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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.  

Topic Proposals
Interested in submitting a proposal to present to CCM membership? Fill out the proposal form here.

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If you would like to receive notifications about our upcoming workshops, please email ccmtraining@ccm-ct.org to be added to our mailing list.

Hosting a Workshop
Do you want a workshop held at your town/city hall? Please take a few moments to complete our site availability form on your municipality. This will help us determine which locations best fit each workshop.

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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
Date Topicssort ascending
05/13/20 WEBINAR: Supporting your Business Community in the Time of COVID-19
05/14/20 WEBINAR: Stretches to Keep You Loose While Working From Home
06/11/20 WEBINAR: SMART Way to Reduce Trash – While Saving Money and the Environment
05/20/20 WEBINAR: Returning to Work Phase 1: Practical Issues Every Employer Needs to Consider
06/25/20 WEBINAR: Records Retention & Management
04/28/20 WEBINAR: Re-forecasting Budgets in an Uncertain Economy
04/29/20 WEBINAR: Preparing Municipalities for COVID-19 Long Term Recovery
05/27/20 WEBINAR: Planning for the Future
05/07/20 WEBINAR: PFAS Series Part 3: Litigation and Municipal Responses to PFAS
04/30/20 WEBINAR: PFAS Series Part 2: How Does PFAS Get Into the Environment? How is it Regulated and Treated?
04/23/20 WEBINAR: PFAS Series Part 1: What is PFAS and Connecticut's Response?
04/21/20 WEBINAR: Our New Normal: Supporting Employee Emotional Wellbeing During COVID-19 & Beyond
06/04/20 WEBINAR: Incentivizing Low Impact Development in Connecticut Communities
03/26/20 WEBINAR: Grant Writing - Beyond the Basics
05/21/20 WEBINAR: Cyber Security Awareness: What All Municipal Employees Should Know
04/07/20 WEBINAR: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Essentials for the Municipal Employer - Part II
03/25/20 WEBINAR: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Essentials for the Municipal Employer
04/08/20 WEBINAR: Connecticut At the Moment: The Latest Information on the Coronavirus Response in CT
04/22/20 WEBINAR: Communicating in a Time of Extreme Crisis
04/01/20 WEBINAR: Addressing Homelessness in the COVID-19 Era
02/21/20 WEBINAR: 2020 Census - What You Need To Know
02/27/20 WEBINAR - 2020 Census - What You Need To Know
12/12/19 Time Management 101: Improving Your Efficiency and Effectiveness
01/28/20 The Nuts and Bolts of Being a Supervisor
08/28/19 The Connecticut Partnership for Long Term Care: The Missing Link in Retirement Planning
02/25/20 The Connecticut Partnership for Long Term Care: The Missing Link in Retirement Planning
07/11/19 The Art of Communication
10/23/19 Team Building
02/07/20 Sustainable CT: Supporting Redevelopment of Brownfield Sites
09/06/19 Sustainable CT: Community Match Funds for Sustainable CT Projects
10/29/19 Sustainable CT: Climate Action at the Local Level
07/24/19 Retirement Readiness: Are you on track to retire the way you want to?
08/14/19 Responding to Allegations of Child Abuse in Communities: Do’s and Dont's for Municipal and School Officials.
07/09/19 Practical Tips to Managing Union Employees
02/20/20 Practical Tips to Managing Union Employees
01/04/20 Municipal Budgets 101
08/01/19 Let's Get Social
01/30/20 How to Run Legal and Effective Public Meetings
10/17/19 How to Run Legal and Effective Public Meetings
10/08/19 Freedom of Information Act (FOIA): For Municipal Personnel, Board, Commission, and Committee Members
01/08/20 FOIA: What Police and Fire Departments Must Know
01/22/20 FMLA Update: Best Practices, Changes, and More
03/04/20 Excel 101 - THIS WORKSHOP HAS REACHED ATTENDANCE CAPACITY
11/19/19 Excel 101
10/03/19 Excel 101
08/21/19 Excel 101
10/15/19 Ethics, Accountability, and Conflicts of Interest
07/16/19 Ethics, Accountability, and Conflicts of Interest
11/07/19 Drug & Alcohol Testing Regulations for Supervisors
10/24/19 Cyber Security Awareness: What All Municipal Employees Should Know
02/12/20 Customer Service for Municipal Personnel - THIS WORKSHOP HAS REACHED ATTENDANCE CAPACITY
11/13/19 Customer Service for Municipal Personnel
09/26/19 Customer Service for Municipal Personnel
09/24/19 Communicating to Win: Communications is what you make of it
08/07/19 CANCELLED - Engaging Residents in Better Recycling: Promotion, Outreach, Education, and Enforcement
09/17/19 Anatomy of an Incubator
02/13/20 A Transformational Approach to Economic Development
09/10/19 A Proactive Strategy for Public Sector Cybersecurity
09/25/19 A Practical Guide to the Municipal Employee Relations Act (MERA)
01/11/20 2020 Newly Elected Workshop - THIS EVENT HAS REACHED ATTENDANCE CAPACITY
11/06/19 "Creating" Business

