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10 Part Webinar Series for 2020

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

 

Choose any 10 webinars

  1. Municipal Basics – January 29, 2020
  2. Priority Based Budgeting – February 12, 2020
  3. Development/Offsite Levies Accounting – February 26, 2020
  4. Municipal Strategic Planning – March 11, 2020
  5. Municipal Financial Department Basics – March 25, 2020
  6. Developing a Long Term Financial Plan – April 8, 2020
  7. Performance Measures – April 22, 2020
  8. Annual Report – May 13, 2020
  9. Financial Statement Disclosures – May 27, 2020
  10. Municipal Financial Health – June 24, 2020
  11. Accounting for Capital Assets – July 8, 2020
  12. Financial Systems – ERP and Reporting – July 22, 2020
  13. Improving Financial Reporting Processes – August 12, 2020
  14. Bloom Municipal Scan – September 9, 2020
  15. Council Meeting Basics – September 23, 2020
  16. Municipal Utility Rates and Franchise Fees – October 7, 2020
  17. Municipal Reserves 101 – October 21, 2020
  18. Be a Better Manager – November 4, 2020
  19. Building a Better Budget Document – November 18, 2020
  20. Service Inventory and Overhead Allocation – December 2, 2020

10 Part Webinar Series for 2020

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

 

Choose any 10 webinars

  1. Municipal Basics – January 29, 2020
  2. Priority Based Budgeting – February 12, 2020
  3. Development/Offsite Levies Accounting – February 26, 2020
  4. Municipal Strategic Planning – March 11, 2020
  5. Municipal Financial Department Basics – March 25, 2020
  6. Developing a Long Term Financial Plan – April 8, 2020
  7. Performance Measures – April 22, 2020
  8. Annual Report – May 13, 2020
  9. Financial Statement Disclosures – May 27, 2020
  10. Municipal Financial Health – June 24, 2020
  11. Accounting for Capital Assets – July 8, 2020
  12. Financial Systems – ERP and Reporting – July 22, 2020
  13. Improving Financial Reporting Processes – August 12, 2020
  14. Bloom Municipal Scan – September 9, 2020
  15. Council Meeting Basics – September 23, 2020
  16. Municipal Utility Rates and Franchise Fees – October 7, 2020
  17. Municipal Reserves 101 – October 21, 2020
  18. Be a Better Manager – November 4, 2020
  19. Building a Better Budget Document – November 18, 2020
  20. Service Inventory and Overhead Allocation – December 2, 2020

Register Today!

20 Part Webinar Series for 2020

30 PD Credits for $2,750 300 PD Credits for $14,400
90 PD Credits for $5,400 600 PD Credits for $23,400
150 PD Credits for $8,400 900 PD Credits for $29,400

 

Receive all 20 webinars

  1. Municipal Basics – January 29, 2020
  2. Priority Based Budgeting – February 12, 2020
  3. Development/Offsite Levies Accounting – February 26, 2020
  4. Municipal Strategic Planning – March 11, 2020
  5. Municipal Financial Department Basics – March 25, 2020
  6. Developing a Long Term Financial Plan – April 8, 2020
  7. Performance Measures – April 22, 2020
  8. Annual Report – May 13, 2020
  9. Financial Statement Disclosures – May 27, 2020
  10. Municipal Financial Health – June 24, 2020
  11. Accounting for Capital Assets – July 8, 2020
  12. Financial Systems – ERP and Reporting – July 22, 2020
  13. Improving Financial Reporting Processes – August 12, 2020
  14. Bloom Municipal Scan – September 9, 2020
  15. Council Meeting Basics – September 23, 2020
  16. Municipal Utility Rates and Franchise Fees – October 7, 2020
  17. Municipal Reserves 101 – October 21, 2020
  18. Be a Better Manager – November 4, 2020
  19. Building a Better Budget Document – November 18, 2020
  20. Service Inventory and Overhead Allocation – December 2, 2020

20 Part Webinar Series for 2020

30 PD Credits for $2,750

90 PD Credits for $5,400

150 PD Credits for $8,400

300 PD Credits for $14,400

600 PD Credits for $23,400

900 PD Credits for $29,400

 

