LELA Calendar of Events


Course or Program Date(s) Location Number of credits
Essentials of County Government Dec. 11, 2020; Jan. 8, Feb. 26 Virtual 18
Essentials of County Government Jan. 22, Feb. 25, March 23 Virtual 18

Workshops and Programs

Course or Program Date(s) Location Number of credits
Working Better Together: Governing Guidance Feb. 19 Virtual - Zoom 4
Evaluating Manager and Board Performance Feb. 26 Virtual - Zoom 4
Top 10 Primer on Transportation Planning in North Carolina March 19 Virtual - Zoom 1
When Differences of Opinion Escalate: Conflict Resolution Skills for Local Elected Officials March 24 Virtual - Zoom 4
Top 10 Primer: A Roundtable Discussion with Local Elected Officials about Managing Conflict March 26 Virtual - Zoom 1
Legal Competency for Local Elected Officials April 21 Virtual - Zoom 4
Top 10 Primer: Financial Responsibility of Local Elected Officials April 28 Virtual - Zoom 1
Top 10 Primer: Use of Social Media for Local Elected Officials May 21 Virtual - Zoom 1
Advanced Leadership Corps Aug. 1-6 Chapel Hill TBD

Note: County commissioners receive a 20 percent discount on any LELA program offered through the UNC School of Government's registration platform. Learn more at www.ncacc.org/LELA.

NCACC-Sponsored Programs and Service to the Association

Course or Program Date(s) Location Number of credits
NACo Legislative Conference March 8-12, 17-19, 24-26 Virtual 6
NACo Annual Conference and Exposition July 16-19 Austin, Texas 6
114th NCACC Annual Conference Aug. 12-14 Wilmington 9

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.