Virginia Moose Association In-Person Classroom Training

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**As of 5/15/24, MI does require members to take Basic 2-HOTT prior to Administrator school HOWEVER, we will allow them to take Admin School first as long as they are signed up for a Basic 2-HOTT class that will be within a week of their Admin School class. That being said, if there is an extenuating circumstance we would be willing take things on a case by case basis. To get the waiver the member must talk with MI at moosetraining@mooseintl.org, with their Territory Manager on the a CC email line. 

2-HOTT Basic Class**

Please provide name and lodge information as shown on moose card, email, and phone number when contacting the trainer for the session your are registering for. 

June 15, 2024

Vinton 1121

Vinton Lodge 1121 will be hosting a 2 HOTT training session on June 15th. This is a one-day class and is open to all members. The class is from 9:00 am to 4:00pm. Class size is limited to 20 members, minimum 5 participants. 

Please send your registration information to Rachel Stange at the following email address: rstange@moosetrainers.org no later than 06/07/24

Class fee: $40.00 Make check payable to VMA and paid the day of class (each person must have their own laptop, mouse, & power cord). 

Lunch provided at no additional charge.

July 7, 2024

Front Royal 829

Front Royal Lodge 829 will be hosting a 2 HOTT training session on July 7th. This is a one-day class and is open to all members. The class is from 9:00 am to 5:00pm. Class size is limited to 30 members, minimum 5 participants. 

Please send your registration information to Myssi Stange at the following email address: mstange@moosetrainers.org no later than 07/03/24

Class fee: $40.00 Make check payable to VMA and paid the day of class (each person must have their own laptop, mouse, & power cord). 

Lodge Social Quarters will be closed on day of training and lunch will NOT be provided. Attendees should bring their lunch or plan to go to nearby restaurant during the provided time. 

August 10, 2024

Fredericksburg 1655

Fredericksburg Lodge 1655 will be hosting a 2 HOTT training session on August 10th. This is a one-day class and is open to all members. The class is from 9:00 am to 4:00pm. Class size is limited to 20 members, minimum 5 participants. 

Please send your registration information to Rachel Stange at the following email address: rstange@moosetrainers.org no later than 08/01/24

Class fee: $40.00 Make check payable to VMA and paid the day of class (each person must have their own laptop, mouse, & power cord). 

October 25, 2024

Vinton 1121

Vinton Lodge 1121 will be hosting a 2 HOTT training session on October 25th. This is a one-day class and is open to all members. The class is from 9:00 am to 4:00pm. Class size is limited to 20 members, minimum 5 participants. 

Please send your registration information to Myssi Stange at the following email address: mstange@moosetrainers.org no later than 10/17/24

Class fee: $40.00 Make check payable to VMA and paid the day of class (each person must have their own laptop, mouse, & power cord). 

Lunch provided at no additional charge.

Virginia WOTM 6:00 Hour Training Sessions 

Please provide name and chapter information as shown on moose card, email, and phone number when contacting the trainer for the session your are registering for. 

May 25, 2024

Luray Chapter 1647 will be hosting a 6hr WOTM Training Class on May 25th.

This is a one-day class and is open to all members.

The class will be from 9:00 am to 4:00pm and there is no limit to number of members.

Please contact Cynthia Millard at the following email address; cmillard21@comcast.net or phone 540-336-4078 no later than 5/18/24.

Officer's please bring the following materials - Officers/Treasurer Handbooks, General Laws, WOTM Procedure & Agenda Book and Secretary's please bring your minutes book.

Class fee: $10.00 and make the check payable to Luray Chapter 1647 and will be paid the day of the class.

Lunch:  Participants should bring cash to pay for lunch up to $5.00

June 2, 2024

Leesburg Chapter 1997 will be hosting a 6hr WOTM Training Class on June 2nd.

This is a one-day class and is open to all members.

The class will be from 9:00 am to 4:00pm and there is no limit to number of members.

Please contact Cynthia Millard at the following email address; cmillard21@comcast.net or phone 540-336-4078 no later than 5/18/24.

Officer's please bring the following materials - Officers/Treasurer Handbooks, General Laws, WOTM Procedure & Agenda Book and Secretary's please bring your minutes book.

Class fee: $10.00 and make the check payable to Leesburg Chapter 1997 and will be paid the day of the class.

