August 2022

25 August 2022
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Healthy Ingredient Swaps

Open to Delaware Valley Health Trust Members at no cost.

Fun fact: When cooking, applesauce can be used as a healthy alternative for recipes that use butter! Whether you are cooking your favorite meal, snack, or dessert, join this session to discover good-for-you ingredient substitutions that preserve the deliciousness of your favorite recipes.

This virtual webinar is eligible for the Delaware Valley Health Trust $100 Health Education Incentive. This session is presented in partnership with the Main Line Health System.

Click on the following link to register:   https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_bKxOwR8FQWmSUWZyZ4a-Lw

For more information on Health Trust Wellness incentives and reimbursements, click here (log in required) or contact the Wellness Team at wellness@dvtrusts.com or call 267-803-5721.

September 2022

13 September 2022
10:00 am – 11:00 am

A Healthier You: How Mental Health Affects Physical Health

Open to DVHT, DVWCT and DVPLT members at no cost.

There is more and more growing evidence of the connection between our mental health and our physical health. Recent wellness studies show the interconnection between fitness, nutrition, and mental health. Examples include emotional under- or overeating, depression following a medical diagnosis, how exercise can improve mood, etc. Learn to be empowered to make better choices for a healthier you – even during times of stress! This workshop takes a look at your health from the inside out by exploring the connection between mental and physical health.

Presenter: Jen Hinds, Health Advocate

Virtual Presentation via Zoom – a Zoom link with instructions will be sent to registrants about a week prior to the class.

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14 September 2022
9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Leadership Fundamentals – Core Course, Penn State Public Entity Leadership Certificate Program

This course is full to capacity.  Please contact us to be placed on a waitlist. 

Open to DVWCT and DVPLT members at no cost.

This course covers the essential competencies required for an effective supervisor or manager.  Techniques in leadership and motivation, coaching and mentoring will be shared.  Additional topics include interpersonal styles and effective communication.

Location for this course is the Lansdale Borough Hall, Council Chambers 1st Floor, 1 Vine St. Lansdale, PA  19446. Parking across the street in the freight house lot.

Lunch will be provided.

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15 September 2022
12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

DVHT Biometric Screening Information Session

Open to Delaware Valley Health Trust Members at no cost.

Knowing your biometric numbers every year can help you track your health over time and understand your risk for certain health conditions. Health Trust enrollees and their covered spouses are eligible to earn a $150 incentive for completing a biometric screening annually.

Join this session to learn about the Biometric Screening Incentive, how to navigate the MyQuestForHealth.com website, and what you can expect along the way. Bring your questions!

Registration is not required. Click here to add this event to your calendar.

Click on the following link to join the session: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/86308227555 or call 1-312-626-6799 (passcode: 86308227555#).

This virtual webinar is NOT eligible for the Delaware Valley Health Trust $100 Health Education Incentive, it is for informational purposes only.

For more information on Health Trust Wellness incentives and reimbursements, click here (log in required) or contact the Wellness Team at wellness@dvtrusts.com or call 267-803-5721.

19 September 2022
8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Gracie Survival Tactics (GST), Level 1 Instructor Certification

DVWCT and DVPLT Scholarship Opportunity

The Delaware Valley Workers’ Compensation Trust (DVWCT) and Property & Liability Trust (DVPLT) is pleased to offer a limited number of $400 scholarships for the following course:

Gracie Survival Tactics (GST) – Level 1 Instructor Certification

September 19 through 23, 2022 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Location:  Gracie Jiu Jitsu Phoenixvlle, 550 Kimberton Rd, Phoenixville PA  19460

 Note: You must register directly with the vendor.

DVWCT and DVPLT is offering its members 20 scholarships valued at $400.00 each for GST Level 1 Instructor Certification Course being held September 19 through 23, 2022.  Limit one (1) scholarship per member entity.

How to Claim a Scholarship:

1)  DVWCT/DVPLT members should first contact the Trust to confirm availability and reserve a scholarship by emailing Carol Bigham at cbigham@dvtrusts.com or calling (267) 803-5720.  Scholarships are available on a first come/first served basis.

2)  Next, register via the vendor directly via the following link: https://store.gracieuniversity.com/categories/military_and_law_seminars/GSTCERT19-23SEPT22.html .  More information: https://www.gracieuniversity.com/ .

3)  Following the training, send proof of completion and paid receipt to Carol Bigham at cbigham@dvtrusts.com.

