School of Community Government

The School of Community Government provides an integrated approach to community government capacity building. The School of Community Government coordinates a system of training and development, tools and resources, and supporting programs for community governments, their elected officials, and staff.

The goals of the School of Community Government include:

  • enhancing the capacity of community governments through governance training;
  • enhancing the competencies of community government staff by providing training and development opportunities that meet occupational standards;
  • training Northerners for community government positions; and
  • assisting local staff with the training and development required to advance to more senior level community government positions.

Training is available in the following subject areas:

  • Airport Maintenance;
  • Bylaw Enforcement;
  • Community Government Finances;
  • Community Government Management;
  • Emergency Management;
  • Fire Protection;
  • First Responder;
  • Governance;
  • Infrastructure Maintenance and Management;
  • Recreation Facility Operations;
  • Recreation Leadership; and
  • Water and Waste;