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Connect 4 Lunch @ Olive Garden
12/12/19
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Events in the next 120 days...
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11/04/19
 -03/20/20
STACC (STREET AND AIR CRITICAL CARE)

The Street & Air Critical Care (StACC) course is a 16 week online program designed to provide experienced paramedics and nurses an in-depth understanding of the concepts of critical care transport and prepares them to pass national critical care transport certification exams. StACC instructors include physicians, pharmacists, respiratory therapists, flight medics, and flight nurses. 24 different critical care subjects are covered including: ventilator management, lab data interpretation, radiographic image analysis, 12 lead EKG interpretation, hemodynamic monitoring, circulatory assist device management, advanced pharmacology, and more. StACC is divided into two sections. The first section provides in-depth instruction in the 24 different subjects with lectures, reading assignments, and quizzes The second section includes a summarized review of the specific content students will see on national critical care certification exams and a practice exam with answer rationales. StACC is approved by the International Board for Specialty Certifications (IBSC) for 60 CME units toward renewal of the FPC or CCPC. StACC CME units are also recognized by the State of Utah Bureau of EMS. Participants are required to purchase the textbook "Patient Transport: Principles and Practice (5th ed)"

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11/04/19
 -12/13/19
FEDERAL INDIAN LAW & POLICY

The Federal Indian Law & Policy course is an 6-week online program that is aimed at providing tribal, federal, and state government employees and political office holders with an in-depth understanding of the government-to-government relationships that exists. The course will cover foundational case law, important legislative action, current Native American issues. Subjects to be covered include A History of Federal Indian Policy, Indigenous Governments, Individual Indian legal Status vs. Racial Status, Indian Gaming, Indian Activism, Indian Political Participation, and Images, Media & Stereotypes, among others. Each lecture will have a reading assignment and a follow-up quiz to monitor the progress of each participant. Class progress will be closely monitored by the instructor, with whom each participant will have access to. The course Instructor will be Dustin Jansen, an enrolled member of the Navajo Nation. Dustin is an Assistant Professor at Utah Valley University, specializing in American Indian Studies. Dustin is also a practicing Attorney, works as a Tribal Court Judge for the Confederated Tribes of the Goshute Reservation, a pro tem Judge for the Zuni Pueblo; and, as a Hearing Officer for the Navajo Nation Office of Hearings and Appeals. Participants will be using the text American Indian Politics and the American Political System by David E. Wilkins. THIS CLASS IS A NON-DEGREE CERTIFICATE PROGRAM. Book not included.

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11/11/19
 -01/17/20
UVU Web Development & Coding Bootcamp

The technology industry is growing at an unprecedented rate; by 2024 it is projected to grow by 20–30%*, opening thousands of new jobs. Our accelerated, college-accredited program is formatted to get you up to speed and working quickly, so you can capitalize on the high demand—while also allowing you to continue formal education through college credits if you so desire.
Don’t wait any longer! Start learning computer programming today and begin your stable career in Tech!

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12/12/19
Connect 4 Lunch @ Olive Garden


 
Connect 4 Lunch is a highly focused Multi-Chamber monthly networking event. Attendees network in groups of no more than six over lunch. These smaller group sizes allow business professionals of all types to get to know each other in a more meaningful way. Personal and professional experiences are shared; needs and ideas are discussed all while a fantastic lunch is enjoyed.
Whether you have ideas or challenges that you'd like to run by other business professionals, or you're just looking to network and make new contacts, Connect 4 Lunch is designed to provide you with great networking opportunities at an affordable price. Mingle with other business professionals like yourself from around the area.  Bring your business cards, a friend, and a hardy appetite.

Bring a Door Prize for a little extra recognition if you’d like!

See you There!

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01/07/20
Annual State of the Cities Address

Join us for the Annual Multi-City Update where you’ll hear from city representatives who will go over what is going on in Lehi and Saratoga Springs. Get informed on expected growth trends for 2020, where the city stands on key issues such as transportation, and more!   

