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Self-Paced Online Certificate

Local Government 201

Local Government 201

ICMA Member

Sale price $1,495.00 USD

Non Member

Regular price $2,495.00 USD

With Local Government 201, you will dive deeper into core issues facing local government management. Designed to take you beyond the basics, this professional certificate program will deliver a practical understanding of key areas important to your success as a local government manager.

Audience: New and mid-career managers, assistant managers, and even-career changers new to local government.

Prerequisites: Completion of LG 101 online certificate program or 5 years of experience in local government management.

Course Overview: This five-course, 15-session program will include:

  • Effective Communication: Engaging Staff, Elected Officials, and Community
  • Public Safety: Trends and Innovations, Race in America, and Crisis Communications
  • Building Community: Sustainability, Smart Cities, and Placemaking
  • Organizational Development: Alternative Work Models, Succession Planning, Becoming an Employer of Choice
  • Leadership: Leadership at All Levels, Creating a True Leadership Team, and Becoming an Innovative Leader

Members may purchase for multiple participants in their organization at a discount: 2 or more = 20% off; 5 or more = 30% off; 10 or more = 50% off. Discounts taken at checkout. 

PRACTICE AREAS: [6] Strategic Leadership, [10] Service Delivery, [13] Human Resources Management and Workforce Engagement, and [14] Communication and Information Sharing

TOPICS: Leadership, Sustainability, and Organizational Development

JOB TITLES: Mid-Management and Entry-Level Staff, Department Head, Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), and Assistant Chief Administrative Officer (ACAO)

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