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Municipal Training

Municipal Training

CCM Municipal Training Workshops

CCM provides no-cost training for member municipalities' staff members, elected, and appointed officials. Training programs help you stay well-versed in the innovations, issues, and requirements affecting job performance and service to local residents and businesses. CCM’s Municipal Training program provides practical information at the cutting edge of municipal management and intergovernmental relations.  

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Municipal Training Workshops back to top

Below is a listing of workshops that have been scheduled.  To see info for past workshops please click here.

 

Municipal Training Workshops
Datesort descending Topics
06/02/20 WEBINAR: PURA 101
06/04/20 WEBINAR: Incentivizing Low Impact Development in Connecticut Communities
06/09/20 WEBINAR: Opening Municipal Park & Recreation Summer Programs & Facilities and Planning for the Return to Play
06/11/20 WEBINAR: SMART Way to Reduce Trash – While Saving Money and the Environment
06/17/20 WEBINAR: Current State of Post-Retirement Health Benefits & What the Future Will Bring
06/18/20 WEBINAR: Municipal Drone Programs: FAA Legal Requirements and How to Protect the Public, Your Program, & Your Personnel
06/24/20 WEBINAR: More Than Maps: Use ArcGIS Online to Save Money
06/25/20 WEBINAR: Records Retention & Management
06/30/20 WEBINAR: PURA Series Part 2: 5G and Small Cell Siting
07/01/20 WEBINAR: The Nuts and Bolts of Being a Supervisor
07/09/20 WEBINAR: The Search Is On: Finding and Engaging the "Hidden" Businesses and Employees in your Community
07/28/20 WEBINAR: Police Accountability Legislation
08/11/20 RESCHEDULED: Time Management 101: Improving Your Efficiency and Effectiveness
08/18/20 WEBINAR: Time Management 101: Improving Your Efficiency and Effectiveness
08/19/20 WEBINAR: Drug & Alcohol Testing Regulations for Supervisors
08/27/20 WEBINAR: Background Checks and Best Hiring Practices for Municipalities
09/09/20 WEBINAR: Municipal EV Readiness Toolkit
09/10/20 Waste Management Series Part 1: Trash 101 - What Waste Problem?
09/15/20 WEBINAR: Encouraging Smart Commuting During COVID and Beyond
09/17/20 WEBINAR: Measuring Disparities in Cost and Spending across Connecticut School Districts
09/24/20 Waste Management Series Part 2: Recycling in Connecticut - A Municipal Perspective
10/01/20 WEBINAR: COVID-19 Check-in: Do My Businesses Have What They Need For The Months Ahead?
10/06/20 CCEH Annual Training Institute - Municipal Workshop
10/15/20 Waste Management Series Part 3: The Burden of Collection and Disposal
10/20/20 WEBINAR: A Practical Guide to the Municipal Employee Relations Act (MERA)
10/22/20 WEBINAR: Cyber Security Awareness: What All Municipal Employees Should Know
10/27/20 WEBINAR: Public Finance in the Time of COVID-19: A Conversation with Treasurer Wooden
11/05/20 Waste Management Series Part 4: Is Source Separation A Solution or Mistake?
11/10/20 WEBINAR: Ability to Pay and Strategic Contract Negotiations
11/12/20 WEBINAR: How to Run Legal and Effective Public Meetings
11/17/20 WEBINAR: How to Do a Walk Audit
11/18/20 WEBINAR: Communicating Through a Crisis: Lessons Learned From COVID-19
11/19/20 Waste Management Series Part 5: Financial Implications
12/09/20 WEBINAR: Considering TIF? Lessons From Early Adopters
12/10/20 Waste Management Series Part 6: Legislation Surrounding Solid Waste and Recycling
12/15/20 WEBINAR: Ethics, Accountability and Conflicts of Interest
12/17/20 WEBINAR: Understanding CT Paid Leave

Other Municipal Events back to top

Contact us to post your upcoming municipal events.

Other Municipal Events
Datesort descending Topics
03/20/20 CEDAS & CCM Webinar: Update for Economic Developers
04/02/20 Webinar: Small-Scale Manufacturing & Main Street: The Secret Sauce
04/08/20 April 2020 IForum: Housing Policy and Segregation A Conversation with Jacqueline Rabe Thomas
04/20/20 Webinar: COVID-19: Impacts to CT's Economy & Municipal Finances
07/14/20 TELE-TOWNHALL | Taking Care of Your Community: Addressing Collective Trauma in Times of Crisis
07/15/20 WEBINAR | Contact Tracing and Testing: City-County-Corporate Collaborations
07/16/20 WEBINAR | Cities at a Crossroad: Charting a New Economic Course During COVID
07/29/20 Webinar: Supreme Court Review Webinar for States and Local Governments
09/03/20 WEBINAR: Economic Opportunity: Stimulus Payment Outreach
09/03/20 WEBINAR: Extraordinary Year, Extraordinary Challenges: Adequately Supplying your City with PPE
09/03/20 WEBINAR: Tools to Assess and Support Local Housing Needs Through Landlord Engagement
09/17/20 WEBINAR: Our Fight to Economic Recovery – Starting with Job, Health Care, Education & Connectivity
09/29/20 NLC First Tier Suburbs Council Small Business Economic Resiliency Conference
10/15/20 Webinar: Highlighting Municipal Childcare Programs to Support School Families
10/21/20 ACCO Special Training for Elected/Appointed Officials & City/County Managers in Southern New England
10/28/20 ACCO Special Training for Elected/Appointed Officials & City/County Managers in Southern New England
11/04/20 WEBINAR: Racial Wealth Divide
11/18/20 ACCO Special Training for Elected/Appointed Officials & City/County Managers in Southern New England
12/02/20 ACCO Special Training for Elected/Appointed Officials & City/County Managers in Southern New England

