Site Slogan

What can we help you with today?

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.

Email Notifications
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.

Calendar of Events>

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

Handouts, Templates, & Recordings back to top

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

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

To view titles and descriptions for past workshops, please click here.