Lunch:  Participants should bring cash to pay for lunch up to $5.00

June 15, 2024

Aragona Village Chapter 684 will be hosting a 6hr WOTM Training Class on June 15th.

This is a one-day class and is open to all members.

The class will be from 10:00 am to 4:00pm and there is a limit of 20 members.

Please contact Denise Clausen at the following email address; chapter684@mooseunits.org no later than 6/7/24.

Officer's please bring the following materials - Officers/Treasurer Handbooks, General Laws, WOTM Procedure & Agenda Book and Secretary's please bring your minutes book.

Class fee: $10.00 and make the check payable to Aragona Village Chapter 684 and will be paid the day of the class.

Lunch:  Participants should bring cash to pay for lunch up to $5.00

June 15, 2024

Tazewell Chapter 1803 will be hosting a 6hr WOTM Training Class on June 15th.

This is a one-day class and is open to all members.

The class will be from 9:00 am to 4:00pm and there is no limit to number of members.

Please contact Susan Ridenhour at the following email address; susan.ridenhour@gmail.com or phone 540-353-4647 no later than 6/8/24.

Officer's please bring the following materials - Officers/Treasurer Handbooks, General Laws, WOTM Procedure & Agenda Book and Secretary's please bring your minutes book.

Class fee: $10.00 and make the check payable to Tazewell Chapter 1803 and will be paid the day of the class.

Lunch:  Participants should bring cash to pay for lunch up to $5.00

June 15, 2024

Colonial Beach Chapter 1636 will be hosting a 6hr WOTM Training Class on June 15th.

This is a one-day class and is open to all members.

The class will be from 9:00 am to 4:00pm and there is no limit of members.

Please contact Donna Smith at the following email address; dsmiths1@verizon.net or call 757-651-3471 no later than 6/10/24.

Officer's please bring the following materials - Officers/Treasurer Handbooks, General Laws, WOTM Procedure & Agenda Book and Secretary's please bring your minutes book.

Class fee: $10.00 and make the check payable to Colonial Beach Chapter 1636 and will be paid the day of the class.

Lunch:  Participants should bring cash to pay for lunch up to $5.00

June 23, 2024

Salem Chapter 2232 will be hosting a 6hr WOTM Training Class on June 23rd.

This is a one-day class and is open to all members.

The class will be from 9:00 am to 4:00pm and there is no limit of members.

Please contact Susan Ridenhour at the following email address; susan.ridenhour@gmail.com or call 540-363-4647 no later than 6/15/24.

Officer's please bring the following materials - Officers/Treasurer Handbooks, General Laws, WOTM Procedure & Agenda Book and Secretary's please bring your minutes book.

Class fee: $10.00 and make the check payable to Salem Chapter 2232 and will be paid the day of the class.

Lunch:  Participants should bring cash to pay for lunch up to $5.00

June 29, 2024

Williamsburg Chapter 1755 will be hosting a 6hr WOTM Training Class on June 29th.

This is a one-day class and is open to all members.

The class will be from 9:00 am to 4:00pm and there is no limit of members.

Please contact Karen Holtslander at the following email address; holtz28@cox.net or call 757-287-7707 no later than 6/22/24.

Officer's please bring the following materials - Officers/Treasurer Handbooks, General Laws, WOTM Procedure & Agenda Book and Secretary's please bring your minutes book.

Class fee: $10.00 and make the check payable to Williamsburg Chapter 1755 and will be paid the day of the class.

Lunch:  Participants should bring cash to pay for lunch up to $5.00

Colonial Heights Chapter 131 will be hosting a 6hr WOTM Training Class on July 13th.

This is a one-day class and is open to all members.

The class will be from 9:00 am to 4:00pm and there is no limit of members.

Please contact Kathy Rea at the following email address; kathyrea1@aol.com no later than 7/5/24.

Officer's please bring the following materials - Officers/Treasurer Handbooks, General Laws, WOTM Procedure & Agenda Book and Secretary's please bring your minutes book.

Class fee: $10.00 and make the check payable to Colonial Heights Chapter 131 and will be paid the day of the class.

Lunch:  Participants should bring cash to pay for lunch up to $5.00

Manchester Richmond Chapter 1078 will be hosting a 6hr WOTM Training Class on July 20th.

