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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
Date Topicssort ascending
12/17/20 WEBINAR: Understanding CT Paid Leave
08/18/20 WEBINAR: Time Management 101: Improving Your Efficiency and Effectiveness
03/11/21 WEBINAR: Time Management 101: Improving Your Efficiency and Effectiveness
03/12/21 WEBINAR: The Transportation Climate Initiative Program (TCI-P), Reducing Transportation Emissions and Investing in Communities
04/07/21 WEBINAR: The Technology Foundation You Need to Comply with the New Police Accountability Law
07/09/20 WEBINAR: The Search Is On: Finding and Engaging the "Hidden" Businesses and Employees in your Community
01/28/21 WEBINAR: The Role of the Federal Reserve: Programs and Support in the Current Market
02/11/21 WEBINAR: The Nuts and Bolts of Being a Supervisor
07/01/20 WEBINAR: The Nuts and Bolts of Being a Supervisor
01/13/21 WEBINAR: The Municipal EV Readiness Blueprint: 2021 Action Plan Program
03/02/21 WEBINAR: The Connecticut Partnership for Long Term Care: The Missing Link in Retirement Planning
03/24/21 WEBINAR: Striking the Right Balance in Land Use and Economic Development
06/11/20 WEBINAR: SMART Way to Reduce Trash – While Saving Money and the Environment
04/28/21 WEBINAR: Records Retention & Management
06/25/20 WEBINAR: Records Retention & Management
06/30/20 WEBINAR: PURA Series Part 2: 5G and Small Cell Siting
06/02/20 WEBINAR: PURA 101
10/27/20 WEBINAR: Public Finance in the Time of COVID-19: A Conversation with Treasurer Wooden
05/06/21 WEBINAR: Practical Tips to Managing Union Employees
07/28/20 WEBINAR: Police Accountability Legislation
06/09/20 WEBINAR: Opening Municipal Park & Recreation Summer Programs & Facilities and Planning for the Return to Play
02/04/21 WEBINAR: My Town Cares: Local Efforts to Address and Prevent Homelessness
09/09/20 WEBINAR: Municipal EV Readiness Toolkit
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
09/17/20 WEBINAR: Measuring Disparities in Cost and Spending across Connecticut School Districts
06/04/20 WEBINAR: Incentivizing Low Impact Development in Connecticut Communities
11/12/20 WEBINAR: How to Run Legal and Effective Public Meetings
03/29/21 WEBINAR: How to Organize and Operate a Safe and Effective Municipal Vaccination Clinic: Vaccinating Vulnerable and At-Risk Communities
11/17/20 WEBINAR: How to Do a Walk Audit
06/17/21 WEBINAR: From Global to Local: Recruiting New Businesses to your Community
04/22/21 WEBINAR: Freedom of Information Act (FOIA): For Municipal Personnel, Board, Commission, and Committee Members
12/15/20 WEBINAR: Ethics, Accountability and Conflicts of Interest
09/15/20 WEBINAR: Encouraging Smart Commuting During COVID and Beyond
08/19/20 WEBINAR: Drug & Alcohol Testing Regulations for Supervisors
10/22/20 WEBINAR: Cyber Security Awareness: What All Municipal Employees Should Know
06/17/20 WEBINAR: Current State of Post-Retirement Health Benefits & What the Future Will Bring
06/29/21 WEBINAR: CT Main Street Center Series: Historic Preservation As an Economic Development Tool
05/25/21 WEBINAR: CT Main Street Center Series: Economic Benefits of Complete Streets
04/20/21 WEBINAR: CT Main Street Center Series: Developing Your Main Street Action Plan
01/26/21 WEBINAR: COVID-19 Vaccines and the Workplace: Expectations and Next Steps for the Municipal Employer
10/01/20 WEBINAR: COVID-19 Check-in: Do My Businesses Have What They Need For The Months Ahead?
12/09/20 WEBINAR: Considering TIF? Lessons From Early Adopters
12/11/20 WEBINAR: Connecticut’s Economic Future: Implications for Business, Government, and Residents
11/18/20 WEBINAR: Communicating Through a Crisis: Lessons Learned From COVID-19
05/12/21 WEBINAR: Banking Climate: Issues, Trends, and Changes For Local Government
08/27/20 WEBINAR: Background Checks and Best Hiring Practices for Municipalities
11/10/20 WEBINAR: Ability to Pay and Strategic Contract Negotiations
10/20/20 WEBINAR: A Practical Guide to the Municipal Employee Relations Act (MERA)
12/10/20 Waste Management Series Part 6: Legislation Surrounding Solid Waste and Recycling
11/19/20 Waste Management Series Part 5: Financial Implications
11/05/20 Waste Management Series Part 4: Is Source Separation A Solution or Mistake?
