Training & Conferences

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Free Webinar: Federal Motor Carrier Safety Act Clearinghouse

Take part in this free webinar to understand the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Act and the Commercial Driver's License Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse, and find out what your city can do now to be ready when the Clearinghouse is operational this January.
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2020 Elected Leaders Institute: Advanced Program

Looking to start the new year on a positive note? This two-day program gives experienced city officials like you that chance by helping to further develop your leadership skills! Join us to learn how to use tools for decision-making, how to lead with your personal values, and how to build public trust.
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2020 Elected Leaders Institute: Foundational Program

Designed specifically for newly elected local leaders (or those who would just like a refresher!), this two-day conference will cover topics like your role as an individual vs. a governing body, the basics of the Open Meeting Law, your responsibility in the budgeting process, and more! Don't miss Minnesota’s only comprehensive programming for newly elected city officials.
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Recorded Webinar: Is Your City Considering T21 or Other Tobacco Regulations? Considerations for Your City

Become familiar with the trends, find out about potential pitfalls, and explore options for and enforcement of T21 and other tobacco regulations during this recorded webinar.
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LMC Webinars

The League frequently offers webinars on timely issues affecting cities. Recent webinars have been presented on:

  • FLSA Changes Are Coming—Is Your City Prepared?
  • Budgeting 101 for Elected Officials
  • 2019 Legislative Preview
  • Census 2020
  • Janus v. AFSCME
  • NLC's Service Line Warranty Program
  • Complying with the New Small Cell Wireless Law
  • Finance Fundamentals for City Clerks
  • What's in YOUR Brain? Understanding Unconscious Bias
  • Hackers and Crackers: Your Cybersecurity Toolkit

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City Learning Point—professional online training for Minnesota cities

This online training program provides city officials and staff with professional development opportunities created specifically for them. Sign up now for the new Respectful Workplace course, and check out the Human Resources Basics for Managers Series and the first course in the Land Use Series.
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