MADISON, Wis. (7/10/09)--The deadline is Aug. 3 for entries in this year’s Experience Learning Live (ELLy) Training Awards program for credit unions, sponsored by the Credit Union National Association (CUNA). Awards will be presented at the 2009 Experience Learning Live conference, held Oct. 25-28 in Nashville, Tenn. The ELLys are the only national awards presented to credit union trainers who are outstanding in professional staff development. Awards will be presented in two asset divisions--less than $250 million assets and $250 million assets or above--in six categories:
* Chi Phi Delta X II Award--Represents the best development of a Credit Union University, and its effect on staff learning and performance, using CUNA’s Center for Professional Development products as the foundation; * Coach Award--Recognizes a trainer who has significantly impacted a trainee’s career and life through education, mentoring and coaching. The entry can be submitted by employees or trainers in honor of trainers who impacted their own or their co-workers’ lives and careers; * eLearning Award--Demonstrates how technology-based training was incorporated into, and enhanced, credit union training programs; * Training Champion Award--Singles out senior management staff who go beyond the call of duty to support and develop the training in their credit union; * Training Professional of the Year Award--Honors exceptional achievements in performance and learning by a credit union training professional or department; and * WOW Award--Awards the credit union with the best overall training curriculum or best training event.
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