This is a one-day class and is open to all members.

The class will be from 9:00 am to 4:00pm and there is no limit of members.

Please contact Kathy Rea at the following email address; kathyrea1@aol.com no later than 7/12/24.

Officer's please bring the following materials - Officers/Treasurer Handbooks, General Laws, WOTM Procedure & Agenda Book and Secretary's please bring your minutes book.

Class fee: $10.00 and make the check payable to Manchester Richmond Chapter 1078 and will be paid the day of the class.

Lunch:  Participants should bring cash to pay for lunch up to $5.00

August 3, 2024

Bedford Chapter 1005 will be hosting a 6hr WOTM Training Class on August 3rd.

This is a one-day class and is open to all members.

The class will be from 9:00 am to 4:00pm and there is no limit of members.

Please contact Fran Wade at the following email address; swade434@aol.com or call 434-610-1023 no later than 6/27/24.

Officer's please bring the following materials - Officers/Treasurer Handbooks, General Laws, WOTM Procedure & Agenda Book and Secretary's please bring your minutes book.

Class fee: $10.00 and make the check payable to Bedford Chapter 1005 and will be paid the day of the class.

Lunch:  Participants should bring cash to pay for lunch up to $5.00

August 24, 2024

Manassas Chapter 1392  will be hosting a 6hr WOTM Training Class on August 24th.

This is a one-day class and is open to all members.

The class will be from 9:00 am to 4:00pm and there is no limit of members.

Please contact Doreen Wallace at the following email address; wallaces@comcast.net or call 793-220-1980 no later than 8/17/24.

Officer's please bring the following materials - Officers/Treasurer Handbooks, General Laws, WOTM Procedure & Agenda Book and Secretary's please bring your minutes book.

Class fee: $10.00 and make the check payable to Manassas Chapter 1392 and will be paid the day of the class.

Lunch:  Participants should bring cash to pay for lunch up to $5.00

NOTE: 

There will be a two make-up classes this year.  One will be on Thursday at the Conference and the other in Sept or October. -More info on these will come a little later. 

Lodge Leadership Training

Please provide name and lodge information as shown on moose card, email, and phone number when contacting the trainer for the session your are registering for. 

May 25, 2024

Vinton 1121

Vinton lodge 1121 will be hosting a Lodge Leadership Class on May 25th. This is a one-day class and is open to all members. The class is from 8:30 am to 4:30pm. Class size is limited to 40 members, minimum 10 participants. 

Please send your registration information to Don Ridenhour at the following email address: salem2573@msn.com no later than 5/11/24

Class fee: $40.00 Make check payable to VMA and paid the day of class.

June 9, 2024

Stephens City 2483

CANCELLED

Stephens City lodge 2483 will be hosting a Lodge Leadership Class on June 9th. This is a one-day class and is open to all members. The class is from 9:00 am to 4:00pm. Class size is limited to 15 members, minimum 5 participants. 

Please send your registration information to Cynthia Millard at the following email address: cmillard21@comcast.net no later than 6/03/24

Class fee: $40.00 Make check payable to VMA and paid the day of class.

June 23, 2024

Gloucester 886

Gloucester lodge 886 will be hosting a Lodge Leadership Class on June 23rd. This is a one-day class and is open to all members. The class is from 9:00 am to 4:00pm. Class size is limited to 20 members, minimum 5 participants. 

Please send your registration information to Dennis Harlow at the following email address: ibstumpy2@gmail.com no later than 6/10/24

Class fee: $40.00 Make check payable to VMA and paid the day of class.

June 30, 2024

Front Royal 829

Front Royal lodge 829 will be hosting a Lodge Leadership Class on June 30th. This is a one-day class and is open to all members. The class is from 9:00 am to 5:00pm. Class size is limited to 30 members, minimum 5 participants. 

Please send your registration information to Myssi Stange at the following email address: mstange@moosetrainers.org no later than 06/26/24. 

Class fee: $40.00 Make check payable to VMA and paid the day of class.

Lodge Social Quarters will be closed on day of training and lunch will NOT be provided. Attendees should bring their lunch or plan to go to nearby restaurant during the provided time. 

