Virtual Safety Week
Date: December 7 - December 11, 2020 | 11:30a.m. - 1:00p.m.
Catalog Number: 47-449-431
Course Number: 66234
Virtual Safety Week is designed for participants to learn about a wide range of safety and health related topics in a weeklong series of guest presentations. Each day will feature a new topic/speaker! Sessions are fast paced and provide the most relevant, up-to-date information based on today’s OSHA standards and regulations. Event partners include Lake Superior Safety Council (LSSC) and Regional Indianhead Safety Council (RISC).
Date: October 12 - October 15, 2020 | 6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.
Catalog Number: 42-890-415
Course Number: 65167
Instructor: Todd Kittel
The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction is entering into a partnership with ACT®, Inc. to comprehensively assess Wisconsin high school students. Prepare for the assessments with professional instruction specializing in grammar usage review, time maximization on reading comprehension passages, math, science, and test taking strategies. In session one, students will focus on English usage and mechanics including punctuation, grammar, word usage, and sentence structure; plus rhetorical skills including style, strategy, and organization. In session two, they will review four types of reading passages including Literary, Humanities, Natural Science, and Social Studies. Assessed skills will include recognizing cause/effect, main ideas and details, sequence, compare/contrast, interpreting words and phrases in context, making generalizations and inferences, and drawing conclusions. In session three, students will practice algebra, functions, geometry, statistics and probability, integrating essential skills, numbers/quantity, modeling, and trigonometry. Session four will prepare students for the recall of scientific content including interpretation of data, scientific investigation; plus evaluation of models, inferences, and experimental results.
Take one or all four sessions and get ready to rock the ACT!
Supply Chain Risk Management
Date: October 22 - November 12, 2020 | 9:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.
Catalog Number: 47-196-422
Course Number: 66143
Instructor: Charles Nemer
The supply chain environment is rapidly changing these days, and you have to deal with many and varied forms of risk that cause disruption. The challenge is to identify and either prevent, mitigate, or have recovery plans for managing risks in the supply chain. Most companies are not prepared to manage risks and get surprised by a crisis. Understand conceptual and practical knowledge of how to effectively assess and handle the potential risks in your supply chain, how to deal with the challenges and problems related to quality management and product recalls, and the supply chain solutions available to you to manage risk. Create beginning plans for your own business or work. Plus, you will gain direct experience with risk through guided simulation, creating an opportunity to practice refining your abilities. $150 of your registration fee will provide access to The Fresh Connection – an advanced online business simulation. You will confront risk events and plan for and manage the way through these events. Your instructor will guide you through active learning in running a simulated business. You will receive a professional debrief plus leave with a workbook to implement risk management at your workplace. Your expert instructor has 41 years of experience with organizations in all phases of supply chain. His ability to lead, integrate business processes, and critically think out unique solutions is used to successfully assist clients in understanding their supply chain dynamics and implement improvements.