"Train the Trainer" Workshops

TRACK 2:

"TRAIN THE TRAINER" WORKSHOPS ON THE BEST MANAGEMENT PRACTICES IN MOSQUITO CONTROL

 

 

UPCOMING TRAIN THE TRAINER WORKSHOP HUB EVENTS:

 

 

NEW JERSEY

Location: The Center for Vector Biology, 
               Rutgers the State University of New Jersey 
               180 Jones Ave, 
               New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Dates: One, two-day class is scheduled-
           December 13-14, 2017
           9am-6pm

Accommodations: The Rutgers University Inn is conveniently located on campus and is only a 5 minute car ride away from the Center for Vector Biology where the training will take place. Rooms are just $79 if you book at least 5 days prior to your arrival. Alternatively, The Heldrich is located just off campus and is only a 6 minute car ride from the training site.

Registration: Click here for more information.

 

MISSISSIPPI

Location: Holiday Inn Express
               100 Riverwind E Dr. 
               Pearl, MS 39208

Dates: One, two-day class is scheduled-
           December 14-15, 2017

Registration: Click here to register!

 

VIRGINIA

Location: Hilton Garden Inn Fairfax
                3950 Fair Ridge Drive
                Fairfax, VA 22033

Dates: One, two-day class is scheduled:
           December 14-15, 2017

Registration: Click here to register.

Space is limited as each class will have 35 students. Mosquito control program managers, Entomologists/ Biologists, Education Specialist and Public Relation, Biological Technician, and other professionals in the field biology and control of mosquitoes and mosquito-borne diseases may attend the class. Training manuals, breakfasts and lunches will be provided. 

For questions about the Fairfax training, please contact Lauren Lochstampfor 
 

 

TEXAS

**Rescheduled**

Location: Bay Area Community Center
               5002 NASA Parkway
               Seabrook, Texas 77586
 
Dates:  One, two-day workshop 
            January 25-26, 2018 (8 am to 4 pm)
 
Registration:  Registration is FREE. Click here to register.

Lodging: Click here for hotels in the area.
 
Space is limited and reserved on a first come, first served basis. Training manuals, breakfasts and lunches will be provided.
 
Preparation for workshop: AMCA requires that each participant read the Mosquito Best Practices Manual and complete online training modules on basic mosquito biology prior to attending the “Train the Trainer” Workshop.

 

COLORADO

Location:     Fireside Cafe 1515
                   Cascade Avenue
                   Loveland, CO


Date:  Tuesday, March 13, 2018 (Immediately prior to the West Central Mosquito & Vector Control Association Annual Meeting)

Time: TBA

Registration: Registration is FREE. Click HERE  to register today!

Lodging:       Rooms are available at the La Quinta Inn and Suites
                    1450 Cascade Avenue
                    Loveland, CO

Space is limited and reserved on a first come, first served basis. Training manuals and lunches will be provided. Mosquito control program managers, Entomologists/ Biologists, Education Specialist and Public Relation, Biological Technician, and other professionals in the field biology and control of mosquitoes and mosquito-borne diseases may attend the class.

 

WASHINGTON

Location:    Benton County Mosquito Control District
                  4951 W Van Giesen St
                  West Richland, WA 99353

Date: April 12th, 2018

Time: TBA

Registration: TBA

** More information including program schedule and registration, will be posted shortly. **

 

 

Additional Train the Trainer Workshop Hub events will be added. 

 

 

PAST TRAIN THE TRAINER WORKSHOP HUB EVENTS:

VIRGINIA 

There were two Train the Trainer Workshops scheduled in Virginia. The Southeastern Virginia workshop took place on November 30-December 1, 2018 at the City of Suffolk Dept. of Public Works. The Northern Virginia workshop is scheduled for December 14-15, 2017 at the Hilton Garden Inn Fairfax.

CALIFORNIA

The Train the Trainer Workshop for California took place on October 31, 2018 at Embassy Suites in Sacramento, CA.

NORTH CAROLINA

The Train the Trainer workshop hub for North Carolina took place October 9-10, 2017 in Carolina Beach, NC. The workshop hub welcomed 36 students from North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Virginia, Michigan, and California. Dr. Stephanie Richards and the selected faculty provided a comprehensive interactive training experience. The students successfully completed the training curriculum and received the AMCA Train the Trainer Certification. 

FLORIDA

Florida had three training hubs thus far taking place on July 27-28, 2017, August 24-25, 2017, and October 25-26, 2017.Due to popular demand, the third class in October was added!

ARIZONA

Arizona held their first Train-the-Trainer workshop hub event June 28-30, 2017. Attendees included the Inter Tribal Council of Arizona  (ITCA). A coordinated effort with Arizona’s Pest Management Division (PMD) provided a three-day event with PMD conducting an all-day training. Following that the Train the Trainer program took place on June 29-30.