                    

 

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01/08/20
 -03/25/20
CERTIFIED PUBLIC MANAGER (CPM) PROGRAM - COURSE 1

Utah Valley University Executive Education is pleased to be the new administrator for the Utah Certified Public Manager® Program. This program strengthens the professional performance of current and future public and non-profit managers. UVU Executive Education is excited to deliver this program in collaboration with expert faculty from the UVU Woodbury School of Business and UVU College of Health and Public Service. Certified Public Manager® is a professional designation granted by nationally accredited programs in state and federal governments. The CPM Program increases the capacity of its participants to effectively lead people, manage work processes and develop self-mastery. The Utah CPM Program consists of 3 Courses addressing a range of leadership and management skills. It is a non-credit program at UVU. To become a Certified Public Manager® participants must complete all sessions in each of the 3 required Courses for a total of 300 hours. The cost for each Course is $750. This Winter 2020, UVU will launch Course 1 on 01/08/2020 and the cohort will meet on the Wednesdays listed below. These are in-person trainings unless indicated. Course 2 will be offered later in 2020. The program will run in UVU's Lehi Campus.

Course 1 Full-Day Sessions: Self-Knowledge for Leaders 01/08/2020, 01/15/2020

Politics and Government in Utah 01/22/2020

Systems & Strategic Thinking 01/29/2020

Organizational Values & Ethics 02/05/2020

Personal Communication 02/12/2020

Facilitation & Meeting Management 02/19/2020

Work Contracting 02/26/2020, 03/04/2020

Managing Conflict 03/11/2020

Developing Workforce Capacity 03/25/2020

Fundamentals of Supervision Online

If you are an agency requiring an invoice to enroll several participants into this program or if your agency is paying for you to attend this program, please contact Denni.Cawley@uvu.edu.


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01/21/20
 -03/24/20
PROJECT MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATE (PMP-PMI)

This course lays the foundation of concepts and solutions in principles of project management including planning, scheduling, controlling, resource allocation, and performance measurement, among other concepts. Students apply practices authorized and advised by the Project Management Institute (PMI) and prepare for the PMP certification examination. Books and materials included. **Course materials will be ordered one week prior to the course starting. All registrations that take place after that time will receive their printed materials on the second week of the course.


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01/21/20
 -05/05/20
SOFTWARE TESTING: CERTIFICATE OF PROFICIENCY (NONCREDIT)

 

Software Testing is one of the most indispensable jobs in the world today. Software testers are responsible for testing the "usability" and "reliability" of software products (e.g., applications, etc.) and updates on a variety of mobile, desktop, and other technological platforms. This course introduces "manual" software testing, providing knowledge of theory, practice, and application as well as on-the-job training and real-world simulations designed to help a novice level computer user to compete into the field of software testing. This course explores "manual" software testing methodologies and applications; in addition, it provides basic computer literacy and communication skills for competing in a range of different software testing environments. Completion of this course provides the certification needed to apply to entry-level software testing positions and provides a comprehensive review for the International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) test, which is taken upon completion. Students must provide their own laptop.This training program prepares students to become skilled software testing and quality assurance technicians for a wide array of businesses and organizations. Students exiting this program will be of immediate interest to any corporation with software testers. Learn quality assurance and testing best practices. Training in software testing helps fill the demand many employers are seeking now. Facilitated in conjunction with Xactware, Henry Schein, and the Utah Department of Workforce Services.


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01/21/20
 -04/30/20
LICENSED PARALEGAL PRACTITIONERS (LPP)

LICENSED PARALEGAL PRACTITIONERS (LPP) PACKAGE includes:
- Family Law for Licensed Paralegal Practitioners
- Debt Collection Law for Licensed Paralegal Practitioners
- Landlord/Tenant Law for Licensed Paralegal Practitioners
- Ethical Rules for Licensed Paralegal Practitioners

ACCESS TO THESE COURSES WILL END DEC 31, 2019.
ETHICAL RULES FOR LICENSED PARALEGAL PRACTITIONERS is required for anyone planning to practice as an LPP in Utah and must be completed before taking the LPP Ethics Licensing Exam offered by the Utah State Bar.


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01/22/20
 -04/15/20
SHRM LEARNING SYSTEM: HUMAN RESOURCE CERTIFICATION

Prepare to become a Human Resources Certified Professional (SHRM CP) or Senior Certified Professional (SHRM SCP) through an authorized course that will prepare and allow you to test for SHRM certification (Society for Human Resource Management). This program provides an up-to-date overview of key human resource management concepts and trends and is based on the current SHRM body of knowledge. Set yourself apart from other HR professionals and open the door to new career opportunities with this valuable credential. Books and Materials included. **Course materials will be ordered one week prior to the course starting. All registrations that take place after that time will receive their printed materials on the second week of the course.


