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
Working Together: Counties, School Boards, and Local Funding for Public Schools October 30, 2017 Chapel Hill 6
Rules of Procedure: Focused Session on Procedural Rules for Public Officials November 9, 2017 Asheville 2
Capital Budgeting & Infrastructure for Elected Officials November 17, 2017 Pittsboro 6
Leading Change in Your Community January 11, 2018 Hickory 6
Leading Your County Governing Board: An Orientation for County Board Chairs January 12, 2018 Raleigh 6
Budgeting for County Officials January 19, 2018 TBD 6
Leading Change in Your Community January 25, 2018 Chapel Hill 6
2018 Emerging Issues Forum  February 5-6, 2018  Raleigh 
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
THRIVE Regional Meeting  December 6, 2017  Asheville 
THRIVE Regional Meeting  January 17, 2018  Rocky Mount 
THRIVE Regional Meeting  January 22, 2018  Greensboro 
NACo Legislative Conference March 3-7, 2018 Washington, DC 6
NCACC District Meetings April 2018 6 NC Locations 3
County Assembly Day May 30, 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.