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10 Part On Demand Webinar Series

15 PD Credits for $1,500 150 PD Credits for $7,200
45 PD Credits for $2,700 300 PD Credits for $11,700
75 PD Credits for $4,200 450 PD Credits for $14,700

 

Set of 10 webinars

  1. Audit Essentials
  2. Developing a Long-Term Tax Strategy
  3. Reporting Essentials: Management and Year End Reporting
  4. Intermunicipal Collaboration Framework
  5. Capital Budgeting 101
  6. Treasury and Risk Management 101
  7. Leadership and Management: Skills Critical for Success
  8. Developer Levies 101
  9. Project Planning and Management
  10. Financial Policy and Development 101

10 Part On Demand Webinar Series

15 PD Credits for $1,500

45 PD Credits for $2,700

75 PD Credits for $4,200

150 PD Credits for $7,200

300 PD Credits for $11,700

450 PD Credits for $14,700

 

Set of 10 webinars

  1. Audit Essentials
  2. Developing a Long-Term Tax Strategy
  3. Reporting Essentials: Management and Year End Reporting
  4. Intermunicipal Collaboration Framework
  5. Capital Budgeting 101
  6. Treasury and Risk Management 101
  7. Leadership and Management: Skills Critical for Success
  8. Developer Levies 101
  9. Project Planning and Management
  10. Financial Policy and Development 101

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Developing a Long-Term Tax Strategy

By Tim Duhamel

Provides a comprehensive overview of municipal taxes and essential knowledge that all financial professionals and executives require.


Read More Duration: 1:36:54

Intermunicipal Collaboration Framework

By Tim Duhamel

Understand ICF’s and the Financial Implications for your Municipality!


Read More Duration: 1:29:21

3 Year Operating Forecast – Day 1

By Tim Duhamel

Build a Tool to meet your municipality’s operating plan forecasting needs!  Basics of forecasting.  Developing the forecast process.


Read More Duration: 1:27:21

3 Year Operating Forecast – Day 2

By Tim Duhamel

Build a Tool to meet your municipality’s operating plan forecasting needs!  Tool basics, tool component review.


Read More Duration: 1:35:53

3 Year Operating Forecast – Day 3

By Tim Duhamel

Build a Tool to meet your municipality’s operating plan forecasting needs!  Tool template review, customizing the template.


Read More Duration: 53:56

Financial Policy Development 101

By Tim Duhamel

Learn the basics of policy development and how to create effective policies that make a difference!


Read More Duration: 1:36:00

Priority Based Budgeting

By Tim Duhamel

Learn PBB from an expert, and how to budget in today’s challenging economic climate!


Read More Duration: 1:35:42

Crisis Leadership

By Tim Duhamel

In times of crisis, financial leadership in municipalities is critical.  This webinar will cover the basics of crisis leadership and crisis messaging, with a special focus on the financial function.


Read More Duration: 1:06:01

Municipal Financial Health

By Tim Duhamel

In today’s complex environment, municipal financial health is increasingly challenged.  This webinar will cover key indicators of municipal financial health with strategies for financial sustainability.


Read More Duration: 1:31:21

Financial Systems – ERP and Reporting

By Tim Duhamel

This webinar will provide a comprehensive review of ERPs in the municipal financial world.  Learn key strategies for the implementation and maintenance of an ERP system!


Read More Duration: 1:37:52

Bloom Municipal Scan

By Tim Duhamel

This webinar will cover Bloom’s custom municipal SWOT methodology and provide you with a systematic way to understand the many challenges and opportunities your municipality faces!


Read More Duration: 1:36:40

Council Meeting Basics

By Tim Duhamel

Council meeting rules are complex and can be intimidating to newly elected officials and administrators presenting to council. Learn the basics of Robert’s Rules, governance, and writing an effective report for council.


Read More Duration: 1:30:21

Municipal Utility Rates and Franchise Fees

By Tim Duhamel, Ryan Musch

Non-tax supported revenues are important funding sources for municipalities.  This webinar will cover the basics of utility regulations, as well as the franchise fee methodology.


Read More Duration: 1:48:14

Municipal Reserves 101

By Tim Duhamel

Municipal reserve funds serve many purposes. This webinar covers what reserves are critical to long-term financial sustainability and how to develop a long term reserve strategy for your municipality!


Read More Duration: 1:30:12

Be a Better Manager

By Tim Duhamel

Management skill is an important attribute for individual and organizational success. This webinar will provide a framework for developing individual management skills to make you a better manager.


Read More Duration: 1:30:59

Building a Better Budget Document

By Tim Duhamel

Transparent communication is the goal of a quality budget document.  Learn how to transform financial information into a meaningful narrative for council and the public!