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01/23/20
 -02/20/20
GRATISHIFT

 

You are what you think about. Every result you get in your life is tied to a thought. If the thought is good, you will see positive results in your life. If the thought is negative, you can expect the same in your results. Through years of research, it has been discovered that the fastest way to change a person from negative or neutral to positive is through an intense practice of gratitude. During this 30-day course, you will come away with a deeper awareness of all of the good that's around you. The following are some of the results you could see: *Better relationships *Increase in income *Lower stress levels *Greater confidence *Stronger self-image And much more. This course has been offered all over the globe. The following are some of the things which have been shared after the 30-days: “This program and the last 30 days saved my marriage.” “I quit my addiction to alcohol and haven’t gone back. It’s been several months now.” “There was a haze over me that I couldn’t figure out how to remove. I didn’t have any desire to do anything. I felt hopeless and didn’t have interest in life like I used to. This last 30 days of gratitude has lifted the haze. I feel like I can dream again.” "My leads have doubled over the past thirty days and my confidence is through the roof to close them." This course will require homework every day of listening to audios, writing in a journal, and reading a gratitude statement out-loud. It should take no longer than 30 minutes a day. Come join world-renowned speaker, coach, and trainer Tony Child for a month that could, quite possibly, change your life.


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01/24/20
 -04/03/20
UVU CERTIFICATE IN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

This course is for economic development professionals, elected officials, municipal staff or business professionals working with the public sector. The course focuses on the key core areas that are vital to growing a community. The course teaches the theory behind the core areas as well as brings real world examples to show how the theory works. Core areas include, business expansion and retention, strategic planning, workforce development, financing, marketing your community, tax increment financing and the incentive process and site selection. The course is designed to help a student become more effective at promoting their community. Course runs on Jan 24, Feb 7, March, 6 and April 2-3. Please note that April 2 class time is from 1-5 pm. All other dates are from 8 am to 5 pm.


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02/03/20
 -05/22/20
STACC (STREET AND AIR CRITICAL CARE)

The Street & Air Critical Care (StACC) course is a 16 week online program designed to provide experienced paramedics and nurses an in-depth understanding of the concepts of critical care transport and prepares them to pass national critical care transport certification exams. StACC instructors include physicians, pharmacists, respiratory therapists, flight medics, and flight nurses. 24 different critical care subjects are covered including: ventilator management, lab data interpretation, radiographic image analysis, 12 lead EKG interpretation, hemodynamic monitoring, circulatory assist device management, advanced pharmacology, and more. StACC is divided into two sections. The first section provides in-depth instruction in the 24 different subjects with lectures, reading assignments, and quizzes The second section includes a summarized review of the specific content students will see on national critical care certification exams and a practice exam with answer rationales. StACC is approved by the International Board for Specialty Certifications (IBSC) for 60 CME units toward renewal of the FPC or CCPC. StACC CME units are also recognized by the State of Utah Bureau of EMS. Participants are required to purchase the textbook "Patient Transport: Principles and Practice (5th ed)"

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02/03/20
 -02/24/20
NASM PERSONAL TRAINING CERTIFICATION

 

Earn a certificate from NASM’s nationally recognized program. Pursue your NCAA Accredited National Academy of Sports Medicine Certification and take your career to the next level.

Work one-on-one with clients to design and implement customized fitness, training, nutrition and wellness plans. Personal trainers and other wellness professionals enjoy flexible hours and energetic work environments including gyms, corporate fitness centers and resorts. Course fees include textbook, access to online instruction, and the NASM certification exam.


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02/03/20
 -03/16/20
aPHR CERTIFICATION PREPARATION

 

The Associate Professional in Human Resources (aPHR) certification is perfect for multiple professionals: those that have an interest in HR but are not currently in that field. Individuals who have been given 'human resources' as part of their job duties. College students hoping to embark on a career in human resources. The aPHR has been specifically formulated for those that are new to, or aspiring to gain competence in the HR field. It is the only human resource certification of its kind! aPHR Certification Benefits: 1) Demonstrate your HR knowledge and commitment. 2) Gain a competitive advantage in the HR job market. 3) Prove you can tackle the challenges of an HR career. 4) Win the respect and confidence of peers and employers.HRCI has set the standard for human resource certifications for over 40 years. Over 500,000 have earned HRCI certifications, in over 125 countries. 93% of Fortune 500 companies employ individuals with HRCI certifications. Short: Distinguish yourself with the Associate Professional in Human Resources (aPHR), part of the HR Certification Institute (HRCI) suite of trusted, rigorous certifications for HR practitioners. Elevate your status and demonstrate your commitment with this important entry-level HR credential.