10/15/20 Waste Management Series Part 3: The Burden of Collection and Disposal
09/24/20 Waste Management Series Part 2: Recycling in Connecticut - A Municipal Perspective
09/10/20 Waste Management Series Part 1: Trash 101 - What Waste Problem?
08/11/20 RESCHEDULED: Time Management 101: Improving Your Efficiency and Effectiveness
03/31/21 POSTPONED: American Rescue Plan - Understanding the Impact on Local Government
10/06/20 CCEH Annual Training Institute - Municipal Workshop
12/03/20 2020 CCM Virtual Convention: Achieving Racial Equity: National Experts Discuss Local Opportunities - A CCM CARES Event
12/01/20 2020 CCM Virtual Convention
12/02/20 2020 CCM Virtual Convention

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Other Municipal Events
Date Topicssort ascending
09/03/20 WEBINAR: Tools to Assess and Support Local Housing Needs Through Landlord Engagement
07/29/20 Webinar: Supreme Court Review Webinar for States and Local Governments
04/02/20 Webinar: Small-Scale Manufacturing & Main Street: The Secret Sauce
11/04/20 WEBINAR: Racial Wealth Divide
09/17/20 WEBINAR: Our Fight to Economic Recovery – Starting with Job, Health Care, Education & Connectivity
10/15/20 Webinar: Highlighting Municipal Childcare Programs to Support School Families
09/03/20 WEBINAR: Extraordinary Year, Extraordinary Challenges: Adequately Supplying your City with PPE
09/03/20 WEBINAR: Economic Opportunity: Stimulus Payment Outreach
04/20/20 Webinar: COVID-19: Impacts to CT's Economy & Municipal Finances
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
07/14/20 TELE-TOWNHALL | Taking Care of Your Community: Addressing Collective Trauma in Times of Crisis
12/01/20 Prepared Leaders Make Effective Policy: GFOA's Elected Officials Guide Series Introduction
09/29/20 NLC First Tier Suburbs Council Small Business Economic Resiliency Conference
03/20/20 CEDAS & CCM Webinar: Update for Economic Developers
04/08/20 April 2020 IForum: Housing Policy and Segregation A Conversation with Jacqueline Rabe Thomas
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
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

Handouts, Templates, & Recordings back to top

Handouts, Templates, & Recordings
Date Topicssort ascending
09/24/20 Webinar Transcript: Waste Management Series Part 2: Recycling in Connecticut - A Municipal Perspective
12/11/20 Webinar Recording: Whither Connecticut? The State’s Economic Future & Implications for Business, Government, and Residents
12/10/20 Webinar Recording: Waste Management Series Part 6: Legislation Surrounding Solid Waste and Recycling
11/19/20 Webinar Recording: Waste Management Series Part 5: Financial Implications
11/05/20 Webinar Recording: Waste Management Series Part 4: Is Source Separation A Solution or Mistake?
10/15/20 Webinar Recording: Waste Management Series Part 3: The Burden of Collection and Disposal
09/24/20 Webinar Recording: Waste Management Series Part 2: Recycling in Connecticut - A Municipal Perspective
09/10/20 Webinar Recording: Waste Management Series Part 1: Trash 101 - What Waste Problem?
12/17/20 Webinar Recording: Understanding CT Paid Leave
03/11/21 Webinar Recording: Time Management 101: Improving Your Efficiency and Effectiveness
03/12/21 Webinar Recording: The Transportation Climate Initiative Program (TCI-P), Reducing Transportation Emissions and Investing in Communities
04/07/21 Webinar Recording: The Technology Foundation You Need to Comply with the New Police Accountability Law
07/09/20 Webinar Recording: The Search Is On: Finding and Engaging the "Hidden" Businesses and Employees in your Community
01/28/21 Webinar Recording: The Role of the Federal Reserve: Programs and Support in the Current Market
02/11/21 Webinar Recording: The Nuts and Bolts of Being a Supervisor
01/13/21 Webinar Recording: The Municipal EV Readiness Blueprint: 2021 Action Plan Program
03/02/21 Webinar Recording: The Connecticut Partnership for Long Term Care: The Missing Link in Retirement Planning
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
03/24/21 Webinar Recording: Striking the Right Balance in Land Use and Economic Development
06/11/20 Webinar Recording: SMART Ways to Reduce Trash – While Saving Money and the Environment
06/30/20 Webinar Recording: PURA Series Part 2: 5G and Small Cell Siting
06/02/20 Webinar Recording: PURA 101
10/27/20 Webinar Recording: Public Finance in the Time of COVID-19: A Conversation with Treasurer Wooden
07/28/20 Webinar Recording: Police Accountability Legislation
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?