Read More Duration: 1:35:38

Service Inventory and Overhead Allocation

By Tim Duhamel

Understanding value for taxes requires communicating the services a municipality delivers.  Learn how to develop a service inventory and allocate support services for accurate costing.


Read More Duration: 1:38:44

Plan your Professional Development to Enhance your Career

By Tim Duhamel

Learn how to plan your professional development to fuel your career success and support organizational goals!


Read More Duration: 1:02:33

Asset Management for the Financial Professional

By Tim Duhamel, Mauricio Reyes

An introductory course with a fundamental understanding of asset management. Learn the finance role in asset management and how to integrate it into the budget process!


Read More Duration: 1:35:21

Municipal Basics

By Tim Duhamel

Provides an overview of municipalities from top to bottom, with a special emphasis on key processes and today’s complex financial challenges.


Read More Duration: 1:37:21

Funding/Financing Capital Budgets

By Tim Duhamel

Learn how to develop a funding strategy for your capital budget and long term capital plan!


Read More Duration: 1:39:27

Capital Budgeting 101

By Tim Duhamel

Learn the requirements for high quality capital budgeting and planning!


Read More Duration: 1:49:23

Leadership – Emotional Intelligence

By Tim Duhamel, Hailey Pinksen

Learn how emotional intelligence improves leadership.

 


Read More Duration: 1:33:43

Treasury and Risk Management 101

By Tim Duhamel

Learn how to manage money efficiently and effectively, as well as how to manage ongoing risks in an organization.


Read More Duration: 1:29:38

Financial Analysis – Municipal Focus

By Tim Duhamel

Learn how financial analysis plays a key component in financial sustainability.


Read More Duration: 1:41:27

Leadership and Management: Skills Critical for Success

By Tim Duhamel

Partly based on the popular “Leadership Challenge”, this webinar is about mobilizing others to get extraordinary things done.


Read More Duration: 1:35:26

Municipal Management

By Tim Duhamel

Learn basic municipal management reporting needs, and how to use reporting during the year to support operational success!


Read More Duration: 1:38:09

Project Planning and Change Management

By Tim Duhamel, Jessica Szewczuk

Learn basic foundational project and change management skills to power your career in the complex and ever-changing municipal environment!


Read More Duration: 1:28:01

Management Reporting

By Tim Duhamel

Learn basic municipal management reporting needs, and how to use reporting during the year to support operational success!


Read More Duration: 1:33:48

Reporting Essentials: Chart of Accounts / Municipal Structure

By Tim Duhamel

Learn how to drive your financial information needs with a well organized and highly effective chart of accounts!


Read More Duration: 1:32:57

Developing a Long-Term Financial Plan

By Tim Duhamel

Learn the benefits, components and methodology of a long-term financial plan for financial sustainability!


Read More Duration: 1:34:36

Municipal Contracts

By Tim Duhamel

Learn the fundamentals of contract best practices and the financial officer’s role in contract development.


Read More Duration: 1:27:16

Financial Statement Disclosures

By Tim Duhamel

Financial statement disclosure provides information about a municipality’s financial operations.  Learn how they are a key component of transparency in the municipal environment!


Read More Duration: 1:33:31

Procurement – The Basics of Procurement

By Tim Duhamel

Learn best practices for municipal procurement, and about procurement policy and the role it plays in fraud prevention.


Read More Duration: 1:28:43

Municipal Strategic Planning

By Tim Duhamel

Provides an understanding of how the strategic plan is linked through all municipal processes, resulting in how we do our daily work.


Read More Duration: 1:36:15

Municipal Salary and Benefit Budgeting

By Tim Duhamel, Ryan Musch

Learn the fundamentals of accurate salary and benefit budgeting and how to utilize strategies to solve budget shortfalls!


Read More Duration: 1:34:38

Performance Measures

By Tim Duhamel

Measuring performance is a key enabler of performance improvement. This webinar provides a comprehensive review of performance measurement in the municipal environment!


Read More Duration: 1:34:33

Municipal Assessment

By Tim Duhamel

Learn the fundamentals of the assessment process, municipal assessment best practices and how to approach assessment disputes!


Read More Duration: 1:36:46

Ethics Essentials in the Municipal Sector – Day 1

By Tim Duhamel

A 2-part ethics webinar series that provides a comprehensive review and understanding of ethics in the municipal world.


Read More Duration: 2:07:28

Ethics Essentials in the Municipal Sector – Day 2

By Tim Duhamel

A 2-part ethics webinar series that provides a comprehensive review and understanding of ethics in the municipal world.


Read More Duration: 2:02:14

Development Charges and Levies

By Tim Duhamel

Municipal land development essentials.  Learn the fundamentals for land development and development levy charges in Municipalities!


