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          Local Advisor Certification Series: 2018-2019

          The National Local Advisor Certification Series is designed to prepare local chapter advisors for success in the BPA classroom through online training, peer-to-peer engagement and national program resources.

           

          DELIVERY/REQUIREMENTS:

          1. Attend or view six 50 minute weekly training webinars.
          2. Contribute to thread discussion via Flipgrid.
          3. Complete online self-check assessments via Moodle.

          GOALS:

          1. Prepare new advisors for success in the BPA Classroom.
          2. Retain existing advisors through supportive training materials resulting in success in the BPA Classroom.
          3. Provide a training source for new and existing advisors which results in a Trained Pin & Certificate of Completion for Local School Administration.

          RECOGNITION:

          1. Advisors completing the course will be recognized at the National Leadership Conference with a ribbon, pin and reception.
          2. Advisors completing the course will receive a Certificate of Completion and award.

          2017 Local Advisor Certification Completed-Congratulations!

           

          Participants may register for courses individually, but must complete all courses & assignments in order to satisfy the requirements for the Local Advisor Certification Designee. Course must be completed by Monday, November 12th at 11:59 PM EST to be eligible for certification.

          Professional Development Credit is available from Idaho State University. Find out how to apply here.

          LAC 101: General BPA Knowledge

          Mon, Oct 1, 2018  8:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
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          Course Objectives:
          .10 Describe the Training Overview

          .35 Explain the Organizational structure/Stakeholders/Partners/Mission/History/Divisions
          .5 Identify various association terminology

          Course Assignments:
          Attend LAC 101: General BPA Knowledge online webinar or view the online version.

          Complete the Flipgrid discussion.
          Complete the self-check assessment.
          Review the “About BPA” section on www.bpa.org

           

          LAC 102: Managing a Chapter/The Advisory Role

          Mon, Oct 8, 2018  8:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
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          Course Objectives:
          .3 Describe the Training Overview

          .10 Explain Advisor Responsibilities/Managing the Chapter
          .10 Identify Recruitment/Promotion Tools
          .15 Explain the Online Membership Registration Tool
          .25 Identify Elements Needed for Planning a Successful Program:
               Fundraising, Recruitment/Promotion, Managing the Paperwork, Officer Elections, Planning a Calendar,
               Planning a Budget, National Program Highlights

          Course Assignments:
          Attend LAC 102: Managing A Chapter/The Advisory Role online webinar or view the online version.

          Complete the Flipgrid discussion.
          Complete the self-check assessment.
          Review the Local Chapter Handbook found online on www.bpa.org

           

          LAC 103: Making BPA Co-Curricular

          Mon, Oct 15, 2018  8:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
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          Course Objectives:
          .3 Describe the Training Overview

          .25 Identify Ways to Engage the Student- Using the WSAP as a Co-curricular resource in the Classroom
          .25 Identify Ways to Engage the Student- Using BPA Leadership Programs as a Co-curricular resource
           
          Course Assignments:
          Attend LAC 103: Making BPA Co-Curricular online webinar or view the online version.

          Complete the Flipgrid discussion.
          Complete the self-check assessment.
          Review the WSAP Guidelines Document found online on www.bpa.org/compete
          Review the Service Area Tab found online on www.bpa.org/service

           

          LAC 104: BPA Advocacy/Engaging Leadership Outside of the Classroom

          Mon, Oct 22, 2018  8:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
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          Course Objectives:
          .3 Describe the Training Overview
          .20 Advocacy Presentation
          .10 Identify Local/Regional Opportunities
          .10 Identify State Opportunities
          .15 Identify National Opportunities

          Course Assignments:
          Attend LAC 104: BPA Advocacy/Engaging Leadership Outside of the Classroom online webinar or view the online version.

          Complete the Flipgrid discussion.
          Complete the self-check assessment.
          Review the Classroom Resource Tab found online on www.bpa.org/source

           

          LAC 105: National Leadership Conference I

          Mon, Oct 29, 2018  8:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
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          Course Objectives:
          .3 Describe the Training Overview

          .5 Explain the National Leadership Conference
          .5 Describe Qualifications
          .10 Provide NLC Resources
          .20 Explain the Online Membership Registration Tool

          Course Assignments:
          Attend LAC 105: National Leadership Conference I online webinar or view the online version.

          Complete the Flipgrid discussion.
          Complete the self-check assessment.
          Review the NLC Tab found online on www.bpa.org/nlc

           

          LAC 106: National Leadership Conference II

          Mon, Nov 5, 2018  8:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST
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          Course Objectives:
          .3 Describe the Training Overview
          .10 Explain Advisor Responsibilities
          .15 Explain Advisor Participation at NLC- Judge and Administrator/Proctor/Grader
          .15 Explain Advisor Participation at NLC- Volunteer Program

          Course Assignments:
          Attend LAC 106: National Leadership Conference II online webinar or view the online version.

