NIAAA Leadership Training Institute

The Leadership Training Institute (LTI) is a broad-based curriculum that enhances professional development potential and ability of NIAAA members in order to improve job performance. Each course in the program addresses specific topics on athletic administration.

Objectives of Leadership Training

1. To provide knowledge to improve professionalism in the field of athletic administration.

2. To develop a leadership pool for involvement in the NIAAA and member state athletic administrator associations.

3. To help candidates prepare for the Certified Athletic Administrator exam.

Note: When registering for LTI courses that are listed below, please refer to the conference schedule under the schedule tab for any conflicts of previously assigned duties, i.e., voting delegate to Delegate Assembly, committee meeting, etc. Refunds will not be given for schedule conflicts.

Leadership Training Conference Rules

Due to the demand of LTI courses, we have created guidelines for registration, including cancellation and course transfers.

  1.  In order to register for an LTI course, you must purchase a registration for the 2022 NADC.

  2. Only attendees that pre-registered for LTI courses will be admitted to the course. The registrants must be on the course roster in order to enter the meeting.

  3. LTI course registration ends Friday, November 18th, at 11:59 p.m. EST. Late registration will take place onsite at the LTI Add/Drop/Change Booth in the Delta Lobby during Registration Hours.

  4. To modify or change your LTI Courses, please re-enter the registration site like you did to register. Make any changes and go to the payment page. If your modifications create an outstanding balance, please pay the difference via credit card. This can be done prior to Friday, November 18th at 11:59 p.m. EST.

  5. Modification and changes will be allowed until Friday, November 18th at 11:59 p.m., EST. If you need to make changes after this date, please come to the LTI Add/Drop/Change Booth on-site in the Delta Lobby.

  6. Please review your LTI course selections before Friday, November 18th, to ensure you are enrolled in the correct LTI course(s). Courses will be closed prior to the beginning of each LTI Session. LTI Session closing times are as follows:

 

       Session I

       Friday, December 9 – 4 p.m.

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       Session II

       Saturday, December 10 - 11:00 a.m.

       Session III

       Sunday, December 11 - 2:00 p.m.

       Session IV

       Sunday, December 11 - 4:00 p.m.

       Session V

       Monday, December 12 – 11:30 a.m.

Cancellations / Late Attendees / No-Shows

  1. Full refunds will be issued for courses cancelled prior to November 18th, at 11:59 p.m. EST.  Refunds for course cancellations after November 18th will be at the discretion of conference management and will be subject to a $25 processing fee.

  2. There will be no refunds for schedule conflicts. Please review the schedule prior to registering for a course.

  3. There will be no refunds for no shows in LTI Courses.

Course Credit

  1. Credit for LTI courses: Upon course completion, attendees will receive instructions to take a course evaluation. Once the evaluation is complete, and attendance has been verified, credit will be applied to the attendee's transcript in the NIAAA member portal. This will be done within 10 days of the conference ending.

  2. Individuals who fail to attend a course or miss more than 15 minutes will not receive a refund or course credit.

  3. Manuals will not be given to those who do not attend the course.

  4. LTC 722C: Building a Positive School Culture Through Sport is a Canadian Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association course. Credit will not be added to your NIAAA transcript upon completion of this course.

Proof of Attendance

In order to verify course attendance, all attendees must be scanned into the course and scanned out at the end of the course using their name badge. You will not receive credit if you are not scanned in or out.

Acknowledgement of Course Completion

Upon verification of attendance in the course, an acknowledgment of course completion will be available for each course attended in the Professional Development section of the member profile.

Certification

Are you interested in taking the CAA or CIAA exam at the conference? Make sure to get your application and personal data form submitted by November 30 in order to be eligible. You can find the full application process and instructions to submit payment at https://niaaa.org/StepsToCertification.