May 2020

21 May 2020
9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Microsoft Excel 2016 Core

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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28 May 2020
9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Postponed: Capital Budgeting

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 Capital Budgeting.

Date: Thursday, May 28, 2020      Time: 9:00 am to 3:30 pm       Location: Delaware Valley Trusts, 719 Dresher Road, Horsham PA

This class will review the importance of capital budgeting for planned infrastructure and big-ticket items that have lasting value. Participants will learn best practices for creating a capital budget and typical items that should be included. Discussion will also include different approaches for financing capital purchases.  Municipal administration, finance and department heads are encouraged to attend.

Cost:  $125 members & $175 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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28 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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June 2020

4 June 2020
8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Defensive Driving for Trucks

Open to DVWCT and DVPLT members at no cost.  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 however there are a few restaurants nearby.

 

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4 June 2020
9:00 am – 4:30 pm

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

Open to DVWCT and DVPLT members at no cost.

This program provides an overview of risks and best risk management practices for the major functional departments within the public sector.

Lunch will be provided.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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10 June 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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18 June 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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September 2020

3 September 2020
9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Microsoft Word 2016 Core

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

Lesson 1:  Getting Started with Word Lesson 2:  Editing a Document Lesson 3:  Formatting Text and Paragraphs Lesson 4:  Adding Tables Lesson 5:  Managing Lists Lesson 6:  Inserting Graphic Objects Lesson 7:  Controlling Page Appearance (Not covered due to time constraints) Lesson 8:  Proofing a Document Lesson 9:  Customizing the Word Environment (time permitting)

A light breakfast and lunch will be provided.

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10 September 2020
9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Microsoft Excel 2016 Core

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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17 September 2020
9:00 am – 12:30 pm

Microsoft Word 2016 Intermediate Class

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

Lesson 1:  Working with Tables and Charts Lesson 2:  Customizing Formats Using Styles and Themes* Lesson 3:  Using Images in a Document Lesson 4:  Creating Custom Graphic Elements* Lesson 5:  Inserting Content Using Quick Parts* Lesson 6:  Controlling Text Flow Lesson 7:  Using Templates* Lesson 8:  Using Mail Merge Lesson 9:  Using Macros*

*Not covered due to time constraints

A light breakfast will be provided.

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