The 2023 Instructor Conference (formerly the Instructor Development Workshop) is scheduled for March 15, 16, and 17, 2023 in Boise, Idaho at the Commission’s new office location in the State of Idaho Chinden Campus.
The Instructor Conference will be held in the Chinden Campus Conference Center, located at 11351 W. Chinden Blvd, Building 6, Boise, ID 83714. (Click here for a map of the campus and here for a parking map and photos of the Chinden Campus Conference Center)
The Conference will begin promptly at 9 am Mountain Time each day, with class check in beginning at 8:30 am. The IREC Attendance Policy (which can be found on the Library page of the website) applies to all portions of the Instructor Conference.
Day 1 – Wednesday, March 15 is the 2023 Core Pilot portion (Click here to register)
Day 2 – Thursday, March 16 is the Instructor Development Workshop (IDW) portion. Betsy Coyne will be presenting on how to Unbox the Commission Core and will be demonstrating her techniques with the 2022 Core class materials. She will also be presenting a section on how to use Google Drive for electronic evaluations and exams. Plan to bring your laptop and your Google Drive sign-in to be hands on throughout the class. (Click here to register)
Day 3 – Friday, March 17 is live Provider Training in the morning and the pilot of the new Commission-developed Back to Basics Course. Separate registration is required for these portions of the Instructor Conference. (Click here to register for Provider Training) (Click here to register for the new Commission-developed Back to Basics Course)
As a reminder, instructors are required to attend IDW or its equivalent at least every other year to maintain instructor certification. Providers are required to attend Provider Training at least every other year to obtain or renew certification. This requirement can be satisfied by attending the provider training session at the Instructor Conference or by attending a Commission-approved provider training session.
Click here to access the registration flyer for Day 1 – Core pilot, and Day 2 – IDW.
Click here to access the registration form for Provider Training.
Click here to access the registration form for the Back to Basics: Commission-developed Discipline Course.
Click here for a map of the campus and here for a parking map and photos of the Chinden Campus Conference Center.