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Workshop on VCAPS Facilitation Planned
North Carolina Sea Grant is hosting a free, two-day workshop designed to train people on how to conduct and facilitate the Vulnerability, Consequences, and Adaptation Planning Scenarios, or VCAPS, process.
This event will be held at the NOAA-NERR Auditorium on Pivers Island in Beaufort, N.C., from Dec. 10 to 11. The first day will focus on the VCAPS process. The second day will provide facilitation training to enable participants to run a successful VCAPS session.
At the end of this workshop, participants will learn to:
Registration is required for this free event. Lunch will be provided both days. Go to http://ncseagrant.org/s/vcaps-2013 to sign up.
A block of rooms is being held at the Beaufort Inn for the nights of Dec. 9 and 10. The conference rate of $69 per night, including breakfast (single occupancy), is available for reservations made by Nov. 15. Call 252-728-2600 to book your room and mention Sea Grant when making these arrangements.
Hotel cost will be your responsibility, but Sea Grant has some limited funds available for travel assistance. Contact Jennifer Dorton at 910-962-2777 or firstname.lastname@example.org to request travel support, or indicate that such help is needed on the registration form.
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