02/04/21 Webinar Recording: My Town Cares: Local Efforts to Address and Prevent Homelessness
09/09/20 Webinar Recording: Municipal EV Readiness Toolkit
06/18/20 Webinar Recording: 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
11/04/20 Webinar Recording: Intelligent Energy Data At Your Fingertips - TEI Data Management, A CCM Energy Program
11/12/20 Webinar Recording: How to Run Legal and Effective Public Meetings
03/29/21 Webinar Recording: How to Organize and Operate a Safe and Effective Municipal Vaccination Clinic: Vaccinating Vulnerable and At-Risk Communities
03/26/20 Webinar Recording: Grant Writing - Beyond the Basics
12/15/20 Webinar Recording: Ethics, Accountability and Conflicts of Interest
09/15/20 Webinar Recording: Encouraging Smart Commuting During COVID and Beyond
08/19/20 Webinar Recording: Drug & Alcohol Testing Regulations for Supervisors
05/21/20 Webinar Recording: Cyber Security Awareness: What All Municipal Employees Should Know
10/22/20 Webinar Recording: Cyber Security Awareness: What All Municipal Employees Should Know
06/17/20 Webinar Recording: Current State of Post-Retirement Health Benefits & What the Future Will Bring
01/19/21 Webinar Recording: CTDOL Shared Work Program Overview
10/01/20 Webinar Recording: COVID-19 Check-in: Do My Businesses Have What They Need For The Months Ahead?
12/09/20 Webinar Recording: Considering TIF? Lessons From Early Adopters
11/18/20 Webinar Recording: Communicating Through a Crisis: Lessons Learned From COVID-19
08/27/20 Webinar Recording: Background Checks and Best Hiring Practices for Municipalities
11/10/20 Webinar Recording: Ability to Pay and Strategic Contract Negotiations
10/20/20 Webinar Recording: A Practical Guide to the Municipal Employee Relations Act (MERA)
12/11/20 Webinar Presentation: Whither Connecticut? The State’s Economic Future & Implications for Business, Government, and Residents
12/10/20 Webinar Presentation: Waste Management Series Part 6: Legislation Surrounding Solid Waste and Recycling
11/05/20 Webinar Presentation: Waste Management Series Part 4: Is Source Separation A Solution or Mistake?
10/15/20 Webinar Presentation: Waste Management Series Part 3: The Burden of Collection and Disposal
09/10/20 Webinar Presentation: Waste Management Series Part 1: Trash 101 - What Waste Problem?
12/17/20 Webinar Presentation: Understanding CT Paid Leave
03/11/21 Webinar Presentation: Time Management 101: Improving Your Efficiency and Effectiveness
03/12/21 Webinar Presentation: The Transportation Climate Initiative Program (TCI-P), Reducing Transportation Emissions and Investing in Communities
04/07/21 Webinar Presentation: The Technology Foundation You Need to Comply with the New Police Accountability Law
07/09/20 Webinar Presentation: The Search Is On: Finding and Engaging the "Hidden" Businesses and Employees in your Community
01/28/21 Webinar Presentation: The Role of the Federal Reserve: Programs and Support in the Current Market
02/11/21 Webinar Presentation: The Nuts and Bolts of Being a Supervisor
01/13/21 Webinar Presentation: The Municipal EV Readiness Blueprint: 2021 Action Plan Program
03/02/21 Webinar Presentation: The Connecticut Partnership for Long Term Care: The Missing Link in Retirement Planning
02/21/20 Webinar Presentation: The 2020 Census - What You Need to Know
03/24/21 Webinar Presentation: Striking the Right Balance in Land Use and Economic Development
06/25/20 Webinar Presentation: Records Retention & Management
06/30/20 Webinar Presentation: PURA Series Part 2: 5G and Small Cell Siting
06/02/20 Webinar Presentation: PURA 101
10/27/20 Webinar Presentation: Public Finance in the Time of COVID-19: A Conversation with Treasurer Wooden
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?
