Trainings

Community Clinic Association of Los Angeles County

CCALAC’s central role is to help their members serve their patients in an efficient and cost-effective manner while providing quality care. The association strives to identify and address the collective needs of their members at the local, state and federal levels. CCALAC delivers a variety of member services including policy advocacy, education, and peer support. They connect clinics, share and leverage resources, increase organizational capacity, and raise a unified voice on behalf of clinics.

Outreach, Enrollment and Retention Peer Network

A new forum for on-the-ground Outreach and Enrollment (OE) leads to share challenges and successes, best practices, tools and resources, as well as receive program and policy updates that impact outreach, enrollment and retention operations. This group provides an ongoing opportunity for OE leads to engage with their peers and colleagues in order to maximize the enrollment and retention of clinic patients in coverage programs.

July 19, 2017  I  Free  I  More Info: Outreach & Enrollment

Non-Violent Crisis Intervention

The Non-Violent Crisis Intervention® program is considered the worldwide standard for crisis prevention and intervention training. This one-day training will introduce clinic staff to strategies for workplace violence prevention and de-escalation.

August 9, 2017  I  $50.00 – $100.00  I  More Info: Non-Violence Intervention

August 11, 2017  I  $50.00 – $100.00  I  More Info: Non-Violence Intervention

Why Board Members Hate Fundraising & How to Fix It

Do you have board members who are “allergic” to fundraising?  Few things are more critical to your nonprofits health, success and sustainability than an effective board of directors.  If you are ready to transform your D list to an A list come learn tips and tools to get board members willing to engage, share their contacts, be connected to your cause, and give of their financial resources and expertise.

August 22, 2017  I  $100.00 – $150.00  I  More Info: Fundraising & How to Fix It

Making the Most of the Donor Visit: The Art & Science of Discovery

Your time with donors is a precious commodity.  If we want donors to understand us, we have to start by understanding them.  How do you make every second count?  Master the art and science of exceptional donor discovery as we reveal free discovery tools to learn more about donors before a visit, the science of quickly building rapport, the most popular conversational topic ever, the three things to NOT ask on a visit, body language, tips and tricks, the best discovery questions you could ever ask, and free and inexpensive tools to cultivate donors virtually.

August 22, 2017  I  $100.00 – $150.00  I  More Info: Making the Most of the Donor Visit

Speaking Up Online: Social Media Advocacy

This training will cover tactics to help you better target your online efforts and yield focused results. Walk away with step-by-step tips to building a successful, integrated social media advocacy strategy. Participants will also discover practical tools and build a realistic plan that you and your team can implement immediately. This training will cover top strategies that will help your organization gain exposure and amplify for your message, cause, and mission.

August 30, 2017  I  $50.00  I  More Info: Social Media Advocacy

Center for Non-Profit Management

Offers an integrated and comprehensive set of programs to strengthen the capacity of organizations to achieve their goals. They provide guidance, resources, and networking opportunities to nonprofit professionals, regardless of where they are on their journey.

Financial Literacy for the Non-Accountant

Learn about nonprofit accounting in this fear-free setting, including financial terminology, financial statements and budgets, internal controls, and the Form 990.

Be introduced to:

  • the world of nonprofit financial accounting
  • tools you need to get meaningful information from your financial management systems
  • terminology you need to know
  • establishing internal controls
  • reading financial statements and budgets
  • we’ll also touch upon the Form 990

July 24, 2017  I  $125.00  I  More Info: Financial Literacy

Financial Management: Building Budgets

This seminar emphasizes the importance of the budget in the overall planning process as well as elements in building a sound budget. We’ll cover budgeting theory and engage in a budgeting exercise.

Topics include:

  • types of budgets and their uses;
  • departmental and organizational budgets;
  • budget narratives;
  • the relationship of budgeting to planning; and
  • how to identify, monitor and control program-related costs.

July 24, 2017  I  $125.00  I  More Info: Financial Management

Effective Marketing on a Budget

Do you have a limited marketing budget and staff? You’re not alone! Learn from a national nonprofit marketing expert (who has worked with thousands of nonprofits) on how to effectively market, communicate, and fundraise through your website, social media, search engine optimization, Google Grants, online marketing, and even traditional offline marketing quickly, easily, and affordably. You’ll get dozens of specific ideas and tactics, all of which you’ll be able to implement quickly, easily, and at low cost – or even for free!

We’ll cover:

  • Prioritizing and setting marketing objectives: who are you trying to reach, and what are you trying to get them to do?
  • Learn about dozens of specific online and offline marketing and fundraising techniques for meeting these objectives
  • How to implement each of these techniques with little marketing staff or budget

July 27, 2017  I  $125.00  I  More Info: Effective Marketing

Marketing Analytics: Using Data to Work Smarter

Marketing has changed radically from the era of relying on gut instincts to a complex ecosystem of data and automation. But fear not! Many of the tools that measure the effectiveness of your marketing activities are free. All you have to do is learn to use them.

Key takeaways from this course:

  • Identify your “critical few” marketing metrics
  • Create a measurement plan
  • Goal setting based on realistic expectations
  • Fundamentals of AB testing (don’t worry if you don’t know what this means yet. We’ll teach you!)
  • Overview of free analytics tools
  • Analysis and interpretation of your metrics
  • How to take action based on what you learn

July 27, 2017  I  $125.00  I  More Info: Marketing Analytics

Free Info Session: Coach Certification Training

Learn about CNM’s Coaching Certification Program and the international Coach Federation’s Core Coaching Competencies that guide certification of professional coaches. ICF is the leading accreditation agency of coaches around the globe.

