Risk Reduction through Characterization Conference

Jan. 25-27, 2022

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This training is for groups and individuals interested in teaching Risk Reduction programs in their community using a variety of means including Educational Characterization. It will provide new and creative techniques and approaches to enhancing your Risk Reduction efforts. The conference was the first of its kind ever offered nationwide and continues to be a premier learning opportunity for Educational Characterization.

Of course, we’ll be back at Bullhead City Chamber of Commerce. It can be chilly, so dress warm and dress for fun. We will be following the CDC and State of Arizona guidelines, so bring your mask! No fancy clothes needed at this conference.


But get excited for ...

*Magic, *Script/program writing, *Make-up class, *Make-up demo while round table discussion, *Proper Safety Messages (verbiage & ages), *Improv for safety-PSA style, *Creative Bootcamp-Get your brain working, *Character Development, *Group Dynamics/Group presentations-Partnerships w/multiple agencies, *Stage Presence, *Song Writing–Turning popular tunes into safety jingles w/ short songs on the Uke, *What’s Funny!-Funny Edutainment, *WHAT NOW?-Alternative programs, productions, and avenues due to road blocks. (Scary Clowns, Covid, etc.), *PSA Filming alternative; Pro’s & Cons. *Prop Building w/Terry Virtually., and of course Beginning to Advance Puppetry skills with Brenda and Ms. Polly

Conference Location:

Bullhead City Chamber of Commerce

1251 Hwy 95

Bullhead City, AZ 86429

Monday – Wednesday – Continental Breakfast provided – Lunch and Dinner on your own.

Suggested travel days – Sunday and Thursday.

Las Vegas airport / Laughlin is 90 minute drive east of Las Vegas. Renting a car is highly suggested.

Host Hotel:

Call the Tropicana-Laughlin Hotel and Casino’s Reservation Department to make reservations at (800) 343-4533 seven days a week from 9 a.m. until 7 p.m. ALL rooms must be reserved and guaranteed using your group code: # AFBEA4 prior to the January 10, 2021 cut-off date. Each guest will be required to guarantee their room reservation with a credit card, as well as provide a valid credit card at hotel check in. In addition to room, tax and Resort Fees, an incidental deposit will be collected at time of check in equaling $30.00 per day with a credit card or $50.00 per day with cash. Sunday – Thursday rate is $32.00 per night. Rate is based on one or two guest in the room and does not include tax or the daily resort fee of $9.99 + tax.

Performance, presentations and course questions send to:

General registration or invoice questions send to:

Host Hotel

2121 S Casino Dr

Laughlin, NV 89029