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Speakers Bureau Training – March Session 2023
March 14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Winter Session Dates: March 14, 16, 18, 21, 2023
Want to use your voice to empower your community? Does speaking at schools, beaches, and parks sound like the ideal way to volunteer your time? Share your passion for the environment and inspire businesses, school children, community members, and clubs, with environmental awareness education.
Become a Heal the Bay Speakers Bureau Volunteer!
We are hosting our upcoming Speakers Bureau training sessions starting on March 14, 2023, a program that consists of 4 days of training (at Heal the Bay Headquarters and the Heal the Bay Aquarium), and a chance to practice your new-found Speaker’s skills at our February Nothin’ But Sand beach cleanup on Saturday, March 18, 2023, where you will have chance to practice your new Speaker’s skills.
This FREE training is a great opportunity for anyone interested in gaining experience in environmental education, science, policy, community outreach, and public speaking.
Speakers Bureau is an educational program that focuses on providing environmental lectures to schools and businesses in Los Angeles County. We offer 5 different lecture topics, which we modify to fit any age group, from Pre-K to adults. We aim to reach as many students and community members as we can, as education and awareness are our strongest tools in helping our environment get the help it needs.
Responsibilities after completing Speakers Bureau training include preparing for your chosen talk the day of, making sure to arrive on time to the destination (not necessary if it is a virtual presentation), and coordinating with the client for any last-minute changes.
When & Where:
Tuesday, March 14, 2023, from 1 PM – 4:30 PM @ Heal the Bay HQ: 1444 9th St., Santa Monica, CA, 90401.
Thursday, March 16, 2023, from 6 PM – 8:30 PM @ Virtual [Register for Links]
Saturday, March 18, 2023, from 9:30 Am- 12 PM @ Nothin’ But Sand Beach Cleanup, Cabrillo Beach
Tuesday, March 21, 2023, from 1 PM – 4:30 PM @ Heal the Bay HQ: 1444 9th St., Santa Monica, CA, 90401.
Protect what you love. Join Heal the Bay Speakers Bureau!
Tuesday March 14, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM
|Speakers Bureau Training Day 1.|
Thursday March 16, 2023, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
|Speakers Bureau Training Day 2 – virtual.|
Saturday March 18, 2023, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
|Speakers Bureau Training Day 3 – NBS @ Cabrillo Beach.|
Tuesday March 21, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM
|Speakers Bureau Training Day 4.|
All THREE sessions are mandatory to complete the Speakers Bureau training.