The Cleaning NISH Smart Onsite Workshop will take place in Orlando, Florida from August 23-24, 2011, according to a recent press release. The Host Agency is RESPECT of Florida and the workshop will be held at Goodwill Industries of Central Florida training room.  This workshop is an “Onsite Workshop” which means attendees can not register at the NISH website, but more information about the workshop is available in the 2011 NISH Training Catalog (p. 218). Although there are no registration fees for this workshop, attendees are responsible for their upfront travel costs and registration is limited.

Training is to be held August 23-24, 2011 in Goodwill Central Florida Training Room at 7531 Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, Florida 32809.   Suggested attendees include CEO’s CFO’s, VP of Contracts, Project Managers, Supervisors, Lead Workers, government customers and anyone else interested in finding efficiencies in their custodial operations.

According to Ana Rodriguez, Director of Training, NISH will cover necessary training costs for all participants from AbilityOne producing NPAs (non-profit agencies), government customers and other approved organizations.  Use of Training Incentive (Voucher) Program is permitted for AbilityOne Producing NPA’s to defray travel related expenses.  Attendance must be verified. (see inset box) to receive a goldenrod form.  See NISH catalog or web site for more information.

Those interested in attending the two day Cleaning NISH Smart Workshop (8/24-25/2011) should contact Mickey Crowe at for a registration form. Attendees can not register online.