Part of K-State Olathe's mission is education and talent development. We offer multiple professional development workshops and seminars designed to enhance the knowledge and skills of employees in Greater Kansas City. Continuing education credits are available as noted on the individual events.
Upcoming Workshops and Seminars
Food Safety Training for Growers Seeking GAP Certification
Jan. 18 or Feb. 16 | 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.Event Description
Jan. 31 | 4-6 p.m.
Feb. 6 | 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Feb. 8 | 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
FSMA Produce Safety Rule Grower Trainings
Feb. 8 | 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.Event Description
This course will teach fruit and vegetable growers the core principles of produce safety, the new FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) produce safety rule. Attendees will also receive free water testing after the workshop. Fruit and vegetable growers who are interested in learning about produce safety will be provided with content on produce safety basics, FSMA requirements and exemptions, and water sampling and testing. To register and learn more, visit www.ksre.k-state.edu/foodsafety/produce/index.html
Kansas City Metro Area Farmers Market Workshop
Feb. 9 | 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.Event Description
Regulatory Affairs in Animal Health Seminar Series: "Ensuring Data Quality in Animal Health Studies"
March 6 | 1-5 p.m.
Leaders of Tomorrow Symposium
March 8 | 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.Event Description
The event will provide a morning of relationship building that includes both business and military leaders as well as emerging leaders. The focus is on building one’s path to leadership by providing guidance and support in an interactive environment. Kansas State University President Richard B. Myers, 15th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will give the keynote address. This will be followed by roundtable discussions. The closing keynote speaker will be Lynn Parman, president and CEO of the American Royal Association. For additional information, email Joan Cabell or call 913-327-9848.
March 28-29 | 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
March 6 | 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Connect With Us
Looking for a professional development workshop for your employees? K-State Olathe can help. Contact Angela Buzard, manager of training and development, at
913-307-7340 or email@example.com.