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Check & Connect's Comprehensive Implementation Training is a comprehensive 2-day training blending elements of both the Preparation and Implementation Training and the Mentor Training. This training provides participants with a thorough overview of Check & Connect and its background; how to prepare their site for implementing Check & Connect; and the information, competencies, and skills needed to be an effective Check & Connect mentor at their site.
Participants will learn and understand —
See more information on the Comprehensive Implementation Training Agenda.
The training is designed for education administrators, lead staff (decision-making stakeholders), their site coordinator(s), and assigned Check & Connect mentors.
Limited to 30 participants.
The training will take place at the University of Minnesota Continuing Education and Conference Center, 1890 Buford Ave, St. Paul MN 55108. Complimentary parking will be provided (registered participants will receive parking details via email). Participants are responsible for their own lodging and travel arrangements. The Continuing Education and Conference Center is approximately 11 miles from the Minneapolis/St. Paul airport.
Lodging options near the conference center (in Roseville, a neighboring city) include the following (there is no special room rate at these locations and we encourage you to inquire about their shuttle services):
It is essential for training participants to be present from start to finish on each day of the training. Please plan your travel accordingly. Dress is casual.
The fee for this 2-day training is $625/participant, or $595 if registering before the early bird deadline.
The following are included with this fee:
Costs of travel, lodging, and additional meals are not covered by the training fee.
Register early as space is limited and registrations are taken on a first-come, first-served basis.
Please register online using the link provided. We accept payments by credit card and purchase order. If paying by purchase order, see instructions below. Group registration is allowed.
Early bird deadline ($595 rate): Aug. 1
Registration deadline ($625 rate): Sept. 10
To cancel or edit your registration, please contact us at email@example.com or 1-866-434-0010. If your registration is cancelled within 5 business days after the registration deadline, you will receive a refund of your payment minus a $100 administrative fee. Note that if you are not able to attend, you may substitute another person without incurring the administrative fee by editing your registration here online or contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1-866-434-0010. If you cancel your registration more than 5 business days after the registration deadline, your registration fee will not be refunded.
We reserve the right to cancel this event if we do not meet our minimum of 20 registered participants by the registrataion deadline in which case a full refund will be provided. We will notify any registered participants via email or phone within 2 business days following the registration deadline if this event is cancelled.
Schools and organizations may request on-site training to prepare local staff to implement each component of Check & Connect. One great plus to having our staff come to you is that you also receive pre- and post-training consultation to determine your specific needs (in preparation for the training) and to assist with implementation (follow-up). The cost is determined based on number of participants.