LELA Calendar of Events

Orientation


 Course or Program Date(s) Location Number of Credits
Essentials of County Government  January-February 2019  Varies 18 


Workshops and Programs



Course or Program Date(s) Location Number of credits
Engaging Women in Public Service: Designing Your Way Forward August 25, 2017  Raleigh 6
Development Finance Toolbox September 19-20, 2017 Chapel Hill 12
Thinking Big for Small People: Why Are County
Leaders So Enthusiastic about Pre-K for Four Year Olds?
September 25, 2017 Chapel Hill 6
Working Together: County Funding for Local Schools October 30, 2017 Chapel Hill 6
Capital Budgeting for Elected Officials November 16, 2017 Chapel Hill 6
Group Decision Making November 16 TBD 6
Workshop for Veteran Elected Officials January 11, 2018 TBD 6
Budgeting for County Officials January 19, 2018 TBD 6
Workshop for Veteran Elected Officials January 25, 2018 TBD 6
Managing Conflict: How to Disagree and Still Work Together February 9, 2018 TBD 6
Workshop for Veteran Elected Officials February 16, 2018 TBD 6
Workshop for Veteran Elected Officials February 22, 2018 TBD 6
Meeting Procedures TBD Cullowhee, NC 6
Workshop for Veteran Elected Officials March 8, 2018 TBD 6
Strategic Planning March 8, 2018 TBD 6
Media Relations March 14, 2018 Chapel Hill 6
School Finance April 4, 2018 TBD 6
Fiduciary Responsibilities for Local Elected Officials TBD TBD 6
Manager Evaluation and Board Assessment April 6, 2018 TBD 6
School Finance April 11, 2018 TBD 6
School Finance April 18, 2018 TBD 6
Working with Advisory Boards April 20, 2018 TBD 6
Emergency Management and Crisis Communication May 18, 2018 TBD 6
Essentials of Economic Development June 14, 2018 TBD 6

LELA Two-Year Curriculum (UNC School of Government)


NCACC-Sponsored Programs and Service to the Association



Course or Program Date(s) Location Number of credits
NACo Legislative Conference March 3-7, 2018 Washington, DC 6
NCACC District Meetings April 2018 6 NC Locations 3
County Assembly Day TBA 2018 Raleigh 6
NACo Annual Conference July 13-16, 2018 Nashville, Tenn. 6
NCACC 111th Annual Conference August 23-25, 2018 Hickory 9
NCACC Legislative Goals Conference January 10-11, 2019 Raleigh 6


Membership on steering/advisory committees and task forces is worth 6 credits annually, provided certain attendance standards are met. Membership on the Board of Directors is worth 18 credits (attendance standards apply). Service as an NCACC officer is worth 24 credits.