Read More Duration: 1:32:34

Funding Strategies for Large Scale Projects

By Tim Duhamel

Covers funding methodologies for large scale projects including cash flow financing, intermunicipal cost sharing, debt financing, grant usage and reserve planning.


Read More Duration: 1:20:46

Understanding Municipal Economics

By Tim Duhamel

Municipalities are highly impacted by economic shifts.  Learn how the economy affects your municipality and how you can prepare for economic opportunities and challenges.


Read More Duration: 1:37:03

Building an Operating and Capital Budget Process

By Tim Duhamel

Building an efficient and effective operating and capital budget process can make all the difference in a municipality’s overall sustainability.


Read More Duration: 1:37:03

Utility Rates – Modelling and Budget Presentations

By Tim Duhamel

This webinar will cover advanced theory related to utility rate modeling, providing the viewer with the knowledge required to build an accurate utility rate model for a municipality.


Read More Duration: 1:34:50

Public Engagement for Municipal Budgeting Excellence

By Tim Duhamel

Integrating public engagement into the municipal budget process enhances transparency and enables public buy in to budgetary decisions.


Read More Duration: 1:35:03

Capital Budgeting Process and Decision Making

By Tim Duhamel

This webinar focuses on providing a process and effective decision making framework for the capital budgeting process.


Read More Duration: 1:30:28

Fiscal First Aid – Budgeting to the Rescue

By Tim Duhamel

This webinar delivers a number of budgetary and financial management strategies that can be utilized by any municipality wading through financial challenges.


Read More Duration: 1:30:12

Presenting Budgets to Council and the Public

By Tim Duhamel

Effective communication is an important consideration in the municipal budgeting process.  Learn proven strategies for presenting budgets successfully to both council and the public.


Read More Duration: 1:23:00

Building a Code of Ethics Policy

By Tim Duhamel

Organizational culture is positively supported with good ethical behaviors.  Learn how to create a code of ethics policy specific to municipal government.

 


Read More Duration: 1:07:17

Effective Report Writing

By Tim Duhamel

This course covers best practices for writing reports that support information sharing and decision-making at the executive and council levels.  This will also cover essential skills for making presentations to council.


Read More Duration: 1:33:15

Management Reporting Essentials

By Tim Duhamel

Learn how to analyze the budget against actual results to support decision making throughout the year.  Improve services through good management and avoid unnecessary deficits.


Read More Duration: 1:27:54

Strategic Budgeting

By Tim Duhamel

Learn how to marry the strategic plan and budgeting process to achieve strategic outcomes and service delivery improvements, improving the relationship with council and the public as strategic goals become realities.


Read More Duration: 1:23:12

Operational Efficiency Reviews

By Tim Duhamel

Learn the basic concepts behind municipal organizational effectiveness.  Learn best practices in municipal structure and staffing.

 


Read More Duration: 1:12:31

Financial Report Fundamentals

By Tim Duhamel

Learn how to review the budget reports, audited financial statements, reserve continuities, debt position, etc.  Learn how the municipal annual cash flow impacts financial reports.


Read More Duration: 1:32:12

Reserve Policy Essentials

By Tim Duhamel

This course will deliver everything required to provide your municipality with an effective reserve policy.  Included are the essentials for determining optimal reserve balances.


Read More Duration: 1:44:24

Quarterly Reporting Essentials

By Tim Duhamel

Transparency requires regular financial reporting to council and the public.  Learn how to develop an effective quarterly report for council review.

 


Read More Duration: 1:32:13

Conflict Resolution and Organizational Culture

By Tim Duhamel

Conflict is prevalent in any organization and overcoming conflict is essential to positive organizational culture.  This course covers essential skills and strategies to support conflict resolution.


Read More Duration: 1:34:25

Corporate Plan Development

By Tim Duhamel

A corporate plan is critical for strategic planning to be effective and is an essential component of the budget process.  Learn how to incorporate corporate planning to improve your budget process.


Read More Duration: 1:18:11

Cost Sharing for Inter-Municipal Projects

By Tim Duhamel

Learn how to structure an interminable cost share framework and the steps required to reach a cost share agreement for projects that could be considered regional in nature.


Read More Duration: 1:27:17

Ethics Essentials in the Municipal Sector (2023) – Day 1

By Tim Duhamel

A 2-part ethics webinar series that provides a comprehensive review and understanding of ethics in the municipal world.


Read More Duration: 2:00:14

Ethics Essentials in the Municipal Sector (2023) – Day 2

By Tim Duhamel

A 2-part ethics webinar series that provides a comprehensive review and understanding of ethics in the municipal world.


Read More Duration: 2:09:38

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