2022 Academies

We are pleased to announce Academies 2022 will be in-person training.

Academies are training seminars that primarily focus on a specific public sector discipline. Each program is a multi-day training that presents essential theories and techniques in order to provide pragmatic solutions to solving everyday problems. Academies are designed to expand the abilities of managers, supervisors, and leaders in areas including delegating, motivating, organizing, and working under pressure. Attendees will learn how to apply these skills which will enable them to meet the daily demands of their agency while exhibiting ethical standards among employees and citizens.

  • RISK MANAGEMENT
    January 18–20, 2022
    Provides the essential building blocks to develop, establish, and embed a proactive risk management process within your agency
  • PARKS & RECREATION
    February 8–10, 2022
    Proposes strategies for new programs, writing grants, ADA requirements, staffing, and providing safety for parks and aquatic centers

    REGISTRATION OPENS DECEMBER 2021

  • LEADERSHIP
    March 15–17, 2022
    Discusses the complex and challenging demands on local governments, requiring leaders to be effective and accountable in an era of limited resources

    REGISTRATION OPENS JANUARY 2022

  • HUMAN RESOURCES
    April 19–21, 2022
    Delivers essential training for human resources management and support staff and offers basic theory and practical techniques for everyday problem solving

    REGISTRATION OPENS FEBRUARY 2022

  • GOVERNANCE LEADERSHIP
    May 2–4, 2022
    Offers seasoned elected officials a forum to learn and share insight about effective and ethical leadership

    REGISTRATION OPENS MARCH 2022

  • NEWLY ELECTED OFFICIALS
    Event Dates Coming Soon
    Focuses on how to be a productive member of a governing body & how to manage the limits of local government

    INVITATION ONLY

  • PUBLIC WORKS
    June 21-23, 2022
    Geared toward public works directors, managers, and supervisors, and emphasizes best practices needed to manage public works risk exposures

    REGISTRATION OPENS APRIL 2022

  • MANAGEMENT
    September 20–22, 2022
    Presents participants with unique approaches to help improve the performance, motivation, and commitment of employees

    REGISTRATION OPENS JULY 2022