Please join us for VASFAA’s 2019 Fall Non-Conference Training!
“Oh, the places we’ll go!”
Blue Ridge Community College, Robert E. Plecker Workforce Center
Time: 9:00AM – 3:00PM
Participation is open to all VASFAA members. Dues must be paid prior to registering for the event as it is a members-only event. Light breakfast refreshments and a box lunch is provided.
We have a fantastic agenda planned. You’ll learn pertinent information for your daily work, receive federal and state legislative updates, network with colleagues, and have the opportunity to complete a NASFAA credential ($99 value) after the event. We hope to see you there!
9:00 AM: Check-in/Coffee and pastries
9:15 AM: Welcome to Blue Ridge Community College – Megan Hartless, Blue Ridge Community College
9:30 AM: NASFAA Needs Analysis Credential – Adam Bailey, Virginia Tech
11:00 AM: SCHEV Update – Lee Andes, SCHEV
11:30 AM: Hot Topics in Verification – Melissa Franks, William and Mary
12:00 PM: Lunch
1:00 PM: Remarks from Dr. John Downey, President, Blue Ridge Community College
1:15 PM: Federal Update – Elayne Peloquin, University of Lynchburg
1:45 PM: Resume-ing, Cover Letters, and Interviewing: Help Yourself Stay and Get Ahead – Beth Armstrong, Virginia Tech
Registration: The event cost is $25 and lunch is provided along with light breakfast snacks.
Location/Parking: Blue Ridge Community College is located off I-81 at exit 235. Turn west onto Route 256 at the end of the exit. At the intersection with Route 11, turn left (south). The campus is approximately ½ ahead on the left.
Plecker Workforce Center is noted with a ‘P’ on this map. For easiest access to parking use the 2nd campus entrance – South Entrance. There is a parking garage directly across the street from the building.
Lodging: For those that need overnight accommodations, there are several hotels right off of I-81 in Staunton (Exit 222 or 225) or Harrisonburg (Exit 247A). You can find some of these options published in the last edition of the VASFAA Voice.