Handouts, Templates, & Recordings back to top

Handouts, Templates, & Recordings
Date Topicssort ascending
02/21/20 Webinar Recording: The 2020 Census - What You Need to Know
02/27/20 Webinar Recording: The 2020 Census - What You Need to Know
05/07/20 Webinar Recording: PFAS Series Part 3: Litigation and Municipality Response to PFAS
04/30/20 Webinar Recording: PFAS Series Part 2: How Does PFAS Get Into the Environment? How is it Regulated and Treated?
04/23/20 Webinar Recording: PFAS Series Part 1: What is PFAS and Connecticut's Response?
03/26/20 Webinar Recording: Grant Writing - Beyond the Basics
05/21/20 Webinar Recording: Cyber Security Awareness: What All Municipal Employees Should Know
02/21/20 Webinar Presentation: The 2020 Census - What You Need to Know
05/07/20 Webinar Presentation: PFAS Series Part 3: Litigation and Municipality Response to PFAS
04/30/20 Webinar Presentation: PFAS Series Part 2: How Does PFAS Get Into the Environment? How is it Regulated and Treated?
04/23/20 Webinar Presentation: PFAS Series Part 1: What is PFAS and Connecticut's Response?
05/21/20 Webinar Presentation: Cyber Security Awareness: What All Municipal Employees Should Know
07/18/18 WEBINAR - Janus v. AFSCME Council 31 Supreme Court Decision
04/23/20 PFAS Action Plan Appendix 11-01-2019
02/08/18 How to Run Legal and Effective Public Meetings (Workshop Recording)
06/08/17 Grant Writing (Workshop Recording)
08/29/18 Freedom of Information Act (FOIA): For Municipal Personnel, Board, Commission, and Committee Members (Workshop Recording)
03/22/16 Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Recording
02/27/19 FOIA For Boards, Commissions, and Municipal Personnel
04/23/20 CT Interagency PFAS Task Force Action Plan 110119
05/23/19 Choose Your Own Community Engagement Adventure (Webinar)
11/08/18 CCM & CRCOG Partnership Series: Municipal Wage and Hour Law (Workshop Recording)
10/20/17 CCM & CRCOG Partnership Series: Municipal Personnel File Management and Documenting Employee Leaves (Recording, Handouts, and Q&A)
04/07/17 CCM & CRCOG Partnership Series: Municipal Best Practices and Limiting Legal Exposure (Recording and Handouts)
06/09/17 CCM & CRCOG Partnership Series: Getting the Most out of Your Municipal Staff (Recording and Handouts)
06/27/18 CCM & CRCOG Partnership Series: Advanced Employment Law (Workshop Recording)
05/24/17 Big-Box Store Economic Impact Study
04/05/17 Annotated Template Request for Proposals
04/23/20 Advisory Information for Aqueous Film Forming Foam (AFFF) Containing PFAS June 2019
05/23/17 5.23.17 - Tax Incentives for Economic Growth - Presentation Slides

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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