SDTA Training Events

SDTA facilitates 4 training events each year, in addition to the SDTA Annual Conference.  
 
2022 Training Events: 

1)    Office Professionals Workshop: September 12/13 and 14/15, Mitchell, SD: Rural Telecommunications stands out, in part, due to its commitment to serve.  It takes a team of professionals to bring that commitment to life!  Join us for professional and personal development, industry updates and an opportunity to network with colleagues from other SDTA member companies.  This 2-day event repeats to facilitate broad participation within companies. 
 
Location: Highlands Event Center, 2000 Highland Way, Mitchell, SD
Hotel Block:  Comfort Inn, 2020 Highland Way, Mitchell, SD - 605-990-2400
Hotel Block: Hampton Inn, 1920 Highland Way, Mitchell, SD - 605-995-1575
 
Session 1: September 12/13 - Register HERE
Session 2: September 14/15 - Register HERE


2)    Marketing Professionals Workshop: October 19 – 21, Deadwood, SD: SDTA member companies offer products that stand out.  SDTA marketing professionals work to educate customers on the products that best fits the customer’s needs while telling the rural broadband story.  The marketing professionals workshop offers a unique opportunity to inspire creative efforts and polish storytelling skills. 
 
Location: The Lodge at Deadwood, 100 Pine Crest Lane, Deadwood, SD 605-571-2104

Register HERE
 

3)    Supervisor Seminar: November 16 – 17, Mitchell, SD: Join us to explore the complexities of team leadership in the telecommunications industry in 2022.  The SDTA Supervisor Seminar provides member company supervisors with an opportunity to study effective leadership and changes to law and policy that will impact company practices. 
 
Location: Highlands Event Center, 200 Highland Way, Mitchell, SD        
Hotel Block:  Comfort Inn - 605-990-2400
Hotel Block: Hampton Inn - 605-995-1575

Register HERE
 
4)    Outside Plant and Technology Workshop: December 5/6 and 7/8, Mitchell, SD: The Outside Plant and Technology workshop brings together seasoned industry experts, Mitchel Technical College (Broadband Studies) students and associate member industry partners.  Together, attendees will explore current issues and opportunities.  Associate members are invited to set up a booth to inform of the most current equipment and service offerings.  And….test your skills in the tech challenge sponsored by Mitchell Technical College! This 2-day event repeats to facilitate broad participation within companies. 
         
Location: Highlands Event Center, 2000 Highland Way, Mitchell, SD
Hotel Block:  Comfort Inn, 2020 Highland Way, Mitchell, SD - 605-990-2400
Hotel Block: Hampton Inn, 1920 Highland Way, Mitchell, SD - 605-995-1575