Aerial View of NCTC in the Fall, photo by Ryan Hagerty, USFWS

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Message from NCTC Director:

Welcome to the December 2021 National Conservation Training Center Website. The holidays are upon us and we are looking forward to the New Year.


For questions related to a specific course, please contact the course contact listed on our website under the related course description page. To see all of the courses NCTC has to offer, go to our Course Guide. Any questions on course offerings can be directed to nctc_training@fws.gov.

ATTENTION: Important information to read Helpful Information to Complete your Booking for a Scheduled Seminar when signing up in DOI Talent.

Online Course, Webinars, and Events 2021

8/30/2021 12/10/2021 Introduction to R DOI Talent Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov


10/20/2021 12/15/2021 The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People (Online) DOI Talent  Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov


11/29/2021 12/15/2021 Making Sense of Biological Data with R - Online  DOI Talent Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov


11/30/2021 12/14/2021 Designing and Delivering Effective Webinars DOI Talent Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov


12/2/2021 12/2/2021 Restoration Webinar Series NCTC Webinar  Contact: mark_cancellare@fws.gov


12/2/2021 12/9/2021 Mastering the Art of Cross Cultural Communications DOI Talent Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov


12/6/2021 12/6/2021 The Working of Congress and Executive Branches and How they Relate to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service DOI Talent Contact: emily_santamaria@fws.gov


12/6/2021 12/9/2021 Intermediate GIS Applications – Spatial Analysis using ArcGIS Pro and R  DOI Talent  Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov


12/7/2021 12/7/2021 Visitor Services Webinar: Crafting and Using a Elevator Speech NCTC Webinar Contact: laurie_heupel@fws.gov


12/7/2021 12/8/2021 Science Communication: Crafting Your Message DOI Talent Contact: wendy_contrael@fws.gov


12/7/2021 12/9/2021 Emotional Intelligence: Exploring the Self Through Flexing, Transcending, and Striking DOI Talent Contact: emily_santamaria@fws.gov


12/13/2021 12/17/2021 BLM/FWS/NPS Supervisory Skills Workshop DOI Talent Contact: emily_santamaria@fws.gov


12/13/2021 12/17/2021 Crucial Conversations Virtual Training DOI Talent  Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov


1/6/2022 4/1/2022 Climate Academy DOI Talent Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov


1/10/2022 1/14/2022 Field Data Management using MS Access (Online) DOI Talent Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov


1/10/2022 4/26/2022 Introduction to R DOI Talent Contact: sharon_howard@fws.gov


1/18/2022 1/18/2022 Mini USFWS Foundations DOI Talent Contact: wendy_contrael@fws.gov


1/18/2022 2/10/2022 Volunteer Recruitment and Management DOI Talent Contact: wendy_contrael@fws.gov


1/18/2022 3/15/2022 The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People (Online) DOI Talent  Contact: emily_santamaria@fws.gov


1/18/2022 4/29/2022 Conservation Biology and Modeling DOI Talent  Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov


1/18/2022 4/29/2022 Modeling Principles for Natural Resources Management (Beginner Track) DOI Talent  Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov


1/18/2022 4/29/2022 Modeling Principles for Natural Resources Management (Intermediate Track) DOI Talent Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov


1/27/2022 1/27/2022 Engaging Communities in Climate Conversations Workshop DOI Talent  Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov


1/31/2022 2/3/2022 Business Communications - Online DOI Talent  Contact: shannon_m_connors@fws.gov


1/31/2022 2/4/2022 BLM/FWS/NPS Supervisory Skills Workshop DOI Talent  Contact: emily_santamaria@fws.gov


2/1/2022 3/8/2022 Implementing a Successful Citizen Science Effort DOI Talent  Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov


2/1/2022 3/31/2022 Applied Landscape Scale Conservation Biology (Online) DOI Talent  Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov


2/7/2022 2/25/2022 USFWS Cultural Resources Overview DOI Talent Contact: wendy_contrael@fws.gov


2/8/2022 2/10/2022 Emotional Intelligence: Exploring the Self Through Flexing, Transcending, and Striking DOI Talent Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov


2/14/2022 2/17/2022 Keys to Effective Editing DOI Talent Contact: wendy_contrael@fws.gov


2/14/2022 2/18/2022 Crucial Conversations Virtual Training DOI Talent Contact: brenda_hooper@fws.gov


2/24/2022 2/24/2022 Introduction to Polarity Thinking for Adaptive Leadership DOI Talent Contact: emily_santamaria@fws.gov


2/28/2022 3/4/2022 2022 FWS Virtual Geospatial Training Workshop DOI Talent Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov


3/7/2022 3/10/2022 Congressional Operations Seminar DOI Talent Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov


3/9/2022 3/9/2022 Balancing Work and Life in a Virtual World DOI Talent Contact: michele_atha@fws.gov


3/16/2022 3/16/2022 Introduction to Polarity Thinking for Adaptive Leadership DOI Talent Contact: emily_santamaria@fws.gov


3/17/2022 3/17/2022 Engaging Communities in Climate Conversations Workshop DOI Talent  Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov


3/17/2022 3/17/2022 Unconscious Bias - Understanding Bias to Unleash Potential DOI Talent Contact: michele_atha@fws.gov


3/28/2022 3/28/2022 Communicating Science: "The Essentials" 3-Hour Online Workshop DOI Talent Contact: wendy_contrael@fws.gov


3/29/2022 3/30/2022 Fundamentals of Structured Decision Making DOI Talent Contact: katie_poston@fws.gov


4/12/2022 5/5/2022 Interpretive Foundations DOI Talent Contact: wendy_contrael@fws.gov


4/19/2022 4/20/2022 Science Communication: Crafting Your Message DOI Talent Contact: amanda_cucchi@fws.gov


4/20/2022 4/20/2022 Speed of Trust Foundations DOI Talent Contact: shannon_m_connors@fws.gov


4/27/2022 4/27/2022 Aligning FWS Programs with Education Standards Workshop DOI Talent Contact: emily_santamaria@fws.gov


5/10/2022 7/28/2022 Introduction to Team Leadership Learning Journey DOI Talent Contact: shannon_m_connors@fws.gov


5/25/2022 5/25/2022 Speed of Trust Foundations DOI Talent Contact: shannon_m_connors@fws.gov


 

Onsite Upcoming Courses

N/A at this time.