Handouts, Templates, & Recordings back to top

Handouts, Templates, & Recordings
Datesort descending Topics
03/22/16 Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Recording
04/05/17 Annotated Template Request for Proposals
04/07/17 CCM & CRCOG Partnership Series: Municipal Best Practices and Limiting Legal Exposure (Recording and Handouts)
05/23/17 5.23.17 - Tax Incentives for Economic Growth - Presentation Slides
05/24/17 Big-Box Store Economic Impact Study
06/08/17 Grant Writing (Workshop Recording)
06/09/17 CCM & CRCOG Partnership Series: Getting the Most out of Your Municipal Staff (Recording and Handouts)
10/20/17 CCM & CRCOG Partnership Series: Municipal Personnel File Management and Documenting Employee Leaves (Recording, Handouts, and Q&A)
02/08/18 How to Run Legal and Effective Public Meetings (Workshop Recording)
06/27/18 CCM & CRCOG Partnership Series: Advanced Employment Law (Workshop Recording)
07/18/18 WEBINAR - Janus v. AFSCME Council 31 Supreme Court Decision
08/29/18 Freedom of Information Act (FOIA): For Municipal Personnel, Board, Commission, and Committee Members (Workshop Recording)
11/08/18 CCM & CRCOG Partnership Series: Municipal Wage and Hour Law (Workshop Recording)
02/27/19 FOIA For Boards, Commissions, and Municipal Personnel
05/23/19 Choose Your Own Community Engagement Adventure (Webinar)
02/21/20 Webinar Recording: The 2020 Census - What You Need to Know
02/21/20 Webinar Presentation: The 2020 Census - What You Need to Know
02/27/20 Webinar Recording: The 2020 Census - What You Need to Know
03/26/20 Webinar Recording: Grant Writing - Beyond the Basics
04/23/20 Webinar Recording: PFAS Series Part 1: What is PFAS and Connecticut's Response?
04/23/20 Webinar Presentation: PFAS Series Part 1: What is PFAS and Connecticut's Response?
04/23/20 CT Interagency PFAS Task Force Action Plan 110119
04/23/20 Advisory Information for Aqueous Film Forming Foam (AFFF) Containing PFAS June 2019
04/23/20 PFAS Action Plan Appendix 11-01-2019
04/30/20 Webinar Recording: PFAS Series Part 2: How Does PFAS Get Into the Environment? How is it Regulated and Treated?
04/30/20 Webinar Presentation: PFAS Series Part 2: How Does PFAS Get Into the Environment? How is it Regulated and Treated?
05/07/20 Webinar Presentation: PFAS Series Part 3: Litigation and Municipality Response to PFAS
05/07/20 Webinar Recording: PFAS Series Part 3: Litigation and Municipality Response to PFAS
05/21/20 Webinar Presentation: Cyber Security Awareness: What All Municipal Employees Should Know
05/21/20 Webinar Recording: Cyber Security Awareness: What All Municipal Employees Should Know
06/02/20 Webinar Presentation: PURA 101
06/02/20 Webinar Recording: PURA 101
06/11/20 Webinar Presentation Part 2: SMART Ways to Reduce Trash – While Saving Money and the Environment
06/11/20 Webinar Presentation Part 3: SMART Ways to Reduce Trash – While Saving Money and the Environment
06/11/20 Webinar Presentation Part 1: SMART Ways to Reduce Trash – While Saving Money and the Environment
06/11/20 Webinar Recording: SMART Ways to Reduce Trash – While Saving Money and the Environment
06/17/20 Webinar Presentation: Current State of Post-Retirement Health Benefits & What the Future Will Bring
06/17/20 Webinar Recording: Current State of Post-Retirement Health Benefits & What the Future Will Bring
06/18/20 Webinar Recording: Municipal Drone Programs: FAA Legal Requirements and How to Protect the Public, Your Program, & Your Personnel
06/18/20 Webinar Presentation: Municipal Drone Programs: FAA Legal Requirements and How to Protect the Public, Your Program, & Your Personnel
06/18/20 Webinar Handouts: Municipal Drone Programs: FAA Legal Requirements and How to Protect the Public, Your Program, & Your Personnel
06/24/20 Webinar Recording: More Than Maps: Use ArcGIS Online to Save Money
06/24/20 Webinar Presentation: More Than Maps: Use ArcGIS Online to Save Money
06/25/20 Webinar Presentation: Records Retention & Management
06/25/20 Webinar Handouts: Records Retention & Management
06/30/20 Webinar Presentation: PURA Series Part 2: 5G and Small Cell Siting
06/30/20 Webinar Recording: PURA Series Part 2: 5G and Small Cell Siting
07/01/20 Webinar Presentation: The Nuts and Bolts of Being a Supervisor
