Virginia Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association (VIAAA) - New Athletic Directors Workshop - Virginia Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association (VIAAA) - New Athletic Directors Workshop
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New Athletic Directors Workshop

JOIN US for the VIAAA 2023 Aspiring and New Athletic Directors Workshop -Tuesday, July 18th - Thursday, July 20, 2023 at Monticello High School in Charlottesville, VA. 

This workshop will provide a comprehensive overview designed for the new athletic administrator, an aspiring athletic administrator or any athletic administrator desiring a refresher.  The philosophy is to assist the athletic administrator in the many and varied duties associated with the position.  If you have just been hired, been on the job for a year, switching schools, serve as an assistant, or simply hope to join the profession one day – come and join us, you won’t regret your decision!  High school/middle school and public/private Athletic Administrators are all welcome. 

The workshop will introduce various topics of the trade, provoke thought, and provide resources for the year and your career.  The workshop will be presented over a three-day span – starting at 12 NOON on July 18, 2023 and concluding at 12 NOON on July 20, 2023 .  Each participant will be enrolled in and complete NIAAA Foundation Courses - LTC 501 & 502 and then be given information on how to complete LTC 503 within 60 days of finishing the workshop.  This will allow each participant to have met all the requirements to apply for their first level of national certification and receive their RAA and be well on their way towards their CAA certification. 

Topics addressed will include Financial Procedures and Budgets, Human Resources procedures, Legal Issues, The First Year Experience, NIAAA certification, Getting Organized with Staff – Office – Community – Events, Independent School-specific Topics and VHSL-specific Topics. A tentative schedule will be available soon.

The registration fee is $225 (on or before July 8, 2023 – after July 8th there will be an additional $75 fee).  Registration includes course materials and VIAAA membership for one year. Each participant will leave with a resource drive to utilize throughout their first year and beyond.  There are only 40 available seats for the workshop.


ONLINE REGISTRATION INFORMATION (Pay Online with a credit card or by check):  If you do not have an AMP account, email Christopher Felton at to request access.

For hotel reservations: The VIAAA will contract a special rate for this event. This rate includes free internet access and a hot breakfast bar. The block of rooms is located at the Hyatt Place, 2100 Bond Street, Charlottesville.  When making a reservation by phone, please call 800-993-4751.
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RESERVATIONS NEED TO BE MADE PRIOR TO THURSDAY, JULY 1, 2023 (to ensure you receive this rate and a room).

For more information or questions:  contact Jonathan S. Bukva,  BukvaJS@pwcs.eduChristopher Felton, or Lisa Corprew, Anyone wishing to register after the July 8th deadline will need to contact Jonathan Bukva or Lisa Corprew directly.

We look forward to seeing all our aspiring and new athletic administrators from around the Commonwealth on July 18, 2023! 


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