School of Community Government Training Calendar

Aug
14

Budgeting, Reporting and Monitoring for Finance Results - Yellowknife

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 00:30 to Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 17:00
Course Registration Fee: $300
Course Description:

Introduces community government staff to the development of the budgeting process, defining revenues and expenses, preparing and monitoring a budget and variance reports.

Solid Waste Management - Fort Simpson

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 09:00 to Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 17:00
Course Registration Fee: $200
Course Description:

This course is designed for those working in the field of Solid Waste Management but is open to anyone interested in the field. Highlights of the course include: municipal solid waste; solid waste collection; alternatives to solid waste; landfill operations and maintenance; regulatory requirements and occupational health and safety. This course is run in conjunction with the SCG Small Systems Wastewater Treatment Course, which is optional to take

HEO Skills Enhancement - Behchokǫ̀

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 09:00 to Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 17:00
Course Registration Fee: $300
Course Description:

This course is designed for operators with at least 2+ years of experience and currently operating heavy equipment. This course will focus on improving and enhancing the operator skills of community Works staff with three key mobile equipment units including; grader, dozer, excavator (or back hoe). There will be classroom and hands on practical sessions within the course. Key classroom topics include; operator safety, basic preventative maintenance and operator techniques. The practical sessions will provide supervised, quality practice time on 3 key pieces of equipment.

Lands Administration for SAO's (Moodle) - Online

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 09:00 to Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 17:00
Course Registration Fee: $300
Course Description:

This is an 8-week online eLearning course. It combines the previous Lands I and II course. It provides students with understanding, knowledge and skills in the areas of municipal planning, procedures and documents that are integral in this process. It also examines the process of community based land use planning.

This is an 8 week online course delivered through the Moodle eLearning platform. Students will be engaged through online discussion forums, webinars, videos, assignments and other self-directed learning activities. The course duration is 45 hours and students can expect to be engaged in course activities for 4-6 hours per week.

Aug
20

Recreation Facility Operations - Norman Wells

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 09:00 to Friday, August 24, 2018 - 00:30
Course Registration Fee: $250
Course Description:

The students will examine the challenges and successes in current northern recreation facility operations and management in this course. They will also be introduced to facility design concepts and be provided instruction in preventative maintenance, risk management as well as practical skills involved in the operation and servicing of recreation facilities. Other topics that will be covered include developing policy and procedure manuals, energy management and facility scheduling.

Class I Water Treatment - Yellowknife

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 09:00 to Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 17:00
Course Registration Fee: $300
Course Description:

The course is designed to ensure that the student is knowledgeable in the following areas of Water and Water Treatment: Micro-Biological Characteristics of Water, Physical and Chemical Characteristics of Water, Coagulation and Flocculation, Jar Tests, Sedimentation, Water Filtration, Iron and Manganese Control, Chlorination, Sampling, Records, Safety, Security. This course is designed to assist Water Plant Operator with the operation and maintenance of a Class I water treatment system.

Aug
29

Cities Towns and Villages - Returning Officers - Webinar

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 10:00 to 11:00
Course Registration Fee: $0
Course Description:

Lorie Fyfe & Valerie Conrad of Municipal and Community Affairs will lead an hour-long live discussion on the topic of Cities Towns and Villages Returning Officers for Municipal Government staff.

 

To Register for this Webinar please send an email to elearning_registrar@gov.nt.ca - Please do not click on the blue register button to complete the online form for this event

Sep
6

Council’s Role in the Budget - Webinar

Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 12:15 to 12:45
Course Registration Fee: $0
Course Description:

A 30-minute live discussion on the topic of Council’s Role in the Budget for Municipal and First Nations Community Government elected officials.

 

To Register for this Webinar please send an email to elearning_registrar@gov.nt.ca - Please do not click on the blue register button to complete the online form for this event

Sep
11

Municipal Finances - Yellowknife

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 09:00 to Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 17:00
Course Registration Fee: $300
Course Description:

Is designed to provide Senior Administrative Officers with a comprehensive understanding of their financial responsibilities. Topics include Financial responsibilities of the Senior Administrative Officer/Role of SAO, Legal responsibilities within the financial responsibilities, reporting to council, government reports, government reports, government accounting entities and principles, establishing the budget and conducting variance analysis and goals of government accounting, yearend reporting completing the annual audit.

Sep
13

Climate Change - Webinar

Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 10:00 to 11:00
Course Registration Fee: $0
Course Description:

Chris Hewitt & Tara Tompkins of Municipal and Community Affairs will lead an hour-long live discussion on the topic of Climate Change and how it is affecting your community for Municipal and First Nations Community Government staff.

 

To Register for this Webinar please send an email to elearning_registrar@gov.nt.ca - Please do not click on the blue register button to complete the online form for this event

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