4)  Upon approval, DVWCT/DVPLT will issue a $400.00 reimbursement check (value of the scholarship – limit one scholarship per member entity).

Scholarship questions?  Please call Carol Bigham (267) 803-5720.

 

20 September 2022
8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Defensive Driving for Sedans

Open to DVWCT and DVPLT members at no cost. You must register through the Trust to avoid billing.

This course consists of four hours in the classroom and four hours of practical driving skills. The goal of the course is to train sedan drivers in collision prevention techniques. In teaching these techniques, the course also promotes an attitude of mutual understanding, courtesy and cooperation on the road.  Topics covered include: general backing techniques, foul weather driving, crash avoidance, parking lot driving and braking techniques.

Attendees should bring a sedan vehicle to class in order to participate in the practical evaluations. Students must be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid Pennsylvania Operator’s License.

Lunch is not included.

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20 September 2022
9:00 am

PRPS Swimming Pool Management 101 and Pool Pesticide Recertification

DVWCT/DVPLT Scholarship Opportunity

These courses are designed to assist municipal aquatic facility staff with maintaining a healthy bathing environment and meeting PA Dept. of Agriculture pesticide applicator certification requirements. For a complete description of the seminars, please refer to PRPS registration information (see links below).

Provider:                    PA Recreation & Park Society (PRPS)

Schedule: Pool Recertification Workshop: September 20, 2022, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. *Swimming Pool Mgmt. 101 Workshop: September 21, 2022, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Location: Greater Plymouth Community Center 2910 Jolly Road, Plymouth Meeting PA  19462

Eligibility/Cost: 15 Scholarships of up to $150.00 each are available to DVPLT (Property and Liability Trust) and DVWCT (Workers’ Compensation Trust) members. Limit 2 scholarships per Trust entity.

Deadline:                    Requests for reimbursement must be received by November 30, 2022.

How to Claim Scholarships:

DVPLT and DVWCT members should first contact cbigham@dvtrusts.com to confirm availability and reserve your scholarship. DVPLT and DVWCT members should register directly through PRPS – click the following links for more information or to register:

                                   PRPS Pool Recertification Workshop  or  Swimming Pool 101 Workshop

3. After completing the course, forward proof of payment and attendance to cbigham@dvtrusts.com. 4. Upon approval, the Trust will issue a reimbursement check for the value of the scholarship (up to two per individual entity).

*Note: Scholarships do not apply to the Department of Agriculture Pesticide Exams (Core/Category 24).

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20 September 2022
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Employee Orientation to the EAP and Work/Life Website

Open to DVHT and DVWCT members at no clost.

Occasionally, all of us are troubled by personal, family or work problems. These concerns may be minor. However, if they weigh on your mind, they can affect your relationships and daily work performance. Before that happens, it’s wise to seek help. This workshop provides an overview of the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) benefit, and the numerous ways that the EAP can help. We also review the Work/Life website, highlighting the many tools and resources available 24/7. Confidentiality of the program is stressed.

Presenter: Jen Hinds, Health Advocate

Virtual Presentation via Zoom – a Zoom link with instructions will be sent to registrants about a week prior to the class.

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20 September 2022
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Preventing Pre-Diabetes

Open to Delaware Valley Health Trust Members at no cost.

Did you know that roughly 88 million adults living in the United States have prediabetes? For those individuals who have prediabetes, more than 84% don’t know that they have it. Learn more about this condition and how healthy lifestyle changes can help prevent Type 2 diabetes.

This virtual webinar is eligible for the Delaware Valley Health Trust $100 Health Education Incentive. This session is presented in partnership with the Main Line Health System.

Click on the following link to register:  https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_zLtJIEQMSJ6hfpL4rJc1kg

For more information on Health Trust Wellness incentives and reimbursements, click here (log in required) or contact the Wellness Team at wellness@dvtrusts.com or call 267-803-5721.

22 September 2022
8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Defensive Driving for Trucks

Open to DVWCT and DVPLT members at no cost. You must register through the Trust to avoid billing.

This course consists of four hours in the classroom and four hours of practical driving skills. The goal of the course is to train truck drivers in collision prevention techniques. In teaching these techniques, the course also promotes an attitude of mutual understanding, courtesy and cooperation on the road.  Topics covered include: general backing techniques, foul weather driving, crash avoidance, parking lot driving and braking techniques.

Attendees should bring a work truck to class in order to participate in the practical evaluations. Students must be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid Pennsylvania Operator’s License (CDL if applicable).

Lunch is not included.

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