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by August 17

The NTCA HR + Benefits Conference is a culmination of everything that human resources, benefits and safety professionals in the rural telecommunications industry need to stay informed. Join your colleagues for this biennial event to help you connect the dots of all things HR. Learn what’s new, share successes and challenges, and take advantage of networking opportunities as you gain insights on generation, legal, leadership and benefits changes that affect the workplace and workforce.   

The conference provides three tracks—HR Fundamentals, Strategic HR and Benefits—to help you streamline your experience and focus on the content you need the most.  

HR Fundamentals 
Focus on the essential topics for early career HR professionals and those looking to brush up on the basics. 

Strategic HR
For the more seasoned HR professional to take a more detailed look at areas where the workplace and workforce are evolving.

Designed to highlight the new My NTCA Benefits portals for members and plan participants, discuss specific plan changes regarding the NTCA benefits program and identify cost containment strategies for retirement plans. 

OSHA Seminar

August 21–22, 2019

Attend a 10-hour session on general industry at the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Compliance Seminar and earn an OSHA Compliance Certificate.  


Continuing Education

NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association is recognized by the Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM) to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit www.shrmcertification.org.

NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association is a recognized provider of recertification credits. HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®) pre-approved this program for 13.25 credits toward aPHR™, aPHRi™, PHR®, PHRca®, SPHR®, GPHR®, PHRi™ and SPHRi™ recertification.

The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HRCI's® criteria for recertification credit pre-approval. 

In addition, this meeting fulfills the Human Resources course (B105) requirement for the NTCA Certificate program.


Things to Do in Myrtle Beach

Break away from business as usual and get inspired in the extraordinary oceanfront Myrtle Beach Marriott Resort & Spa at Grande Dunes, the 60 miles of beautiful beaches, golf courses, shopping and entertainment centers. Spend your free time enjoying local cuisine, fresh seafood, Southern hospitality and unforgettable views. 

Video provided by Visit My Myrtle Beach.


Book Your Hotel

The conference will take place at the Myrtle Beach Marriott Resort & Spa at Grande Dunes .


Thank You to Our Sponsors



  • Refreshment Breaks

  • T-shirts

  • Welcome Reception

  • Shades