          Complete the Flipgrid discussion.
          Complete the self-check assessment.
          Review the NLC Tab found online on www.bpa.org/nlc

           

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          Local Advisor Certification Series: 2017-2018

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          DELIVERY/REQUIREMENTS:

          1. Attend or view six 50 minute weekly training webinars
          2. Contribute to thread discussion via The Source
          3. Complete online self-check assessments
          4. Complete webinar series via Next Step Academy

          GOALS:

          1. Prepare new advisors for success in the BPA Classroom.
          2. Retain existing advisors through supportive training materials resulting in success in the BPA Classroom.
          3. Provide a training source for new and existing advisors which results in a Trained Pin & Letter of Completion for Local School Administration.

          RECOGNITION:

          1. Advisors completing the course will be recognized at the National Leadership Conference with a ribbon, pin and reception.
          2. Advisors completing the course will receive a Letter of Recognition and award.
          3. Advisors completing the course will receive an electronic badge from Next Step Academy.

          2017 Local Advisor Certification Completed-Congratulations!

          Participants may register for courses individually, but must complete all courses & assignments in order to satisfy the requirements for the Local Advisor Certification Designee.

          General BPA Knowledge: LAC 101

          Mon, Sep 18, 2017 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
          Log on to Moodle for archive

          Course Objectives:
          .10 Describe the Training Overview

          .35 Explain the Organizational structure/Stakeholders/Partners/Mission/History/Divisions
          .5 Identify various association terminology

          Course Assignments:
          Attend LAC 01-General BPA Knowledge online webinar or view the online version

          Complete the thread discussion regarding the topics addressed on The SOURCE
          Complete the self-check assessment.
          Review the “About BPA” section on www.bpa.org

           

          Managing a Chapter/The Advisory Role: LAC 102

          Mon, Sep 25, 2017 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
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          Course Objectives:
          .3 Describe the Training Overview

          .15 Explain Advisor Responsibilities/Managing the Chapter
          .35 Identify Elements Needed for Planning a Successful Program
          Fundraising, Recruitment/Promotion, Managing the Paperwork, Officer Elections, Planning a Calendar,
          Planning a Budget, National Program Highlights

          Course Assignments:
          Attend LAC 02- Managing A Chapter/The Advisory Role

          Complete the thread discussion regarding the topics addressed on The SOURCE
          Complete the self-check assessment.
          Review the Local Chapter Handbook found online on www.bpa.org

           

          Making BPA Co-Curricular I: LAC 103

          Mon, Oct 2, 2017 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
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          Course Objectives:
          .3 Describe the Training Overview

          .50 Identify Ways to Engage the Student-Using the WSAP as a Co-curricular resource in the Classroom

          Course Assignments:
          Attend LAC 03-Making BPA Co-Curricular I

          Complete the thread discussion regarding the topics addressed on The SOURCE
          Complete the self-check assessment.
          Review the WSAP Guidelines Document found online on www.bpa.org

           

          Making BPA Co-Curricular II: LAC 104

          Mon, Oct 16, 2017 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
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          Course Objective:
          .3 Describe the Training Overview

          .50 Identify Ways to Engage the Student-Using BPA Leadership Programs as a Co-curricular resource

          Course Assignments:
          Attend LAC 04-Making BPA Co-Curricular II

          Complete the thread discussion regarding the topics addressed on The SOURCE
          Complete the self-check assessment.
          Review the Service Area Tab found online on www.bpa.org

          Managing Your Membership: LAC 105

          Mon, Oct 23, 2017 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
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          Course Objectives:
          .3 Describe the Training Overview

          .10 Identify Recruitment/Promotion Tools
          .40 Explain the Online Membership Registration Tool

          Course Assignments:
          Attend LAC 05-Managing Your Membership

          Complete the thread discussion regarding the topics addressed on The SOURCE
          Complete the self-check assessment.
          Review the Membership Area Tab found online on www.bpa.org

           

          Engaging Leadership Outside of the Classroom: LAC 106

          Mon, Oct 30, 2017 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
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          Course Objectives:
          .3 Describe the Training Overview

          .5 Identify Local/Regional Opportunities
          .5 Identify State Opportunities
          .40 Identify National Opportunities

          Course Assignments:
          Attend LAC 06-Engaging Leadership Outside of the Classroom

          Complete the thread discussion regarding the topics addressed on The SOURCE.
          Complete the self-check assessment.
          Review the Classroom Resource Tab found online on www.bpa.org/source

           

            

           

           

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