Receive all 20 webinars

  1. Municipal Basics – January 29, 2020
  2. Priority Based Budgeting – February 12, 2020
  3. Development/Offsite Levies Accounting – February 26, 2020
  4. Municipal Strategic Planning – March 11, 2020
  5. Municipal Financial Department Basics – March 25, 2020
  6. Developing a Long Term Financial Plan – April 8, 2020
  7. Performance Measures – April 22, 2020
  8. Annual Report – May 13, 2020
  9. Financial Statement Disclosures – May 27, 2020
  10. Municipal Financial Health – June 24, 2020
  11. Accounting for Capital Assets – July 8, 2020
  12. Financial Systems – ERP and Reporting – July 22, 2020
  13. Improving Financial Reporting Processes – August 12, 2020
  14. Bloom Municipal Scan – September 9, 2020
  15. Council Meeting Basics – September 23, 2020
  16. Municipal Utility Rates and Franchise Fees – October 7, 2020
  17. Municipal Reserves 101 – October 21, 2020
  18. Be a Better Manager – November 4, 2020
  19. Building a Better Budget Document – November 18, 2020
  20. Service Inventory and Overhead Allocation – December 2, 2020

Register Today!

Training 2 (3)

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 November 3, 2021

Municipal Assessment

By Tim Duhamel

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

 


Read More November 17, 2021

Elected Official Webinars Individual Webinars $150

Intermunicipal Relationships/Agreements

By Tim Duhamel, Wayne Rothe

This webinar will cover the basics of managing intermunicipal relationships, with numerous examples of positive community achievements resulting from cooperation between municipalities.


Read More October 7, 2021

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Now Available On Demand!

Municipal Policy for Elected Officials

By Tim Duhamel, Wayne Rothe

This webinar provides a comprehensive view of policy from the elected official perspective with an emphasis on how governance drives good policy.


Read More March 25, 2021

Public Engagement Essentials

By Tim Duhamel, Wayne Rothe

As a representative of the public, an elected official’s role is reliant on effectively engaging the public.  Learn essential knowledge related to high-quality public engagement methodologies and best practices.


Read More April 22, 2021

Delivering Leadership as an Elected Official

By Tim Duhamel, Wayne Rothe

Leadership is everyone’s business!  Based on the popular “Leadership Challenge”, this webinar covers the essential leadership practices critical for the success of elected officials.


Read More May 20, 2021

Political Challenge Essentials for Elected Officials

By Tim Duhamel, Wayne Rothe

Learn the basics of the rules of governance and democracy.  Provides a strong understanding of the democratic process and ways to maneuver political challenges within municipalities!


Read More July 15, 2021

Land Development Essentials for Elected Officials

By Tim Duhamel, Wayne Rothe

A municipality’s success is heavily dependent on land use strategies.  Learn the basic knowledge required to understand municipal land use issues, challenges, and opportunities.


Read More June 17, 2021

Municipal Finance 101 for Elected Officials

By Tim Duhamel, Wayne Rothe

This webinar covers the fundamentals of municipal finance management, and key financial processes the elected official must have extensive knowledge on in order to make policy decisions.


Read More August 12, 2021

CAO/Administration-Council – Essentials for Success

By Tim Duhamel, Wayne Rothe

This webinar will focus on ensuring a harmonious CAO/Administration-Council relationship, with best practices, suggestions and tips provided to enable Council’s vision for the community!


Read More September 9, 2021

Ethics Essentials – 2 Part Series Members $100 ($150 Discount)

Ethics Essentials in the Municipal Sector

November 29 & 30, 2021

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM MST

✓ New and Improved!
✓ Two-Part Series – $100 for members ($150 discount!)
✓ *4 Verifiable PD Credits (Meets Mandatory CPA Requirement)
✓ Webinars/workshops are recorded and available for 24/7 viewing

✓ New and Improved!
✓ Two-Part Series – $100 for members ($150 discount!)
✓ *4 Verifiable PD Credits (Meets Mandatory CPA Requirement)
✓ Webinars are recorded and available for 24/7 viewing
Ethics 6

Leadership and Management Series Individual Series $350

Leadership Series 3 Organizational / Management Excellence

Management Excellence

By Tim Duhamel

Management is both a science and an art. The ability to manage effectively is equally important to strong leadership in an organization. Managing teams and individuals to…


Read More August 18, 2021

Human Resource Leadership

By Tim Duhamel

Ultimately leadership is about influencing people (human resources) positively to achieve desired results. Leaders need to understand the basics of human resources from a…


