Professional Development


 

Advance your career with learning and professional development training opportunities offered throughout the year. OMA members receive a discount on professional development seminars and workshops.


Click on the links below to register or purchase tickets:

Sign up for these professional development training opportunities and events being offered in the coming months.


Care of Books and Scrapbooks free webinar  July 28, Register here

Conversation about the Art of Relevance with Nina Simon
 via skype July 31, Register here 

Marketing Showcase Marketplace
  August 11, Register here 

Introduction to Grant Proposals
 August 14 and August 17, Register here 

Preparing for Institutional Emergencies
 August 15 and August 18, Register here 

Show your Style
 Resume Writing Google Hangout Webinar August 22, Register here 

Back to School Bash
  August 24, Register here 

Septemberfest
 September 9, Register here

OMA Conference
 Lawton, September 20-22, Register here  

OMA Awards Celebration, Lawton, September 21, Register here


OMA professional development and training opportunities for 2017 are sponsored by Oklahoma Arts Council, Kirkpatrick Family Fund, Oklahoma City ZooMuseum of the Red RiverOklahoma Sports Hall of FameThe Springer Company, Daystar Foundation and Library and Henryetta Historical Society.


Discounted Registration for Eligible OMA Members
OMA individual members are eligible for discounted registration. Provide individual membership number at registration.

Designated staff/board members/volunteers of OMA institutional members are eligible for discounted registration. Provide the designated member's membership number at registration (not the institutional membership number). 

Scholarship applications available for eligible OMA members on most OMA programs.

Registration Policy
Registration cannot be shared. OMA may offer special  registration rates for two registrants from the same institution for specific workshops (e.g., MARC). These rates only apply to the specified workshop and not other OMA training or events. Please register only one person per form if special registration rates do not apply.

Cancellation/Refund Policy
Attendee cancellations received by the registration deadline are eligible for a refund unless otherwise noted. Cancellations received after the registration deadline are non-refundable. All cancellations must be in writing. Participant substitutions are accepted at any time. OMA is not responsible for cancellations sent but never received.

OMA reserves the right to cancel a program at any time.  In the event of a program cancellation, participants will receive a full registration refund. OMA is not responsible for any expenses, travel or otherwise, incurred as a result of participation in or cancellation of a program.