PREP 2018

Pursuing Responsibility and Excellence Purposefully

SUMMER INSTITUTE

Make plans now to join us for the BEST SUMMER EVER at ICC's Summer Institute, held at our Tennessee Training Center. Programs are offered in both PREP and Media PREP. Space is limited. Make your reservations today. 

Up to three (3) weeks before each session, receive the Early Bird Discount!

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Training Details

All Summer Institute Leaders-in-Residence participate in:

  • Peacemaking Introduction (All who register for PREP shifts of 6 days or longer have a complimentary registration to PM Introduction that should be completed within 6 weeks post a student's PREP experience. If you've registered for PREP after Feb 1, 2018, email elearning@iccinc.org by August 15 to get your complimentary access code.) 
  • Lessons from First Century Christian Leaders, Dr. Teresa Moon

AND….our experienced Summer Staff leads activities and experiences in:

  • Team Building
  • Event Coordination and Planning
  • Servant Leadership Studies
  • Peer Mentoring
  • Media Production
  • ICC's Core Values in Action
  • Intergenerational Programming and Planning
  • Stewardship
  • Project Management
  • Leadership through Service
  • Presentation Coaching
  • Influence the Fall Conference Experience

Media PREP Leaders-in-Residence participate in all of this and receive additional specialized training in:

  • Studio Production
  • Audio/Visual Technique
  • Lighting
  • Editing
  • Work on real media projects
  • Graphic design
  • Powerpoint
  • Theory
  • Work with industry standard equipment and software
  • Learning to be professional while having a great time with your team! 

Summer 2018 Calendar

Sesion Dates Early Bird Deadline
PREP for Frame It Up April 17 - 24 March 30

iCON PREP 1

iCON Media 1

June 12 -23 May 30

PREP 2

Media PREP 2

July 3 - 17 June 20

PREP 3

Media PREP 3

July 17 - 31 June 27

PREP 4

Media PREP 4

July 31 - August 14 July 4

One-Week Sessions Available

see above  

 

PREP for Frame It UP in April!

April 17 - 24

Join the PREP Team in April and support the Frame It Up event.

DETAILS

Includes:

  • Lodging
  • Meals
  • Coaching in event-coordination, hosting, teamwork, facility care, a biblical view of leadership through service, and peacemaking.
  • Time with some of ICC's Global Directors.

Shuttle service to Nashville Airport on each Tuesday. See Transportation above.

Check-in/Check-out times listed under Transportation above.

PRICING

Standard Price:  $378

Early Bird: $298 if registered before March 30

iCON PREP 2018

June 12 - 23, 2018

DETAILS 

iCON PREP will have transportation to Convention on June 24.

They will help with packing for travel, food prep for Convention Staff, facility set up, etc.

Includes 12 nights/meals at Training Center, transportation to Convention, and early housing and meals at Convention until RSAs report for duty. 

Shift ends when their convention role begins June 24. 

Registration for Convention is separate.

PRICING

Standard Price: $680

Early Bird: $547

iCON Media 2018

June 12 - 23, 2017

DETAILS 

iCON Media requires prior media experience either through Frame It Up or other ICC MEDIA Team experience. Email your Area Coordinator to request participation prior to registration. July and August Media PREPs do not have this requirement.

iCON Media will have transportation to Convention on June 24.

Shift ends when their convention role begins June 24.

iCON Media will work on Convention materials.

PRICING

Standard Price:   $780

Early Bird: $647

Includes:

  • 12 nights/meals at Training Center
  • Transportation and hotel to Convention
  • Early housing and meals at Convention until RSAs report in

Registration for Convention is separate

PREP 2 - 4

PREP 2 July 3 - 17

PREP 3 July 17 - 31

PREP 4 July 31 - August 14

DETAILS

PREP 2 - 4 provides support for ambassador team preparations as well as Global Leadership Team Face-to-Face meetings.

Includes:

  • Lodging
  • Meals
  • Coaching in event-coordination, hosting, teamwork, facility care, a biblical view of leadership through service, and peacemaking.
  • Time with ICC's Global Directors.

Shuttle service to Nashville Airport on each Tuesday. See Transportation below.

Check-in/Check-out times listed under Transportation below.

PRICING

Standard Price: $680

Early Bird: $547

ONE-WEEK SESSIONS

Email Lisa McLean to get a code for the One-Week price.

Standard price: $490

Early Bird: $397

Media PREP 2 - 4

PREP 2   July 3 - 17

PREP 3   July 17 - 31

PREP 4   July 31 - August 14

DETAILS

Media PREP 2 - 4 provides media support for the fall and spring ambassador needs, as well as chapter and area needs.

