Education

Ron Trygar Awarded With Master Instructor Designation

Published: February 19, 2021

Our very own Ron Trygar, UF TREEO Water/Wastewater Instructor, was awarded a National Environmental Safety and Health Training Association (NESHTA) Master Instructor designation! “We already knew he was talented but […]

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Thank You Heyward Florida Inc.!

Published: January 19, 2021

The UF TREEO Center received a very thoughtful donation from Heyward Florida Inc. this week. The lab equipment (shown above) will go a long way toward helping TREEO meet its […]

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Inspiring Women Leaders 2021: Growing Together

Published: August 19, 2020

Behind-the-scenes work for the 2021 Inspiring Women Leaders (IWL) conference is in full swing! To be held virtually March 8-9, 2021, the conference’s theme, Growing Together, represents unity, openness, and […]

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Summer 2020 NFPT Scholarship Winner

Published: August 4, 2020

The second winner for the NFPT Scholarship was announced July 31st. The Ruby Parker Puckett Scholarship is an opportunity for working foodservice professionals to help further their pursuit of a […]

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UF TREEO Ron Trygar as Podcast Guest

Published: July 7, 2020

Ron Trygar, UF TREEO Instructor for Water/Wastewater Programs, was recently a guest on the very first podcast of Treatment Plant Operator (TPO) Magazine. TPO is the only freestanding monthly magazine […]

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Human Trafficking Prevention Course Launches

Published: May 26, 2020

The mission and purpose of the Community Engagement department in the University of Florida Office of Professional and Workforce Development is to provide opportunities and outreach through education to satisfy […]

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Welcome to our Learning Cafe!

Published: May 12, 2020

The University of Florida’s Office of Professional and Workforce Development in partnership with Coursera is pleased to offer for a limited time, the COVID19 Access Free Education (CAFE) Program. From […]

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FlaWARN Launch

Published: April 14, 2020

Florida’s Water/Wastewater Agency Response Network (FlaWARN) has a fresh online look and new database! FlaWARN is the formalized system of utilities helping utilities to address mutual aid during emergency situations. […]

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Our Regularly Scheduled Update – But Remote

Published: March 31, 2020

The Office of Professional and Workforce Development is working diligently to bring our sector of face-to-face content into the online realm. Take a look into the various efforts of our […]

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NFPT Scholarship Winner

Published: February 18, 2020

The first-ever scholarship winner for Spring 2020 was announced in late January. The Ruby Parker Puckett Scholarship is an opportunity for working foodservice professionals to help further their pursuit of a […]

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Welcome to the OPWD Insider!

Published: January 7, 2020

The Office of Professional and Workforce Development (OPWD) is excited to embark on an online-blogging journey to educate our audiences in an informative and engaging way. Learn about who we […]

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