April 2020

30 April 2020
8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Tactical Communications for Law Enforcement: The Art of De-Escalation

Open to DVWCT and DVPLT members at no cost.

This course will present tactical communications and de-escalation techniques to enable law enforcement departments and individuals to learn skills designed to prevent potential conflicts from spiraling out of control, stressing that a positive outcome is the desired goal of each citizen interaction. MPOETC approved for 7.5 CLEE credits.

Presented by PA Department of Education, Institute for Law Enforcement Education. Please complete and return the attached ILEE Enrollment with your registration.

Lunch is included.

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ILEE Enrollment

30 April 2020
9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Microsoft Excel 2016 Core

This class is full. Please call 267-803-5720 for wait list. Thank you.

Open to DVHT, DVWCT and DVPLT members. $25 Co-pay due to high program cost.

Lesson 1:  Getting Started with Microsoft Excel 2016 Lesson 2:  Performing Calculations (Limited use of Excel Functions) Lesson 3:  Modifying a Worksheet Lesson 4:  Formatting a Worksheet Lesson 5:  Printing Workbook Contents Lesson 6:  Managing Large Workbooks

A light breakfast and lunch will be provided.

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May 2020

1 May 2020
9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Public Works Management

In partnership with the Pennsylvania State Association of Boroughs (PSAB), the Delaware Valley Trusts is pleased to offer 10 full scholarships (limit two scholarships per member entity) for Public Works Management.

Date: Friday, May 1, 2020          Time: 9:00 am to 3:30 pm          Location: Delaware Valley Trusts, 719 Dresher Road, Horsham PA

This full day class will review the duties and responsibilities of the public works director who typically plans, organizes, directs, coordinates and evaluates the activities of the public works, engineering, public works maintenance, and solid waste departments. Learn tips for preparing performance evaluations for each department and implementing capital improvement, asset management and long range infrastructure development plans. Discussions will include updates on winter maintenance operations, CDL regulations, safety programs, and incident and risk management programs.

Cost:  $135 members & $185 non-members. You must register directly with PSAB (see below).

How to Claim a Delaware Valley Trusts Scholarship:

1) Property & Liability Trust (DVPLT) members should first contact the Trust to confirm availability and reserve your scholarship by emailing Carol Bigham at cbigham@dvtrusts.com or calling (267) 803-5720.

2) Next, register directly with PSAB by clicking here or visit at www.training.boroughs.org or call Terri at 800-232-7722, Ext. 1042.

3) After completing the course, forward proof of completion and payment to cbigham@dvtrusts.com or fax (267) 803-5770.

4) Upon approval, Trusts will issue a reimbursement check for the value of the scholarship (up to two per member entity).

Scholarship questions?  Please call email cbigham@dvtrusts.com or call (267) 803-5720.

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5 May 2020
8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Basic Chainsaw Safety

Class is full. Please call 267-803-5720 for wait list. Thank you.

Open to DVWCT and DVPLT members at no cost.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there are approximately 36,000 serious chainsaw injuries each year. Proper safety equipment and operation can greatly reduce the risk of injury when using a chainsaw. This full day workshop will review safety equipment and how to safely start and operate a chainsaw. It will also review reactive forces, directional felling, limbing and bucking, use of wedges, and storm damage and removal techniques.

Participants are required to bring a hardhat.

 

 

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6 May 2020
8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Basic Chainsaw Safety

Open to DVWCT and DVPLT members at no cost.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there are approximately 36,000 serious chainsaw injuries each year. Proper safety equipment and operation can greatly reduce the risk of injury when using a chainsaw. This full day workshop will review safety equipment and how to safely start and operate a chainsaw. It will also review reactive forces, directional felling, limbing and bucking, use of wedges, and storm damage and removal techniques.

Participants are required to bring a hardhat.

 

 

 

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7 May 2020
9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Core

Open to DVHT, DVWCT and DVPLT members. $25 Co-pay due to high program cost.

Lesson 1:  Getting Started with PowerPoint Lesson 2:  Developing a PowerPoint Presentation Lesson 3:  Performing Intermediate Text Editing Lesson 4:  Adding Graphical Elements to Your Presentation Lesson 5:  Modifying Objects in Your Presentation Lesson 6:  Adding Tables to Your Presentation Lesson 7:  Adding Charts to Your Presentation Lesson 8:  Preparing to Deliver Your Presentation (time permitting)

A light breakfast and lunch will be provided.

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13 May 2020
8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Police EVOC for SUV’s

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

Police emergency vehicle operations courses (EVOC) are taught by seasoned police instructors.  The prime objectives of these hands-on, skill-based seminars are: (1) officer safety, (2) protection of innocents and (3) successful law enforcement.

This one (1) day course is designed for officers who routinely are assigned to drive a SUV or prisoner transport vehicles.  This course will provide officers with an opportunity to apply the skills they learned during the Basic EVOC course while driving a larger vehicle.  Defensive driving techniques and emergency response tactics will be demonstrated to and practiced by those attending.  The course will be 1/2 day behind the wheel driving skills that includes a response course as well as a skill course that will include backing.  Students must successfully complete written and practical exams to receive certification for the course.

Officers attending should report in old clothes by 8:00 a.m.

Officers attending must bring a police department owned SUV or prisoner van to drive on the driving range.

Lunch is not included however there are a few restaurants nearby.

 

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13 May 2020
9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Highway Workzone Safety and Flagging

Open to DVWCT and DVPLT members at no cost.

This training satisfies the requirements of Penn DOT Pub. 408, Sec. 901 related to minimum competencies for work zone flaggers and other road workers. Topics covered include fundamentals of work zone traffic control, project planning, personal protective equipment, placement of traffic control devices, use of shadow vehicles and proper flagging techniques. Attendees who pass the final exam receive a certified flagger wallet card valid for three years.

This course is approved for 3 Pa. DEP water/wastewater operator contact hours.

Location:  Narberth Borough, 100 Conway Ave, Narberth PA  19072

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14 May 2020
9:00 am – 12:30 pm

Microsoft Excel 2016 Intermediate Class

Open to DVHT, DVWCT and DVPLT members. $25 Co-pay due to high program cost.

Lesson 1:  Creating Intermediate Formulas using Functions Lesson 2:  Analyzing Data with Logical and Lookup Functions Lesson 3:  Organizing Worksheet Data with Tables Lesson 4:  Visualizing Data with Basic Charts Lesson 5:  Analyzing Data with PivotTables Lesson 6:  Inserting Graphics

A light breakfast will be provided.

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14 May 2020
9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Performance Management – Core Course, Penn State Public Entity Leadership Certificate Program

Class is full, please call 267-803-5720 for wait list. Thank you.

Open to DVWCT and DVPLT members at no cost.

This seminar reviews the key elements of an effective performance management process including setting expectations, setting goals, using objectives/standards as performance measures and providing employee feedback.

Lunch will be provided.

 

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