Includes:

  • Lodging
  • Meals
  • Coaching in event-coordination, hosting, teamwork, facility care, a biblical view of leadership through service, and peacemaking.
  • Time with ICC's Global Directors.

Shuttle service to Nashville Airport on each Tuesday. See Transportation above.

Check-in/Check-out times listed under Transportation above.

PRICING 

Standard Pricing:  $780

Early Bird: $647

ONE-WEEK SESSIONS

Email Lisa McLean to get a code for the One-Week price.

Standard price: $476

Early Bird: $383

PREP East Asia

Singapore

June 2-11, 2018

Eligibility same as above EXCEPT attendance at only 1 training-event is required.

PREP EA Team members will participate in:

  • Peacemaking Introduction (All who register for PREP shifts of 6 days or longer have a complimentary registration to PM Introduction that should be completed within 6 weeks post a student's PREP experience.

  • Lessons from First Century Christian Leaders, Dr. Teresa Moon

  • Zoom conference with Student Leadership directors

AND….you will participate in activities and experiences with:

  • Team Building

  • Event Coordination and Planning

  • Servant Leadership Studies

  • Peer Mentoring

  • Media Production

  • ICC's Core Values in Action

  • Intergenerational Programming and Planning

  • Stewardship

  • Project Management

  • Leadership through Service

  • Presentation Coaching:

  • Communicate for a Change programme

PRICING

Standard Price:  $365 USD (registration is available until April 27)

Early Bird: $345 USD if registered before April 5

DETAILS

Includes:

  • Lodging and Meals
  • Coaching in event-coordination, hosting, teamwork, facility care, a biblical view of leadership through service, and peacemaking.
  • Time with ICC’s Global Directors, and Area Leadership Team.

Please bring:

Pocket money for ‘store runs’ and personal spending, an MRT card if you have one, light mattress and bedding if you live in Singapore.

TRANSPORTATION

  • PREP Team members flying into Changi Airport may request a ‘meet up’ at the airport. All other PREP Team members should make own travel arrangements to the Shepherd’s home: 40 Bedok Lane, Singapore.

  • Window for PREP Check-in is between 10am and 12:00pm (noon) on Saturday, June 2nd.

  • Arrival flights to Changi should arrive between 9:00am and 11:00am.

  • Check-out for PREP will be from 1:30pm through to 4:00pm on Monday 11 June.

  • Departure flights from Changi should depart no earlier than 3:30pm on Monday 11 June.

  • Must complete this travel form to ensure transportation to and from PREP!

Requirements and Eligibility

Eligibility

  • Age 15 at time of PREP (with preference given to ages 16+)

  • YSG 2 completed.

  • Attended 2 training events* or 1 training event within the last 12 months and PREP+.

  • Once you register for PREP, you will be added to the Student Leadership Pathway Section: RSA/PREP in the ICC Academy where you will find assignments to prepare for your learning practicum at your upcoming event.

  • Request a recommendation, via email, from your Chapter Sponsor, Area Leader, and Area Coordinator.

  • GSLC, GSLMT, and ASLC are not required to request recommendations. 

  • Details are found in the Student Leadership Pathway Section: RSA/PREP in the ICC Academy. As a courtesy, please include THIS LINK for your required recommendation.

  • NOTE: Liability waivers, medical forms, and student leader agreements are valid for a period of one year May-April. If you have already submitted your liability waiver and student agreements for the 2017-18 year there is no need to submit again.

  • ** ICC values the opportunity to mentor students through their YSG progress and ask all students who serve at PREP who are still working through the Guild or are recent Inductees (after June 1, 2016) to bring their most recently completed YSG portfolio with them to PREP.

Donations

  • ICC (and the IRS) consider this a service/training position rather than normal attendee tuition. Please work with your tax advisor to explore a tax deduction.

Transportation

  • All PREP Team members will be offered transportation to and from the Nashville, TN airport (BNA).
  • Those flying in are responsible for their transportation to and from the airport.
  • Window for PREP Check-in is between noon and 5pm.
  • Arrival flights to Nashville should arrive between noon and 5pm.
  • Departure flights from Nashville should depart no earlier than noon.
  • Remember that Nashville is in the Central Time zone.
  • Must complete this travel form to ensure transportation to and from!

PREP+

  • This asynchronous course serves as a substitute for event attendance and purposefully equips a student for the experience of PREP while approximating some of the experience that would have been gained by participation in two prior events. $137 for eligible students. Students may use PREP+ to replace attendance at one event in order to be eligible for PREP at Ignite or Summer Institute.
  • There is NO connection between PREP+ and RSA eligibility.
  • 12 hours independent work over 4 weeks