Read More August 18, 2021

Diversity and Inclusion Leadership

By Tim Duhamel

The basic purpose of municipalities is to provide public good and set a positive example. Having a thorough understanding of the importance of diversity and inclusion…


Read More August 18, 2021

Leadership Series 4 Leadership Pillars

Communicating Leadership

By Tim Duhamel

A fundamental skill for all successful leaders is great communication. Written, verbal, nonverbal, and listening skills all contribute to influential leadership success…

 


Read More December 15, 2021

Crisis Leadership

By Tim Duhamel

Crisis is nothing new for municipalities. Fires, floods, financial challenges – the list goes on and on. Being able to recognize key challenges quickly and lead effectively…

 


Read More December 15, 2021

Leadership and Emotional Intelligence

By Tim Duhamel

Studies have proven that having a high level of emotional intelligence significantly enhances a leader’s success. Self awareness, control, empathy, and social skills are critical…

 


Read More December 15, 2021

Health and Wellness Webinars Individual Webinars $50

Social Inclusion and Team Building for a Happy Workplace

By Tim Duhamel

Humans are social creatures by nature. We thrive in social situations where we feel included, welcome, and supported by others. Generating a culture of social inclusion and prioritizing team…


Read More August 26, 2021

Developing a Health and Wellness Program

By Tim Duhamel

Health and wellness of employees and staff in any workplace is important, especially within a municipality where staff are representatives of the public interest and are tasked with making…


Read More April 8, 2021

Meditation

By Tim Duhamel

Meditation has been used for stress relief and mental clarity for centuries, only recently becoming more widely adopted in Western culture.  Introducing meditation into workplace culture may provide relief from stress and the…


Read More May 6, 2021

Stress Relief Strategies

By Tim Duhamel

The complex dynamics of the municipal world can often create stress for staff and elected officials; tight deadlines, unrealistic resident expectations and external pressures, budgetary restrictions, and so on.  This session…


Read More June 24, 2021

Exercise and Eating for a Healthy Workplace

By Tim Duhamel

Beyond mental and emotional wellness, physical health and wellness is important for municipal staff as well. Municipal office environments can especially derail any physical health…


Read More July 29, 2021

Municipal Basics for Elected Officials

By Tim Duhamel, Wayne Rothe

Legislation, taxation principles, budgets, infrastructure, and much more!  A top to bottom review of municipal government processes with a special focus on the needs of elected officials.


Read More January 28, 2021

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 January 13, 2021

Leadership – Emotional Intelligence

By Tim Duhamel

Learn how emotional intelligence improves leadership.

 

 


Read More March 10, 2021

Municipal Management

By Tim Duhamel

Learn the fundamentals of good management, and good management practices in support of team, project, and organizational goals!

 


Read More May 5, 2021

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 July 14, 2021

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 October 6, 2021

Strategic Planning as a Council and Elected Official

By Tim Duhamel, Wayne Rothe

Learn the basics of effective strategic planning and how a strategic plan can further council’s community vision. This webinar guides elected officials through the entire strategic planning process!


Read More February 25, 2021

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 January 27, 2021

Treasury and Risk Management

By Tim Duhamel

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


Read More March 24, 2021

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 May 19, 2021

Municipal Contracts

By Tim Duhamel

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

 

 


Read More August 25, 2021

Municipal Salary and Benefit Budgeting

By Tim Duhamel

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


Read More October 20, 2021

Municipal Policy for Elected Officials

By Tim Duhamel, Wayne Rothe

This webinar provides a comprehensive view of policy from the elected official perspective with an emphasis on how governance drives good policy.


Read More March 25, 2021

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 February 10, 2021

Financial Analysis – Municipal Focus

By Tim Duhamel

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

 

 


Read More April 7, 2021

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 June 2, 2021

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 September 8, 2021

Public Engagement Essentials

By Tim Duhamel, Wayne Rothe

As a representative of the public, an elected official’s role is reliant on effectively engaging the public. Learn essential knowledge related to high-quality public engagement methodologies and best practices.


Read More April 22, 2021

Capital Budgeting 101

By Tim Duhamel

Learn the requirements for high quality capital budgeting and planning!

 

 

 


Read More February 24, 2021

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 April 21, 2021

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 June 16, 2021

Procurement – The Basics of Procurement

By Tim Duhamel

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

 


Read More September 27, 2021

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