**As of 5/15/24, MI does require members to take Basic 2-HOTT prior to Administrator school HOWEVER, we will allow them to take Admin School first as long as they are signed up for a Basic 2-HOTT class that will be within a week of their Admin School class. That being said, if there is an extenuating circumstance we would be willing take things on a case by case basis. To get the waiver the member must talk with MI at moosetraining@mooseintl.org, with their Territory Manager on the a CC email line. 

Administrator School**

Please provide name and lodge information as shown on moose card, email, and phone number when contacting the trainer for the session your are registering for. 

June 22-23, 2024

Vinton 1121

Vinton Lodge 1121 will be hosting an Administrator training session on June 22nd thru the 23rd. This is a two-day class and is open to all members. The class is from 9:00 am to 4:00pm each day. Class size is limited to 20 members, minimum 5 participants. 

Please send your registration information to Rachel Stange at the following email address: rstange@moosetrainers.org no later than 6/14/24

Class fee: $50.00 Make check payable to VMA and paid the day of class (each person must have their own laptop, mouse, & power cord). 

Please note- You must have attended a Basic 2-HOTT 1 Day Session within the last 3 years prior to attending this class.

Lunch provided at no additional charge.

July 13-14, 2024

Farmville 968

Farmville Lodge 968 will be hosting an Administrator training session on July 13th thru the 14th. This is a two-day class and is open to all members. The class is from 9:00 am to 4:00pm each day. Class size is limited to 20 members, minimum 5 participants. 

Please send your registration information to Myssi Stange at the following email address: mstange@moosetrainers.org no later than 7/01/24

Class fee: $50.00 Make check payable to VMA and paid the day of class (each person must have their own laptop, mouse, & power cord). 

Please note- You must have attended a Basic 2-HOTT 1 Day Session within the last 3 years prior to attending this class.

Lunch available at additional charge (Approx. $5-$7)

October 26-27, 2024

Vinton 1121

Vinton Lodge 1121 will be hosting an Administrator training session on October 26th thru the 27th. This is a two-day class and is open to all members. The class is from 9:00 am to 4:00pm each day. Class size is limited to 20 members, minimum 5 participants. 

Please send your registration information to Myssi Stange at the following email address: mstange@moosetrainers.org no later than 10/17/24

Class fee: $50.00 Make check payable to VMA and paid the day of class (each person must have their own laptop, mouse, & power cord). 

Please note- You must have attended a Basic 2-HOTT 1 Day Session within the last 3 years prior to attending this class.

Lunch provided at no additional charge.

Moose Legion Educational Conference

Please provide name and lodge information as shown on moose card, email, and phone number when contacting the trainer for the session your are registering for. 

June 8, 2024

Woodbridge 583

The Moose Legion Education Conference is required for all Moose Legion members who want to become Directors of their Moose Legion. However, it is not just for Directors. Anyone interested in learning how their Moose Legion is organized and operates is welcome to attend.

OBJECTIVES OF THE COURSE:

• Describe how you can support the Mission of the Moose Legion

• Explain the duties of the Directors

• Understand the Support Structure of the Moose Legion

• Identify and use Resources

The MLEC will be held on Saturday, June 8, 2024, at the Woodbridge Moose Lodge. Check-in will start at 8:30 am, Class is from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. To attend this class, you must register by May 15, 2024.  Class size is limited to 15 members, minimum 5 participants. 

To register, please email Robbie.Robertson51@gmail.com. Include in your email your name, Moose ID Number, Moose Legion, and Moose Legion position email address. The cost of training is $25.00 and made payable to Blue Ridge Moose Legion#82, earmarked “MLEC Training.”

Regional Membership Workshop

(None at this Time)

Please provide name and lodge information as shown on moose card, email, and phone number when contacting the trainer for the session your are registering for. 

Moose International Online Courses

Lodge Leadership Training-Online

(two parts and an assessment test required)

 Financial Review Committee Training

Improve your lodge's financial review committee (FRC) and ensure they are reviewing all the proper information to help keep your lodge on track by reviewing the online FRC training that was held virtually on September 28th at 6 PM (EST).  This session was hosted by WVMA Territory Manager Adam East.  

Lodge Financial Review Committee.pdf
TIPS-Brochure.pdf

For all training concerns and scheduling contact: 

Myssi Stange, Association Training Coordinator 

mstange@moosetrainers.org 

(540) 327-6530