PTC-SC holds semi-monthly programs which serve as a forum for the discussion of current issues in personnel and testing, as well as avenues of professional development. Guest speakers are invited to discuss specific topics relevant to the field of personnel selection and training. The programs are held at various Southern California locations and are generally combined with a luncheon.



TIME: 11:00 AM – 1:45 PM

LACOE – Office of the Personnel Commission
9300 Imperial Highway – EC Annex Building
Downey, CA 90242

SPEAKERS: Joshua Brandt and Jeremiah McFarland, County of Los Angeles

TOPIC: “Practical Approaches to Validating Assessments”

LUNCH: Sandwich options will be provided to those who R.S.V.P., however, feel free to bring in your own lunch!

Registration:   11:00 am – 11:30 am
Lunch:               11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Discussion:       12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Networking:     1:15 pm – 1:45 pm

COST: (we accept checks, cash, and cards):
– FREE Student*
– FREE Member
– $30.00 Non-Member
*Student pricing is reserved for full-time students in the field of Personnel, not yet employed full-time.

Luncheons contact info:
Khrynston Samreth:

For Non-Members: Pay attendance fee in advance (PayPal account NOT required):

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If you would like to save time at check-in, consider the option of paying in advance through PayPal. Request an invoice at prior to Monday before the luncheon. We look forward to seeing you all there!

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