2020 Course Descriptions

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ROC USA is pleased to offer six courses for ROC Members this summer. Most classes are offered at two different times – please register for only one session per course. All courses except for the ROC Association Regional Meetings are limited to 15 registrants, which will be filled on a first come, first served basis. For additional questions about courses, visit the ROC Leadership Institute Help Center.

*NOTE: You cannot register for courses from this page. To register for courses, visit the ROC Leadership Institute Home Page and click the red “Register Here” box.

Graphic with ROC Leadership Virtual Logo and text: IT's Your Business, Know the BasicsIt’s Your Business, Know the Basics!

Date/Time: Friday, July 10th at 2:00 p.m. Eastern/11:00 a.m. Pacific

There is a lot asked of ROC Board Members, and this can be intimidating at times and can cause board burnout. This session will help ease some of the stress of the technical aspects of managing a business, with a focus on the importance of building strong relationships. This course will be taught in English. Spanish interpretation will not be available.

 

Graphic with ROC Leadership Virtual Logo and text: Refinancing: What You Need to KnowRefinancing:  What you need to know

Date/Time: Wednesday, July 15th at 4:00 p.m. Eastern/1:00 p.m. Pacific

It’s time to refinance for many ROCs, and it’s important to know how the process works. This session will review what needs to happen when preparing to refinance the loan on your ROC, and who needs to be involved in the process. This course will be taught in English. Spanish interpretation will not be available.

 

Graphic with ROC Leadership Virtual Logo and text: Filling Vacant Lots: Getting OrganizedFilling Vacant Lots:  Getting organized

Date/Time: Saturday, July 18th at Noon Eastern/9:00 a.m. Pacific

The process of filling vacant lots can be overwhelming. But you are not alone! Getting organized and knowing how to access resources will help your community effectively fill those lots. This session will examine these resources and explore ways to get connected. This course will be taught in English. Spanish interpretation will not be available.

 

Graphic with ROC Leadership Virtual Logo and text: In-fill From a Manufacturer's ViewIn-Fill from a Manufacturer’s View

Date/Time: Wednesday, July 22nd at 4:00 p.m. Eastern/1:00 p.m. Pacific

Join Clayton Homes for this session that will help explain everything about the process of getting a home on site. What tools are available? How to get started? What are current options available? These questions and more will be the focus of this session. This course will be taught in English. Spanish interpretation will not be available.

 

Graphic with ROC Leadership Virtual Logo and text: Developing Good Presentation SkillsDeveloping Good Presentation Skills

Presented by the ROC Association Outreach & Education Committee (Attendance is by invitation only)
Date/Time: Wednesday, July 29th at 4:00 p.m. Eastern/1:00 p.m. Pacific

Presenting information clearly and effectively is a skill that takes practice to develop. This session will focus on developing those skills in the context of your role as a member of the ROC Association Outreach & Education Committee. This course will be taught in English. Spanish interpretation will not be available.

 

Graphic with ROC Leadership Virtual Logo and text: IT's Your Business, Know the BasicsIt’s Your Business, Know the Basics!

Date/Time: Wednesday, August 5th at 4:00 p.m. Eastern/1:00 p.m. Pacific

There is a lot asked of ROC Board Members, and this can be intimidating at times and can cause board burnout. This session will help ease some of the stress of the technical aspects of managing a business, with a focus on the importance of building strong relationships. This course will be taught in English. Spanish interpretation will not be available.

 

Graphic with ROC Leadership Virtual Logo and text: Managing Your Property ManagerManaging Your Property Manager

Date/Time: Friday, August 7th at 2:00 p.m. Eastern/11:00 a.m. Pacific

What does our property manager need to know? What do we need to know about our property manager? How do we work together as Board and vendor? How do we share responsibility? This session will explore the relationship between property managers and ROC Boards and examine ways to build and maintain a professional relationship based on respect and trust. This course will be taught in English. Spanish interpretation will not be available. 

 

Graphic with ROC Leadership Virtual Logo and text: Managing your Property ManagerManaging Your Property Manager

Date/Time: Wednesday, August 12th at 4:00 p.m. Eastern/1:00 p.m. Pacific

What does our property manager need to know? What do we need to know about our property manager? How do we work together as Board and vendor? How do we share responsibility? This session will explore the relationship between property managers and ROC Boards and examine ways to build and maintain a professional relationship based on respect and trust. This course will be taught in English. Spanish interpretation will not be available. 

 

Graphic with ROC Leadership Virtual Logo and text: Filling Vacant Lots: Getting OrganizedFilling Vacant Lots:  Getting organized

Date/Time: Wednesday, August 19th at 4:00 p.m. Eastern/1:00 p.m. Pacific

The process of filling vacant lots can be overwhelming. But you are not alone! Getting organized and knowing how to access resources will help your community effectively fill those lots. This session will examine these resources and explore ways to get connected. This course will be taught in English. Spanish interpretation will not be available.

 

Graphic with ROC Leadership Virtual Logo and text: Refinancing: What You Need To KnowRefinancing:  What you need to know

Date/Time: Friday, August 21st at 2:00 p.m. Eastern/11:00 a.m. Pacific

It’s time to refinance for many ROCs, and it’s important to know how the process works. This session will review what needs to happen when preparing to refinance the loan on your ROC, and who needs to be involved in the process. This course will be taught in English. Spanish interpretation will not be available.

 

Regional ROC Association Sessions

 

Building Leadership with the ROC Association – one session will be offered for each region.

Graphic with ROC Leadership Virtual Logo and text: Building Leadership

New England Region – Friday, July 24th at 2:00 p.m. Eastern/11:00 a.m. Pacific

Central Region – Saturday, August 15th at Noon Eastern/9:00 a.m. Pacific

Western Region – Wednesday, August 26th at 4:00 p.m. Eastern/1:00 p.m. Pacific

 

What is happening in your ROC? In your region of the country? Nationally? The ROC Association is committed to building leadership capacity within the ROC movement. This session will engage and connect ROC Leaders with each other and what’s happening in your region, and how you can be part of it. This course will be taught in English. Spanish translation will not be available.