OHIO PUBLIC SERVICE INSTITUTE
September 26th through October 1st, 2021
Salt Fork Lodge & Conference Center | Cambridge, Ohio

OHPSI

Welcome to the Ohio Public Service Institute (OHPSI)!

The heart of our mission is to promote and encourage professional development through education and training specifically designed for Public Works supervisors and managers.
The Institute date is September 26 through October 1, 2021 and will be held at the Salt Fork Lodge & Conference Center in Cambridge, Ohio.
OHPSI courses include three one-week sessions, focusing on Leadership Development, Service Excellence and Supervisory Skills. These sessions are non-sequential and one may begin the three-year cycle at any time.
Attendance is required at all sessions including evening functions that include classes, group meals and activities. See the schedule for details. Do not register for OHPSI unless you can commit to attending all sessions.
Thursday is “Directors’ Day” and offers an opportunity for directors or bosses to learn more about OHPSI for $125 (see packet for more details).
We are proud to announce that APWA Ohio will be awarding five scholarships in the amount of $595.00 each. To apply for one of these scholarships you must submit your application and registration by July 2, 2021 by email to David Barber. Please note that you must be an APWA member to apply and application forms are found under the scholarship tab.
OHPSI is an outstanding program that will help you reach your professional goals and enhance your effectiveness and efficiency on the job.
If you have any questions, please email Program Coordinator Jeanne Rouston.

Sincerely,
Kim Roessner APWA Northwest Ohio Branch Amy Wood APWA Northwest Ohio Branch

OHIO PUBLIC SERVICE INSTITUTE
What is OHPSI?

OHPSI is a three-year training program which provides instruction expressly designed for city and county public service supervisors, managers and directors. This program is divided into three one-week sessions focusing on Leadership Development, Service Excellence and Personal Supervisory Skills. These sessions are non-sequential and one may begin the three-year cycle at any time. This program is held each Fall at the Salt Fork Lodge & Conference Center in Cambridge, Ohio.
Download packet for more information about OHPSI.

ohpsi packet
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2021 OHPSI Schedule

To download a copy of the 2021 schedule, click the link below.

OHPSI Schedule
About Ohio Public Service Instiute

The heart of OHPSI's mission is to promote and encourage professional development through education and training specifically designed for Public Works supervisors and managers.

Early Registration

$725

Institute Registration

Payment received before deadline.

Institute registration includes classes,
materials, breaks and these meals:

  • Breakfast Monday through Friday
  • Lunch on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
  • Dinner on Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday
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Late Registration

$775

Institute Registration

Payment received after deadline.

Institute registration includes classes,
materials, breaks and these meals:

  • Breakfast Monday through Friday
  • Lunch on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
  • Dinner on Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday
  • Register Today!
Thursday

$125

Director's Day

Add $25 if paid after the deadline.


Director's Day registration includes:

  • Dynamic Speakers
  • Materials for the Day
  • Breaks and Lunch
  • Register Today!
Sign up today!
2021 OHPSI Registration Form

To download a copy of the 2021 registration form,
click the link below.

OHPSI Registration
Register Today for OHPSI

Cost is $725*
per participant.
*If paid before deadline date.

See registration form for more information and details for credit card payments.

THREE YEAR CURRICULUM

OHPSI courses include three one-week sessions, focusing on Leadership Development, Service Excellence and Supervisory Skills. These sessions are non-sequential and one may begin the three-year cycle at any time.
* Some sessions may be subject to change based upon the recommendations of the OHPSI committee.

Focus on Leadership*

Supervisory Do’s and Don’ts
Ethics and Leadership
Generational Differences
Garnering Employee Loyalty and Motivation
How to Lead Successfully through Change
Legal Update
Managing Problem Employees
It’s a Matter of Your Style
Training Techniques and Approaches for Today’s Workforce
Eureka to Action

Personal Supervisory Skills*

Understanding the Budgeting Process
Managing Problem Employees
Using Technology to Manage Time
Legal Update
Managing Lead Positions
Managing the Boss
Successful Communication
Master Time and Stress
Eureka to Action

Service Excellence*

Organizational Culture and Service Excellence
Legal Update
Communication Skills
Business Communication
Maximizing Social Media
Conducting Performance Appraisals
Keys to Employee Development
How to Build Dynamic
Team Cohesiveness
Creating an Action Plan

OHPSI

Continuing
Education Credits

CECs will be based on the hours of instruction. Continuing education units for various organizations may be available. If you are aware of one where pre-approval might serve the greater group, please let us know in advance.

OHPSI

Deadline

Ohio Public Service Institute deadline is
Friday, September 10, 2021.

To avoid late fees, please register and pay before deadline.

OHPSI

Cancellation
Policy

Cancellation requests received in writing by the deadline will receive a refund minus a $50 administrative charge.
Cancellation requests received after the deadline and “no shows” will not be entitled to any refund.

OHPSI -
The best leadership training!

Registration cost $725*
and includes classes, materials, breaks and some meals.

  • Dynamic and engaging speakers
  • Skills you can apply right now
  • Find your leadership solutions
  • Experience our beautiful location

* Paid before deadline.For more information see packet for details.

OHPSI Packet
Ohio Public Service Institute
Sponsors and Committee Members
This exciting new training is brought to you by the following.
Sponsors

Thank you APWA Ohio Chapter Branches!

Committee Members

The committee members invite you to the best leadership training!

Meet our
OHPSI Committee and Consultants
APWA OHPSI
Committee Member
David Barber
APWA Northeast Ohio Branch
APWA OHPSI
Committee Member
Joe Fornaro
APWA Northeast Ohio Branch
APWA OHPSI
Committee Member
Alison Haskins
Co-APWA Southwest Ohio Branch
APWA OHPSI
Committee Member
Paul Hammersmith
APWA Central Ohio Branch
APWA OHPSI
Committee Member
Steve Koch
APWA Central Ohio Branch n
APWA OHPSI
Committee Member
Larry Lester
APWA Central Ohio Branch
APWA OHPSI
Facilitator
Steve Ludwig
OHPSI Facilitator
APWA OHPSI
Committee Member
Kevin Powell
APWA Northeast Ohio Branch
APWA OHPSI
Committee Member
Kim Roessner
APWA Northwest Ohio Branch
APWA OHPSI
Committee Member
Jacolyn Thiel
APWA Central Ohio Branch
APWA OHPSI
Committee Member
Angie Weber
APWA Southwest Ohio Branch
APWA OHPSI
Committee Member
Amy Wood
APWA Northwest Ohio Branch
Ohio Public Service Institute
Join us for
the Best Leadership Training
Sept. 26 - Oct. 1, 2021
Salt Fork Lodge
& Conference Center
Cambridge, Ohio

For more information about OHPSI or to register, download the packet. This is one training event you will not want to miss!

OHPSI Packet
OHPSI Lodging Information
Salt Fork Lodge & Conference Center
US Route 22 East
Cambridge, Ohio

Lodging is avabilable at theSalt Fork Lodge & Conference Center at a discounted rate for OHPSI.
To make lodging arrangements,
call 740-435-9000 for reservations and refer to the “Ohio Public Service Institute” block to receive OHPSI rate.
Do not make reservations on the website or book online.

Why Ohio Public Service Institute?
- Classmates who do what you do.
reason #1

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Why Ohio Public Service Institute?
- Gain more confidence in your role.
reason #2

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Why Ohio Public Service Institute?
- Gain insight into your potential.
reason #3

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