07/01/20 Webinar Recording: The Nuts and Bolts of Being a Supervisor
07/01/20 Webinar Handouts: The Nuts and Bolts of Being a Supervisor - Sample Suspension and Termination Letters
07/01/20 Webinar Handouts: The Nuts and Bolts of Being a Supervisor - Sample Discipline Memos
07/09/20 Webinar Presentation: The Search Is On: Finding and Engaging the "Hidden" Businesses and Employees in your Community
07/09/20 Webinar Recording: The Search Is On: Finding and Engaging the "Hidden" Businesses and Employees in your Community
07/28/20 Webinar Recording: Police Accountability Legislation
07/28/20 HB 6004
07/28/20 HB 6004 Summary and FAQ
08/18/20 Webinar Presentation: Time Management 101: Improving Your Efficiency and Effectiveness
08/18/20 Webinar Recording: Time Management 101: Improving Your Efficiency and Effectiveness
08/19/20 Webinar Recording: Drug & Alcohol Testing Regulations for Supervisors
08/19/20 Webinar Presentation: Drug & Alcohol Testing Regulations for Supervisors
08/27/20 Webinar Recording: Background Checks and Best Hiring Practices for Municipalities
08/27/20 Webinar Presentation: Background Checks and Best Hiring Practices for Municipalities
09/09/20 Webinar Recording: Municipal EV Readiness Toolkit
09/09/20 Webinar Presentation: Municipal EV Readiness Toolkit
09/10/20 Webinar Recording: Waste Management Series Part 1: Trash 101 - What Waste Problem?
09/10/20 Webinar Presentation: Waste Management Series Part 1: Trash 101 - What Waste Problem?
09/15/20 Webinar Presentation: Encouraging Smart Commuting During COVID and Beyond
09/15/20 Webinar Recording: Encouraging Smart Commuting During COVID and Beyond
09/17/20 Report & Recording: Measuring Disparities in Cost and Spending across Connecticut School Districts
09/24/20 Webinar Recording: Waste Management Series Part 2: Recycling in Connecticut - A Municipal Perspective
09/24/20 Webinar Transcript: Waste Management Series Part 2: Recycling in Connecticut - A Municipal Perspective
10/01/20 Webinar Recording: COVID-19 Check-in: Do My Businesses Have What They Need For The Months Ahead?
10/01/20 Webinar Presentation: COVID-19 Check-in: Do My Businesses Have What They Need For The Months Ahead?
10/15/20 Webinar Presentation: Waste Management Series Part 3: The Burden of Collection and Disposal
10/15/20 Webinar Recording: Waste Management Series Part 3: The Burden of Collection and Disposal
10/20/20 Webinar Recording: A Practical Guide to the Municipal Employee Relations Act (MERA)
10/20/20 Webinar Presentation: A Practical Guide to the Municipal Employee Relations Act (MERA)
10/22/20 Webinar Recording: Cyber Security Awareness: What All Municipal Employees Should Know
10/22/20 Webinar Presentation: Cyber Security Awareness: What All Municipal Employees Should Know
10/27/20 Webinar Recording: Public Finance in the Time of COVID-19: A Conversation with Treasurer Wooden
10/27/20 Webinar Presentation: Public Finance in the Time of COVID-19: A Conversation with Treasurer Wooden
11/04/20 Webinar Recording: Intelligent Energy Data At Your Fingertips - TEI Data Management, A CCM Energy Program
11/04/20 Webinar Presentation: Intelligent Energy Data At Your Fingertips - TEI Data Management, A CCM Energy Program
11/05/20 Webinar Recording: Waste Management Series Part 4: Is Source Separation A Solution or Mistake?
11/05/20 Webinar Presentation: Waste Management Series Part 4: Is Source Separation A Solution or Mistake?
11/10/20 Webinar Recording: Ability to Pay and Strategic Contract Negotiations
11/10/20 Webinar Presentation: Ability to Pay and Strategic Contract Negotiations
11/12/20 Webinar Recording: How to Run Legal and Effective Public Meetings
11/12/20 Webinar Presentation: How to Run Legal and Effective Public Meetings
11/18/20 Webinar Recording: Communicating Through a Crisis: Lessons Learned From COVID-19
11/18/20 Webinar Presentation: Communicating Through a Crisis: Lessons Learned From COVID-19
11/19/20 Webinar Recording: Waste Management Series Part 5: Financial Implications

Contact Info back to top

Abby Heinemeyer
Education and Events Coordinator
Phone: 203.498.3037
Email: aheinemeyer@ccm-ct.org

ccmtraining@ccm-ct.org

Past Workshops back to top

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