To all Attending the Level II WIT Training at Lake Mead
Thank you for your interest in the upcoming training!
The Western Regional panel have emphasized the need for comprehensive and effective coordinated efforts for Inspection and Decontamination of Watercrafts. These procedures are based on the Uniform Minimum Protocols and Standards UMPS III.
WIT LII Training should accomplish your Learning objectives, but that means homework. Click on WIT II - Student Manual and download the file; Read Chapters 1-5 PRIOR to attending the training. Print and answer the Chapter Review questions in the curriculum, we will review these in class. A passing grade on the final exam is a requirement. Certificates of Completions will be awarded to those prepared and participating in the training exercises.
Supervisors, who signed their staff up, please provide prework information to them. The site training will include Power Points, and only review of Curriculum with ability to have “HANDS ON” Field Exercises. (No excuse for prework not completed)
If you are traveling, hotel reservations should be made ASAP:
When making your Hotel reservation for Lake Mead training, use the phone in code “WIT Level”, or online code CAWITLEVEL to get negotiated rate. (govt rates could be available)
If you have problems with your reservation, please contact Lanora Sands, (702) 495-3433 or email Lanora.firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunset Station Hotel & Casino
1301 West Sunset Rd
Henderson, NV 89014
Transportation from Airport to Hotel – www.SuperShuttle.com – Current rates: Shared Ride Van $23 p/passenger. Cabs are typically most expensive way. Uber/Lyft are readily available at Las Vegas Airport.
Transportation to & from the training site: - Transportation to & from Sunset Station will be provided. Be outside by 8 am both days (Valet area) to ride with Shuttle Van. Bob will be dropping you off approximately 5:00pm each night.
Own or Local Transportation: If you are driving, please let me know not to count you on Shuttle. Either meet shuttle out front or meet us at 8:30am at the Water Safety Center on Lakeshore Rd in the National Park at Lake Mead
Driving directions – From 95 South to Boulder City, going thru Boulder City, left, then left into the entrance to park, thru park entrance fee station. Tell them you are with WIT Training class, they should let you in without paying. Then WSC will be the 3rd right, you will see the bldg., campsites on right, Nevada Department Of Wildlife building is closest to water.
Clothing - Dress for the training should be work clothes. There will be crawling under boats on both dirt and pavement. Footwear should have non-marking soles (so you don't leave marks on the boats while inspecting them) Flip flops or any open-toe footwear is not recommended.
Don't forget your cameras and sunscreen. Bottled water will be provided.
Lunch - will be delivered to training class. Lunches consist of Submarine sandwiches with chips and drinks and Pizza and salad. Should these not work for your special dietary needs, please let me know to order accordingly or brown bag it as there is no concession at the Water Safety Center. Bring $20 contribution to cover both lunches and refreshments.
Agenda – You can find more information and the schedule of events on website at the bottom of the page
Looking forward to meeting you!!
“Quagga D” Davis
*Cancellation of registration must be submitted, 10 days prior to the course start date.
**Cancellations will be subject to approval prior to additional requests for registration.
***PSMFC reserves the right to cancel classes based on enrollment. Please take that into consideration when making any travel or accommodation arrangements. PSMFC will not provide any reimbursements for travel expenses.