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Local Government 101 - Now Available On Demand

Did you miss the December 10, 2015 launch of LG101? No worries! Just purchase the stream package and you'll have access to each program one-week after it airs. It's never too late to gain the skills you need to do an outstanding job for your community and make yourself marketable in the increasingly competitive field of local government management.

Local Government 101 on-demand

Special thanks to ICMA-RC, Founding Corporate Sponsor.

Fee: Member = $1,495;
Nonmember = $2,495 (Join ICMA) 

 

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Local Government 101 goes back to the basics – grounding local government professionals in those key skills and practices that are the foundation of becoming an effective local government manager.

  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Service Delivery
  • Budgeting
  • Human Resources

What is Local Government 101?

This interactive online certificate program immerses you in the special challenges that confront the local government manager today. Taught by experienced managers and local government experts, this online certificate program is designed to impart real-life experience, best practices, and sound advice in the areas most important to a manager’s day-to-day role. 

Gain Your Competitive Edge

Local Government 101 is designed to help new and mid-career managers, assistant managers, and even career-changers new to local government, gain the competitive edge in leading their communities and advancing their careers. This five-course, 15-session program provides the basic skills you need to do an outstanding job for your community and make yourself marketable in the increasingly competitive field of local government management. Courses include:

  • Effective Local Government Manager (3 sessions)
  • Human Resources and Staff Effectiveness (3 sessions)
  • Understanding and Creating a Municipal Budget (3 sessions)
  • Managing Local Government Services (3 sessions)
  • Become an Effective Leader (3 sessions)

Program Details

All Local Government 101 on demand courses will be available one week AFTER the live event dates listed below: 

Course One: Effective Local Government Manager (Dec. 10, Jan. 14, Jan. 28)

Course Two: Understanding and Creating a Municipal Budget (Feb. 11, Feb. 25, March 10)

Course Three: Human Resources and Staff Effectiveness (April 14, April 21, April 28)

Course Four: Managing Local Government Services (May 19, June 2, June 16)

Course Five: Become an Effective Leader (July 21, Aug. 4, Aug. 18)

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