Hosted by California Institute of Technology
Pasadena, CA

August 20 & 21, 2018

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To register via cheque, please complete and submit registration form.
To register via credit card, please visit our online store.
Register by July 20, 2018 to lock in the rates below.
Registration deadline is Friday, August 3, 2018.*

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Questions? Contact NaBITA at (484) 321-3651


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  • Non-member registration
    • $779 per person, campus group of up to 7 attendees
    • $1,009 per person, campus pair
    • $1,239 per individual
  • Member registration (10% discount)
    • $699 per person, campus group of up to 7 attendees
    • $909 per person, campus pair
    • $1,119 per individual

To register via cheque, please complete and submit registration form.
To register via credit card, please visit our online store.
Registration deadline is Friday, August 3, 2018.*

To register a campus pair or group at Member Rates, the anticipated attendees must have an active Standard or Enhanced NaBITA Membership or each registrant must be an active Individual Member of NaBITA. For more information on membership please contact NaBITA at (484) 321-3651 or

All registrations for 2018 trainings include access to regularly updated electronic training materials, including the full deck of training slides.

Attendee contact information is not required at time of registration; NaBITA will reach out 7-10 days prior to the training to collect each attendee’s name, professional title, institutional affiliation, email address, and phone number. Access to materials is delivered via email to each attendee 5 days prior to the training.


To obtain a NaBITA Certificate, you will need to attend the whole event. What does this certificate mean? It means that you have tapped into the unparalleled expertise of NaBITA and the other carefully selected experts in the field.

Once the course is completed, you will receive your certification from NaBITA. Certificates for this training event will be provided to you electronically via our Continuing Certification Credit (CCC) program. A member of our team will be in contact with you via email with instructions on accepting your certification credits in the 7-10 business days following the completion of this course. Learn more about our new program here.

Now you can stay up-to-date! We are excited to announce our online professional development platform called the Continuing Certification Credit (CCC) program. Our CCC program allows clients of The NCHERM Group, including those certified by NaBITA, to track, maintain and extend their professional development through our programs.

PLEASE NOTE: Certification refers to attendance at a qualifying event; The NCHERM Group cannot speak to individual attendees’ knowledge, expertise, or command of the material.


All registrations for 2018 trainings include complimentary six-month Individual Trial Memberships for attendees who have no previous membership history with NaBITA. Active trial members have access to the full benefits of the corresponding membership level. NaBITA’s policies provide additional guidance regarding complimentary trial memberships.


Brian Van Brunt, Ed.D., past-president of the American College Counseling Association (ACCA), is Senior Vice President for Professional Development Programs at the The NCHERM Group, LLC. He is the president-elect of NaBITA and the managing editor for Student Affairs eNews (SAeN). Over the past thirteen years, Brian has taught counseling theory, ethics, program evaluation, statistics and sociology topics at both public and private schools for both graduate and undergraduate students at five college and universities. Brian has served as the director of counseling and New England College and Western Kentucky University. He is the author of several books including: Ending Campus Violence: New Approaches in Prevention and A Faculty Guide to Addressing Disruptive and Dangerous Behavior in the Classroom. Brian is an expert on campus violence and has been interviewed by the New York Times, National Pubic Radio, LA Times, USA Today and has appeared on Headline News and Anderson Cooper 360.



Both days of training will run 9:00AM-5:00PM. Registration will begin at 8:30AM.

Campus Address

1200 E. California Blvd
Pasadena CA 91125

Training Facility

Avery House
327 S Holliston Ave
Pasadena CA 91125
Campus Map


Attendees will be provided with a placard for their cars.  The Holliston parking structure is very close to the training facility. A campus map and directional signage to training will be provided.



Los Angeles International (LAX)
1 World Way Los Angeles, 90045
Approximate distance from campus: 30 miles
Ground transportation options: Car rental, Super shuttle, Uber, Taxi, metro

Bob Hope Airport (Burbank)
2627 N Hollywood Way, Burbank 91505
Approximate distance from campus: 20 miles
Ground transportation options: Car rental, Super shuttle, Uber, Taxi

Ontario Airport
2900 E Airport Drive Ontario, CA 91761
Approximate distance from campus: 40 miles
Ground transportation options: Car rental, Super shuttle, Uber, Taxi

Long Beach Airport (LGB)
4100 Donald Douglas Drive, Long Beach, 90808
Approximate distance(s) from campus: 35 miles
Ground transportation options: Car rental, Super shuttle, Uber, Taxi

John Wayne Airport, Orange County (SNA)
18601 Airport Way, Santa Ana, 92707
Approximate distance(s) from campus: 50 miles
Ground transportation options: Car rental, Super shuttle, Uber, Taxi


Metro Gold Line – Lake Station
340 N Lake Ave
Pasadena, CA 91101
Approximate distance(s) from campus: 6 miles – 10-15 minute walk to campus

Breakfast, Lunch & Snack Breaks

Your host will provide a light continental breakfast and afternoon snack break each day. Lunch each day will be on your own.


Attire is business casual with an emphasis on casual.  Room temperatures may vary; layers are encouraged.

Electrical Outlets

If wish to use a laptop to take notes, please have your computer fully charged and consider bringing a back-up battery, as there are not enough outlets in the room for individual use. Staff will not be available on-site to provide any electrical cords or technological assistance.


Hilton Pasadena
168 South Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena, California, 91101
Approximate distance from campus: 1.3 miles

Sheraton Pasadena
303 Cordova Street Pasadena, California, 91101
Approximate distance from campus: 1.4 miles

Westin Pasadena
191 N Los Robles Ave, Pasadena CA 91101
Approximate distance from campus: 1.9 miles


Enjoy your visit and discover Pasadena!


Special accommodation parking is available and training facility is wheelchair accessible. An ASL interpreter is available with advance notice and request. Hosts require advance notice of any dietary restrictions. Please contact NaBITA with any accommodation request(s). Be sure to specify which training you are attending in your correspondence.


NaBITA’s policies provide guidance on cancellations, substitutions, and credits.

*Although a registration deadline is outlined above, it is possible that the training may reach capacity before that date. If this happens, registration will closed earlier than scheduled. Please have registration confirmed before making travel and lodging accommodations.