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Title: Are your chapter members looking for opportunities to earn CEUs or PDHs


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Advancing Education Efforts
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Public Works Institutes
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  • The Public Works Institute is a national training
    model that has been specifically developed for
    APWA chapters.
  • The model has been designed to address the
    supervisory and management needs of current
    first-line supervisors and up.

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Who is the PublicWorks Institute for?
  • The Public Works Institute is for current
    first-line supervisors and up and those
    aspiring to become leaders within the
    profession.

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Becoming an Institute
  • Chapters only need to address the 10 core
  • areas of study and provide a minimum of 90
  • educational classroom contact hours of
  • instruction in order to be eligible for the
  • National Certificate.

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Ten Domains of Study
  • Supervisory Techniques and Skills
  • Basic Management Skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Leadership Skills
  • Community Service/Customer Orientation Skills
  • Legal Understanding
  • Fundamentals of Government
  • Finance
  • Resource Management Skills
  • Public Works Operations

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Approved Institutes
  • Georgia Public Works Management
  • Illinois Public Service Institute
  • Michigan Public Service Institute
  • Minnesota Public Works Leadership Academy
  • Northern California Public Works Institute
  • Northwest Public Works Institute

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How do I get involved or learn more about this?
  • Contact Kathy Dotson at the APWA National Office
  • kdotson_at_apwa.net
  • 816-595-5220

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Click Listen Learn
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Click, Listen Learn
  • Benefits
  • Inexpensive
  • -Member 150 USD
  • -Non-Member 200 USD
  • Easy set-up
  • -Computer with Internet Connection
  • -Speaker phone
  • Variety of timely topics
  • -Asset Management
  • -Alternative Fuels
  • -Low-Impact Development

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Click, Listen Learn
  • Benefits
  • Handouts, resources and speaker contact info
    available
  • Immediate answers to your questions from our
    experts
  • Chapter Benefits
  • Generate revenue
  • Attract new members

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Hosting a Click, Listen Learn
  • Charge a minimal fee
  • (i.e. 15-20/person)
  • Have a vendor or agency provide the location
  • Equipment
  • Computer with Internet connection
  • Projector and Screen
  • Speaker Phone

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Hosting a Click, Listen Learn
Have a sponsor provide lunch or bring in
lunch Facilitate a discussion after the program
or bring in a SME
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Hosting a Click, Listen Learn
  • Additional Facility Suggestions
  • LTAP Center
  • City Hall
  • Police Station
  • Community College

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Click, Listen Learn Schedule
Professional Development Opportunities through
APWA
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Thank YouSend Ideas or Topics
toeducation_at_apwa.net
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Questions
Ashley Scherzer ascherzer_at_apwa.net Carrie
Merker cmerker_at_apwa.net
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Continuing Education Units (CEUs)Professional
Development Hours (PDHs)
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Are your chapter members looking for
opportunities to earn CEUs or PDHs?
  • APWA chapters may apply to APWA national for
    approval to award CEUs to attendees at chapter
    workshops and conferences!

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What is a CEU or a PDH?
  • The Continuing Education Unit (CEU) is a
    nationally recognized method of quantifying the
    time spent in the classroom during professional
    development and training activities.
  • The Professional Development Hour (PDH) is a term
    established by the National Council of Examiners
    for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) in their
    Continuing Professional Competency Guidelines.

CEU to PDH conversion formula 0.1 CEU (1 hour
of instruction) 1 PDH 1.0 CEU (10 hours of
instruction) 10 PDHs
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Continuing Education Units (CEUs)Professional
Development Hours (PDHs)
  • Easy Steps
  • Visit www.apwa.net/Education/CEU

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Continuing Education Units (CEUs)Professional
Development Hours (PDHs)
  • Quick Easy Steps
  • Visit www.apwa.net/Education/CEU
  • Conference vs. Workshop
  • Workshop One day or multi day session all on
    the same topic.
  • Conference Several sessions in same time frame.

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Completing The CEU Application
  • Information
  • When submitting the application please include
    plenty of detail.
  • Agenda
  • Description of Each Session
  • MUST have Learning Objectives (3)
  • Learning Objectives Use Active Verbs
  • Instructors for Each Session
  • Evaluation Sheet

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Continuing Education Units (CEUs)Professional
Development Hours (PDHs)
  • International Association for Continuing
    Education Training www.iacet.org
  • The American Public Works Association has been
    reviewed and approved as an Authorized Provider
    by the International Association for Continuing
    Education and Training (IACET).

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Completing The CEU Application
  • ALL DONE
  • After completing the form, hit submit.

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Continuing Education Units (CEUs)Professional
Development Hours (PDHs)
  • Chapter Application Fees
  • Chapter Workshops/Seminars 35
  • Chapter Conferences 50
  • The Chapter Representative will be invoiced.

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Questions
  • Please visit our FAQ
  • www.apwa.net/Education/CEU
  • Click CEU Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

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Continuing Education Units (CEUs)Professional
Development Hours (PDHs)
  • Karen Wilson
  • kwilson_at_apwa.net
  • Courtney Thompson
  • cthompson_at_apwa.net

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Speaker DatabaseandEducation infoNOW Community
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Speaker Database
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Where Can I Find the Speaker Database?
  • Go to www.apwa.net
  • Go to Chapter Leader Resources
  • Go to Section 5. National Programs Services
  • Click on the Searchable Database of Event
    Speakers link

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What Are the Search Functions?
  • Name
  • State, Chapter, Region
  • Event Type
  • Event Date
  • Title Keyword
  • Category

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Can I Submit a Speaker to the Database? YES!
  • Name Contact Information
  • Event Date Location
  • Submit to
  • Courtney Thompson
  • cthompson_at_apwa.net

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Education infoNOW - An active information
exchange on education, training or professional
development initiatives throughout all levels of
APWA.
JOIN NOW
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Carrie Merker, Education Program Producer(Click,
Listen Learn Audio-web Broadcasts,
General)cmerker_at_apwa.netCourtney Thompson,
Education Assistant(Congress Program Admin
Support, Live Workshop Admin Support,
General)cthompson_at_apwa.netPatricia Kutt, CAE,
Director of Educationpkutt_at_apwa.netKaren
Wilson, Project Manager of Adult Learning
Programs(Congress Program Development, Public
Fleet Management Workshops)kwilson_at_apwa.netKath
y Dotson, Project Manager of Adult Learning
Programs(Construction Inspection Workshops, PWks
Institutes and PWks Masters Degree
Initiative)kdotson_at_apwa.netAshley Scherzer,
Project Manager of Adult Learning
Programs(Click, Listen Learn Program
Development, North American Snow Conference
Programming)ascherzer_at_apwa.net
For Education Inquiries Contact 1-800-848-APWA
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