in compliance, survive an audit, and evaluate the efficacy of a program.

Itinerary : 

Grant Writing- March 2-3, 2023, 8:30-3:30 CT, 9:30-4:30 ET. Click here for learning objectives.

Grant Management- March 23-24, 2023, 8:30-3:30 CT, 9:30-4:30 ET.  Click here for learning objectives.

CEU Credits: 

Various CEUs and university credits are available for this class.  For complete details click here.

Questions?

Call the Grant Writing USA Client Services Team at 800.814.8191, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm (PT).

Click Here for Grant Writing

Click Here for Grant Management

Stormwater Training

American Stormwater Institute, LLC is offering stormwater training online with a live instructor via Zoom. The full class schedule is available on their website.

Vector Control for Environmental Health Professionals - Free Training

Environmental health professionals are on the frontline of helping individuals, institutions, and communities reduce threats from mosquitoes, ticks, and other vectors. This training—Vector Control for Environmental Health Professionals—emphasizes the use of integrated pest management to address public health pests and vectors that spread pathogens, including Zika virus and others. The training offers Continuing Education Units (CEUs).

The training includes 11 courses. Take all of them or pick and choose (the first three are required, then take courses in any order):

  1. Vector-Borne Diseases of Public Health Importance
  2. Integrated Pest Management Basics
  3. Performance Assessment and Improvement of Vector Control Services
  4. Tick Biology and Control
  5. Mosquito Biology and Control
  6. Toxicology of Pesticides
  7. Rodent Management
  8. Pests and Vectors in Food and Housing Environments
  9. Special Pest Management Considerations for Schools
  10. Risk Communication Basics
  11. Bed Bug Biology and Control

Visit the following website to register and to learn more about the training: https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/ehs/elearn/vcehp.html.