Upcoming Dates

Application Deadlines
In order to be cleared to attend the following New Staff Training events, staff applications must be completed and submitted, with all the references completed, by the following dates:

  • Winter NST: October 15
  • Spring NSO: February 1
  • Summer NST: April 1 (March 15 for International Assignments)
  • Fall NSO: May 15

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

Summer 2018: New Staff Training (IBS and NSO)
Location: Rollins College; Orlando, FL
Dates: June 17-July 15, 2018

Application Deadline: April 1, 2018
Registration Deadline: May 19, 2018

  • June 16: Worship / AV Team arrive
  • June 17: Senior Staff marrying/married to New Staff attending IBS classes arrive
  • June 17/18: New Staff Orientation Participants taking IBS classes arrive
    • You are encouraged to arrive on June 17 to allow enough time to prepare and get settled for this four-week conference. If you choose to arrive on June 18, please ensure that you arrive at Rollins College by 3 p.m.
    • Onsite Registration: June 18 (3-6 p.m.)
  • June 19-July 4: IBS Courses
  • July 5: Ministry Day
  • July 6-July 14: New Staff Orientation
  • July 14: New Staff Commissioning and Banquet
  • July 15: Everyone Departs

 

Summer 2018: New Staff Orientation ONLY
Location: Rollins College; Orlando, FL
Dates: July 4-July 15, 2018

Application Deadline: April 1, 2018
Registration Deadline: May 19, 2018

  • July 4: Campus Ministry and AIA New Staff Orientation Participants arrive
    If flights won’t work for you to arrive at Rollins College on July 4, you are welcome to arrive a day early. Be sure to note the date in your registration.

    • Campus Ministry and AIA NSO Participants Onsite Registration:
      Thursday, July 5 (8-9 a.m.)
    • First Session for Campus Ministry and AIA NSO Participants:
      Thursday, July 5 (9 a.m.)
  • July 5: All Other New Staff Orientation Participants arrive
    If flights won’t work for you to arrive at Rollins College on July 5, you are welcome to arrive a day early. Be sure to note the date in your registration.

    • All Other NSO Participants Onsite Registration:
      Friday, July 6 (7-8 a.m.)
    • First Session for All Other NSO Participants:
      Friday, July 6 (8 a.m.)
  • July 6-July 14: New Staff Orientation
  • July 14: New Staff Commissioning and Banquet
  • July 15: Everyone Departs

 

Fall 2018: Transitions and New Staff Orientation (NSO)
Location: Doubletree at SeaWorld; Orlando, FL
Transitions Conference Dates: September 4-6, 2018
NSO Dates: September 6-16, 2018

Application Deadline: May 15, 2018

  • Transitions Conference | For returning STINTers joining Staff
    • September 4: New Staff Arrive
    • September 6: New Staff Begin NSO
  • New Staff Orientation (NSO)
    • September 6: Campus and AIA New Staff Arrive
    • September 7: All Other New Staff Arrive
    • September 15: New Staff Commissioning and Banquet
    • September 16: New Staff Depart

 

Winter 2019: New Staff Training (IBS and NSO)
El Caribe Resort; Daytona Beach, FL
Dates: January 6-February 3, 2019

Application Deadline: October 15, 2018

  • January 5: Worship / AV Team arrive
  • January 6: Senior Staff marrying/married to New Staff attending IBS classes arrive
  • January 6/7: New Staff Orientation Participants taking IBS classes Arrive
    • You are encouraged to arrive on January 6 to allow enough time to prepare, get settled, and buy groceries for this four-week-long conference. If you choose to arrive on January 7, please ensure that you arrive at the El Caribe by 3 p.m.
    • Onsite Registration: January 7 (3-6 p.m.)
  • January 8: Returning New Staff taking IBS courses arrive
    • Onsite IBS Registration: January 8 (3-6 p.m.)
  • January 8-23: IBS Courses
  • January 23-27: Winter MPD Follow-up Conference
  • January 24: Ministry Day
  • January 25-February 3: New Staff Orientation
  • February 2: New Staff Commissioning and Banquet
  • February 3: Everyone departs

Winter 2019: New Staff Orientation (Only)
El Caribe Resort; Daytona Beach, FL
Dates: January 23-February 3, 2019

Application Deadline: October 15, 2018

  • January 23: Campus Ministry and AIA New Staff Orientation Participants arrive. If flights won’t work for you to arrive at the El Caribe on the 23rd, you are welcome to arrive a day early.
    • Campus Ministry and AIA NSO Participants Onsite Registration: Conference Office / St. Bart’s Room, Thursday (January 24), 8-9 a.m.
    • First Session for Campus Ministry and AIA NSO Participants: Thursday (January 24), 9 a.m.
  • January 24: All other New Staff Orientation Participants arrive. If flights won’t work for you to arrive at the El Caribe on the 24th, you are welcome to arrive a day early.
    • All other NSO Participants Onsite Registration: Conference Office / St. Bart’s Room, Friday (January 25), 8-9 a.m.
    • First Session for all other NSO Participants: Friday (January 25), 9 a.m.
  • February 2: New Staff Commissioning and Banquet
  • February 3: Everyone departs

 

Spring 2019: New Staff Orientation (NSO)
El Caribe Resort; Daytona Beach, FL
Dates: April 25-May 5, 2019

Application Deadline: February 1, 2019
Registration Deadline: April 10, 2010

  • April 25: Campus and AIA New Staff Arrive
  • April 26: All Other New Staff Arrive
  • May 4: New Staff Commissioning and Banquet
  • May 5: New Staff Depart