Join us at this coaching informational session to:

  • Get to know others in the professional coaching field
  • Learn about Core Coaching Competencies that guide certification of professional coaches
  • Learn about coaching resources through the International Coach Federation and the Center for Nonprofit Management

July 28, 2017  I  Free  I  More Info: Coach Certified Training

Time Management: Get Things Done

Do you find yourself struggling to juggle multiple tasks and priorities? Learn helpful approaches and practical tools to more effectively manage your time at work, get the “right” things done, and find balance in your life. Leave renewed with specific action items to help manage your time and improve your effectiveness.

Topics to be discussed

  • Prioritizing, both in the day to day and beyond
  • Focusing on what’s important and most pressing
  • Ways to manage and take control of your schedule
  • Managing multiple deadlines and working with others
  • Email and technology management

August 3, 2017  I  $125.00  I  More Info: Time Management

Facilitation Skills for Group Success

Join us to sharpen your professional skills in facilitating effective group meetings and discussions. Walk away from this workshop with specific methods for facilitating meaningful board and staff meetings that result in decisions that help move your organization forward toward a specified goal.

This workshop will explore:

  • the group decision making process
  • tools for agenda building
  • time management strategies
  • knowing people’s roles and responsibilities
  • ways to encourage attendee participation
  • dealing with “difficult” people and questions
  • skills needed for effective facilitation
  • This highly interactive seminar will give you an opportunity to participate in role-playing, discussion and reflection.

August 3, 2017  I  $125.00  I  More Info: Facilitation Skills

Maternal and Child Health Access (MCHA)

Improves the health of low income women and families through advocacy, education, training and direct services.

We’ve Got You Covered” Core Training

This two-day training is designed for individuals who want to provide full-service outreach, enrollment and retention services for clients. All free or low cost health programs provided in LA County are included: Medi-Cal (including the newly eligible under the Medi-Cal expansion), Covered California, Healthy Kids, and Kaiser Permanente Child Health Plan, My Health LA and Los Angeles County resources for those that remain uninsured. Also included are Medicare, Managed Care, Cal MediConnect, immigrant issues and advocacy tips to help you and your clients navigate complicated systems.

July 27-28, 2017  I  Free  I  More Info: We’ve Got You Covered

National Seminars Training (NST)

Helps individuals and organizations achieve greater success with live and online training. They are focused on meeting the employee training and development needs across every industry and profession.

The Employer’s Guide to HIPAA Privacy Compliance

You’ll return to work armed with a plan to self-audit your procedures for the risk of noncompliance, educate your employees about why it is crucial that they act in a compliant manner and walk through the possible ramifications for them and the company if they don’t.

July 27, 2017  I  $249.00 I  More Info: HIPPA Privacy Compliance

QuickBooks

Does the idea of learning QuickBooks feel overwhelming to you?  You’re not alone.  We know that learning QuickBooks can be a struggle. It takes time, and mistakes cost you money. And besides, you’re busy running the business and doing your job.

Mastering QuickBooks Level 1

Invest 2 short days to become confident. Just imagine…you’ll leave EXCITED about QuickBooks and ready to go “keep the books” and tackle your toughest QuickBooks problems.

July 19-20, 2017  I  $549.95  I  More Info: Mastering QuickBooks

SkillPath

Seminars develops and presents a wide variety of one and two-day public seminars on business management, personal growth and development and technical skill topics.

Communicating With Tact, Diplomacy and Professionalism

Are you tired of being intimidated by high-pressure situations and difficult people? Learn how to handle touchy topics, problem people and sticky situations with finesse and skill in this two-day workshop. You’ll feel on top of challenging situations with new confidence in yourself and your abilities once you put this extensive collection of tips, secrets and skills to work.

July 27-28, 2017  I  $399.00  I  More Info: Communicating w/Tact, Diplomacy & Professionalism

Managing Multiple Projects, Objectives and Deadlines

This is the seminar for the busy manager, supervisor or administrative person who juggles deadlines, projects and multiple demands and has no time to waste. Learn organizational skills to help you get more accomplished faster and with better results than ever before!

July 27-28, 2017  I  $399.00  I  More Info: Managing Multiple Projects, Objectives and Deadlines

The Nonprofit Partnership

Has a direct and profound impact on our community by ensuring thousands of nonprofit professionals, board members and volunteers receive the tools and resources they need to be successful and make their organizations thrive.

Lunch and Learn: Advocacy

Learn to advocate to elected officials on achieving the aims of your nonprofit more effectively on the political level.

July 19, 2017  I  $25.00 Member Rate * $50.00 Non-Member Rate  I  More Info: Advocacy

Budgeting 101

Budgeting is the cornerstone to an organization’s ability to thrive.  Learn how to build a budget for sound fiscal management of your organization, and use your budget to deal with multiple programs and multiple funding sources and cash flow issues.  This workshop is  great for fund development professionals, Executive Directors, and anyone else doing budgeting for nonprofit organizations.

July 20, 2017  I  $65.00 Member Rate * $85.00 Non-Member Rate  I  More Info: Budgeting 101

Conferences

 

Continuing Medical Education

UCLA CME

The purpose of the Office of Continuing Medical Education, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA is to support the continuing education needs of the medical community by providing high-quality, evidence-based activities designed to narrow the professional practice gaps of its learners.

Office Gynecology/Women’s Health for Primary Care

This four-day symposium provides the participant with a practical, clinical update on a full range of women’s health issues including the diagnosis and management of common gynecologic complaints, contraception, endocrine disorders, and the menopause. In-depth, small group workshops are included which instruct and allow participants to develop and refine their skills with endometrial biopsy, colposcopy and the intrauterine contraceptive device.

July 27-30, 2017  I  Free  I  More Info: Gynecology/Women’s Health