Programs

Each of us has our individual work style which impacts the way that we work with others. As we do work in teams and committees, these work styles can greatly contribute to team success - or to team failure. In this session, you will determine your individual work style, how to work best within your style, and how to best equip others to work with you.


November 5, 2019 to January 1, 2022, Online session available to start anytime!
An overview on writing resolutions and ordinances, drafting minutes, and preparing meeting agendas. This 1 hour webinar is approved for 1/2 CMC Educational credit. Upon completion a Certificate of Attendance will be emailed to the address used during registration.


November 5, 2019 to January 1, 2022, Online session available to start anytime!
Information on how the CDBG program empowers local communities to make decisions on how best to address their own needs. How communities can use these funds for critical and unmet community needs including those for housing rehabiliation, public facilities, infrastructure, job creation, and public service. This 1 hour webinar is approved for 1/2 CMC Educational credit or 1/2 MMC Educational credit. Upon completion a Certificate of Attendance will be emailed to the address used during registration.


November 5, 2019 to January 1, 2022, Online session available to start anytime!
Conducting public meetings can be risky. City governing bodies rule on controversial and highly-charged issues that sometimes bring out the worst behavior. But city business must continue, regardless of disruptions. And members of the public generally have a right to attend, observe - and sometimes participate in - how municipal business is done. This session will discuss how to recognize when behavior becomes disruptive, how to manage the disruption, and how to keep business flowing smoothly.


September 1, 2020 to January 1, 2023, Online session available to start anytime!
This is an opportunity for exhibitors and sponsors to meet with key individuals from municipalities.


December 2-4, 2020, Westin Hotel & Resort Huntsville
December 1-3, 2021
Fixed Asset Management is an accounting course where best practices in municipal accounting is reviewed, which include requirements for managing municipal capital assets, depreciable asset, consumed assets, and fixed assets. This 1 hour webinar is approved for 1/2 CMC Educational credit or 1/2 MMC Education credit.


November 5, 2019 to January 1, 2022, Online session available to start anytime!
This presentation will provide information on how to value what they should be receiving for use of the Right of Way (ROW) from cable, television, gas, and electrical providers. This 1 hour webinar is approved for 1/2 CMC Educational credit.


November 5, 2019 to January 1, 2022, Online session available to start anytime!
Most municipalities in Alabama have created some sort of board, be it a library or park board or a utility board of some sort. There are many types of boards under Alabama Law. This presentation will help municipal clerks understand the legal do's and don'ts when helping to create boards and working with these various boards.


November 5, 2019 to January 1, 2022, Online session available to start anytime!
The annual conference provides city clerks and administrators with an overview of important issues and concerns facing them professionally. MunicipalGovernment and management authorities will present timely information on these as well as other professional development topics.


December 2-4, 2020, Westin Hotel & Resort Huntsville
December 2-4, 2020, Online using Zoom
December 1-3, 2021
The Municipal Government Trainings are for individals looking to increase proficiency, professionalism, and knowledge. Municipal clerks, assistant clerks, city managers, administrators, administrative assistants, city treasurers, finance officers, and purchasing agents are welcome to attend.


August 4-6, 2021, Bryant Conference Center
These Municipal Government Trainings are for individals looking to increase proficiency, professionalism, and knowledge. Municipal clerks, assistant clerks, city managers, administrators, administrative assistants, city treasurers, finance officers and purchasing agents are welcome to attend.


February 24-26, 2021, EMBASS SUITES- Montgomery
This presentation will include an overview of budgeting, differences between accounting and budgeting, the budgetary cycle, and fund accounting concepts. This program is approved for 1 CMC Education or 1 MMC Advanced Education point through the IIMC. Upon completion a Certificate of Attendance will be emailed to theaddress used during registration.


November 5, 2019 to January 1, 2022, Online session available to start anytime!
: Records Management 101: Have you ever wanted HOW and WHY to get started managing your organization's records? How about seeing the "do's and don'ts" in automating the basic functions surrounding records. This 1 hour webinar is approved for 1/2 CMC Educational credit. Upon completion a Certificate of Attendance will be emailed to the address used during registration.


November 5, 2019 to January 1, 2022, Online session available to start anytime!
With a population hovering around 6,000 and a general revenue budget at $6.2million, I will give a presentation on my best practices for formulating a budget and what to look for with personnel items, chart of account definitions, appropriations and our format for operating a zero based budget every year. This 2 hour webinar is approved for 1 CMC Educational credit. Upon completion a Certificate of Attendance will be emailed to the address used during registration.


November 5, 2019 to January 1, 2022, Online session available to start anytime!
If your city is like most other municipalities, you run lean on personnel. As the City Clerk, you may find yourself responsible for HR and employee benefits administration in addition to your normal City Clerk duties. Learn about the very basics of HR and employee benefits administration and what resources are available that can help you and your city stay in compliance with the myriad of HR rules, regulations, and laws.


November 5, 2019 to January 1, 2022, Online session available to start anytime!
The certification program was established through UNA's Alabama Planning Institute. Six classes are designed to educate municipal staff and board members with essential skills and knowledge needed to be effective in your position. We will discuss how becoming certified will benefit you and your community and some of the issues a municipal clerk deals with.


November 5, 2019 to January 1, 2022, Online session available to start anytime!