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02/04/20
 -02/05/20
SHORT-TERM RENTAL (STR) MANAGEMENT

Renting a room or an entire home to guests for short stays can be profitable, or it can create loss and liability. If you list your home on popular sites like Airbnb or VRBO, you're running a small business and must comply with applicable regulations. There may be zoning restrictions, licensing or permit requirements, taxes you must collect and remit, and community rules that you and your guests must follow. Property managers and realtors need to know the differences between short-term rental and landlord/tenant laws, too. This 3-hour class explores essential laws, definitions, accounting practices, and house rules you need to know to be code-compliant and neighborhood-friendly. It is eligible for 3 CORE CE through the Utah Division of Real Estate, as a stand-alone class or you may complete the 4-part series on Vacation Home/Short-Term Rental Management and earn the STR Certification.

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02/14/20
 -04/24/20
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT 201

Educate new and seasoned economic development professionals on Community Reinvestment Areas (CRA's) and marketing your community. Through this class the students will create a CRA to include a plan and budget with all documents. Students will also focus on marketing their community with guest lectures to talk about social media, print, web site, brand and logo, and other aspects of marketing. Course dates: 2/14, 3/13, 3/27, 4/24


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03/26/20
"Strikes for Kids" bowling event with Jamaal Williams

On behalf of Strikes For Kids, I would like to cordially invite you, your colleagues and family to participate in The Aetna Strikes For Kids Provo Bowling Classic. Please join us on Thursday March 26, 2020 from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm at Fat Cats Entertainment Center, located at 1200 N University Ave. The family friendly fundraiser for all ages and skill levels will be hosted by former BYU star now Green Bay Packers running back Jamaal Williams.

Strikes For Kids is a 501(c)(3) national charitable organization. Since our inception in 2012, we have organized over 100 bowling, softball and golf events. Strikes For Kids partners with more than 125 NFL, NBA, MLB and MMA athletes to allow fans and their families the rare opportunity to mingle with professional athletes for an enjoyable afternoon/evening of fun while supporting a worthy cause at an affordable cost. Strikes For Kids also provides local businesses a unique opportunity to create a team building exercise while seeing their tax deductible donation impact lives.

Events are held nationally with the intent to empower and inspire the youth to achieve their goals and motivate them to become the leaders of tomorrow. We enrich the lives of students and youth organizations in the community in which these events are held, by partnering up with various organizations who reward children for their achievements in the community, classroom, and in sports.
 
Proceeds from this event will go towards benefiting our Strikes For Kids Bike Giveaway Program:

This program will reward 25 local student-athletes from the Provo area community ranging from ages 6-13 years old for their athletic and academic success. Those selected by the partnering organization of this event will be rewarded with an evening of bowling, food, drinks and surprised with brand new bikes by Jamaal.

Schedule of Events:
5:30 pm to 6:00 pm- Check-in/Registration
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm- Bowling
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm- Silent Auction/Raffle

Event registration options:
$200 per lane for up to six (6) bowlers

Two hours of bowling & shoe rental
Pizza per lane and pitcher of soda per lane
Event shirt
Group photo with Jamaal Williams
Raffle and silent auction participation

Our events are made possible by the support of our incredible sponsors. If you are looking to receive a great amount of community exposure while enjoying a fun team-building exercise, please consider one of the tax-deductible sponsorship level packages attached. Please do not hesitate to contact me by phone (559) 241-4412 or email jallen@strikes4kids.org with any questions regarding the sponsorship options. Bowling lanes, food and giveaways are included with sponsorship at no additional costs.
 
Please visit the event website, www.sfkprovo.com, to register your team.

We thank you in advance for your consideration and support of our mission of spreading joy. 

Be sure to check out highlights from our past three events for a better idea of our events/exposure:

Bengals standout Joe Mixon: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nBqgzCnFwRs&feature=youtu.be

Cowboys All-Pro standout DeMarcus Lawrence: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dlCe98k03a4

Chiefs star Sammy Watkins: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SshD4Un07GM

Sincerely,

Joe Allen
Founder
Strikes For Kids
Mobile:(559)241-4412
Email: jallen@strikes4kids.org
Website: www.strikes4kids.org

 

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