02/04/21 Webinar Presentation: My Town Cares: Local Efforts to Address and Prevent Homelessness
09/09/20 Webinar Presentation: Municipal EV Readiness Toolkit
06/18/20 Webinar Presentation: Municipal Drone Programs: FAA Legal Requirements and How to Protect the Public, Your Program, & Your Personnel
06/24/20 Webinar Presentation: More Than Maps: Use ArcGIS Online to Save Money
11/04/20 Webinar Presentation: Intelligent Energy Data At Your Fingertips - TEI Data Management, A CCM Energy Program
11/12/20 Webinar Presentation: How to Run Legal and Effective Public Meetings
12/15/20 Webinar Presentation: Ethics, Accountability and Conflicts of Interest
09/15/20 Webinar Presentation: Encouraging Smart Commuting During COVID and Beyond
08/19/20 Webinar Presentation: Drug & Alcohol Testing Regulations for Supervisors
05/21/20 Webinar Presentation: Cyber Security Awareness: What All Municipal Employees Should Know
10/22/20 Webinar Presentation: Cyber Security Awareness: What All Municipal Employees Should Know
06/17/20 Webinar Presentation: Current State of Post-Retirement Health Benefits & What the Future Will Bring
01/19/21 Webinar Presentation: CTDOL Shared Work Program Overview
10/01/20 Webinar Presentation: COVID-19 Check-in: Do My Businesses Have What They Need For The Months Ahead?
12/09/20 Webinar Presentation: Considering TIF? Lessons From Early Adopters
11/18/20 Webinar Presentation: Communicating Through a Crisis: Lessons Learned From COVID-19
08/27/20 Webinar Presentation: Background Checks and Best Hiring Practices for Municipalities
11/10/20 Webinar Presentation: Ability to Pay and Strategic Contract Negotiations
10/20/20 Webinar Presentation: A Practical Guide to the Municipal Employee Relations Act (MERA)
06/11/20 Webinar Presentation Part 3: SMART Ways to Reduce Trash – While Saving Money and the Environment
06/11/20 Webinar Presentation Part 2: 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
02/11/21 Webinar Handouts: The Nuts and Bolts of Being a Supervisor - Sample Suspension and Termination Letters
02/11/21 Webinar Handouts: The Nuts and Bolts of Being a Supervisor - Sample Discipline Memos
06/25/20 Webinar Handouts: Records Retention & Management
06/18/20 Webinar Handouts: Municipal Drone Programs: FAA Legal Requirements and How to Protect the Public, Your Program, & Your Personnel
12/11/20 Webinar Handout: Whither Connecticut? The State’s Economic Future & Implications for Business, Government, and Residents
04/07/21 Webinar Handout: The Technology Foundation You Need to Comply with the New Police Accountability Law
01/13/21 Webinar Handout: The Municipal EV Readiness Blueprint: 2021 Action Plan Program - Shared Agreements
01/13/21 Webinar Handout: The Municipal EV Readiness Blueprint: 2021 Action Plan Program - Registration Form
03/02/21 Webinar Handout: The Connecticut Partnership for Long Term Care: Partnership Reciprocity Compact
03/02/21 Webinar Handout: The Connecticut Partnership for Long Term Care: FAQ 2020
03/02/21 Webinar Handout: The Connecticut Partnership for Long Term Care: Factors to Consider When Requesting a Quote
03/02/21 Webinar Handout: The Connecticut Partnership for Long Term Care: Cost of Long-Term Care in CT 2020
07/28/20 Webinar Handout: Police Accountability Legislation - HB 6004 Summary and FAQ
07/28/20 Webinar Handout: Police Accountability Legislation - HB 6004
04/23/20 Webinar Handout: PFAS Series Part 1: What is PFAS and Connecticut's Response? - PFAS Action Plan Appendix 11-01-2019
04/23/20 Webinar Handout: PFAS Series Part 1: What is PFAS and Connecticut's Response? - CT Interagency PFAS Task Force Action Plan 110119
04/23/20 Webinar Handout: PFAS Series Part 1: What is PFAS and Connecticut's Response? - Advisory Information for Aqueous Film Forming Foam (AFFF) Containing PFAS June 2019
12/09/20 Webinar Handout: Considering TIF? Lessons From Early Adopters - TIF Guidebook
12/09/20 Webinar Handout: Considering TIF? Lessons From Early Adopters - New Britain Economic Development ToolBox
07/18/18 WEBINAR - Janus v. AFSCME Council 31 Supreme Court Decision
09/17/20 Report & Recording: Measuring Disparities in Cost and Spending across Connecticut School Districts
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
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
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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