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Nov 01

South Dakota Remote Works November 2021 Registration

Monday, November 1 - Saturday, December 4

South Dakota State University (SDSU) Extension has partnered with Utah State University Extension to offer the Master Remote Work Professional certificate course, a one-month specialized training from Nov. 1-Dec. 4, which combines online work with interactive workshops.

This educational program is designed to equip workers with the tools and skills needed to work from home as a remote worker, freelancer or entrepreneur.

Upon completing this program, you will join a growing online community of remote work professionals that support each other by sharing best practices and job opportunities.

Schedule

Interactive Workshops

Workshops will be held for one hour at 2 and 7 p.m. CDT (1 and 6 p.m. MT).

  • Workshop 1 (Nov. 4 at 1 p.m. or 6 p.m. MT)
    • Introduction to the Rural Online Initiative (ROI)
    • Cohort introductions
    • Educational tool training (Slack, Canvas, and Zoom)
  • Workshop 2 (Nov. 11 at 1 p.m. or 6 p.m. MT)
    • Review content of Modules 1-3
    • Discuss and apply content of Modules 1-3
  • Workshop 3 (Nov. 18 at 1 p.m. or 6 p.m. MT)
    • Review content of Modules 4-6
    • Discuss and apply content of Modules 4-6
  • Workshop 4 (Dec. 2 at 1 p.m. or 6 p.m. MT)
    • Review content of Modules 7 - 9
    • Discuss and apply content of Modules 7 - 9
    • Overview of remaining phases of the ROI program

Online Learning Sessions

  • Session #1
    • Module 1: Work Day
    • Module 2: Communication
    • Module 3: Workflow
  • Session #2
    • Module 4:Productivity and Time Management
    • Module 5: Teamwork
    • Module 6: Compliance
  • Session # 3
    • Module 7: Critical Thinking
    • Module 8: Virtual Careers
    • Module 9: Remote Job Development

Registration

Registration is open through Oct. 22.

For more information and requirements, visit the South Dakota Remote Works page or contact Peggy Schlechter, SDSU Extension Community Vitality Specialist.