LTC to offer professional development seminars in March and April




Lakeshore Technical College is offering two separate seminars focusing on professional evelopment in March and April.


The first seminar being offered is Facilitation Fundamentals" and will take place on the Cleveland campus Friday, March 11 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Participants will learn practical facilitation techniques to elevate meeting management skills and achieve better results. Included are the basic principles of teamwork/team-building, clarifying team roles/responsibilities, meeting design and control, discussion skills, decision-making, action planning, and more.


The presenter for this seminar is Jane Birkholz, a Workforce Solutions Training Director, grant writer, and adjunct instructor at Lakeshore Technical College since 2009. Birkholz has experience in facilitation skills, meeting management, consensus, strategic planning, and quality management/planning. 


The cost of this seminar is $165 and includes lunch. The class number is 26006.


The second seminar being offered is "Train the Trainer" and will take place on the Cleveland Campus Friday, April 15 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. This workshop will give all types of training tools to help create and deliver engaging, compelling workshops that will encourage trainees to come back for more. In this workshop you will examine training, facilitating, and presenting concepts. Participants will learn how to identify training needs, create an effective lesson plan that incorporates the range of learning preferences by creating an active, engaging learning environment. 


The presenter for this seminar is Nadine Schreiter, Director of Faculty Development for Lakeshore Technical College. Schreiter has 16+ years of experience in designing, developing and delivering successful education and training programs.


The cost of this seminar is $215 and includes lunch.The class number is 27201. 


To register by phone with credit card, call 1.888.GO TO LTC (1.888.468.6582) Ext. 1366. For questions or detailed information, visit or call Ruth at 920.693.1167, or e-mail at

About Lakeshore Technical College

Each year more than 10,000 people enroll in courses at Lakeshore Technical College. They rely on LTC for job preparation, to earn a degree, upgrade a specialized skill, train as an apprentice, or seek a high school equivalency. LTC faculty and staff meet students where they are in life and help them get one step closer to achieving their goals.

LTC is a nationally recognized technical college. The college was ranked the #2 two-year college in the nation for adult learners by Washington Monthly, the #17 trade school in the nation by Forbes, #11 in the nation for two-year college educational outcomes by, a top-150 two-year college for the fifth consecutive time by the Aspen Institute, and a top 10 Bellwether Award finalist.

Approximately 800 students graduate from LTC each year, and LTC’s associate degree graduates earn a median salary of $47,800* per year. In addition to the Cleveland campus, LTC serves students in Manitowoc and Sheboygan, and offers classes at additional sites throughout the district. Visit LTC at

*Source: 2019 LTC Graduate Outcomes report, 795 graduates contacted to complete the survey; 508 graduates or 64% completed the survey.

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