This training has been cancelled.
July 25-26, 2018 – The HUB – Folkert Community Center, 640 Seminole Road, Muskegon
Registration: 8:30am – 9:00am
Training: 9:00am – 4:00pm - Daily Attendance Required
Who Should Attend?:
- Attendees should have full support of their agency/organization and supervisor to commit 25% of their workweek to utilize benefits planning. This is not a training for every staff. Attention to detail, desire to provide effective benefits information, and commitment to follow through is a must!!
- This focused training program is for serious practitioners that support individuals about how work may impact their benefits.
- Preference given to attendees that primarily support persons with mental illness (funding requirement).
- Space is limited.
NOTE: Prerequisite to attending this training is full and satisfactory completion of seven (7) on-line modules. Full completion of modules is needed to provide a base understanding of subject matter. Anticipate up to 10 hours to complete this ONLINE portion of the training.
Once you have registered and paid, you will receive log in information for the online learning modules to access the 7 modules on www.improvingmipractices.org Failure to complete ALL 7 modules and presenting certificate of completion may exclude your class participation. Must present certificate of completion of on-line modules to attend in-person training.
Please bring your own laptop for interactive work related to this training!
(Must achieve 80% competency of all 7 modules and attend both training days!)
- Please note that this training only provides a solid foundation on basic benefits to work information. Attendees will recognize parameters of sharing information & referring individuals to Community Work Incentives Coordinators or well-trained benefits planners.