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Enhance your knowledge and skills as an elected official. Take courses as a group or individually to help you ask the right questions, make quality decisions and achieve results the public can understand.
Improve your management and leadership skills and those of your team with E-Learning courses designed specifically to solve the challenges we face in local government; easy, consistent skill development on-demand.
Develop as a leader inside your job by not only enhancing your skills for the job you have now – but also the supervisory skills you may want in the future. Join one of our programs (with “bundles” of courses), or sign up for the specific topics that interest you!
E-LEARNING FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENTS
LEADING EXPERTS IN THEIR FIELDS PROVIDE TIMELY AND RELEVANT LOCAL GOVERNMENT SPECIFIC TRAINING.
CREATING A COMMON LANGUAGE AND PHILOSOPHY THROUGHOUT YOUR ENTIRE ORGANIZATION
MANAGEMENT TRAINING ESSENTIALS
MONTHLY TRAINING FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT MANAGERS
Your membership includes all of our Management Essential courses - allowing you to Assess, Practice and Develop your management skills.
COURSES FOR BOTH LEVELS OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT
ELECTED OFFICIALS AND MANAGEMENT STAFF
Get immediate access to individual courses and find solutions for your current needs when you enroll as an individual or group member.
CONTACT ANY OF OUR MENTORS DIRECTLY USING THE LINKS BELOW.
Tracey has worked with local governments for more than 20 years as a lawyer, a senior manager and a consultant / facilitator and trainer. Tracey is recognized for her pragmatic solutions to complex problems and engaging delivery style.
Dr GORDON A. MCINTOSH
Gordon McIntosh has 36 years of management, educator and consultancy roles with local government. As President of the Local Government Leadership (LGL) Institute, he provides governance development, strategic facilitation and leadership training services.
As a former Mayor, Christina has a unique ability to speak the language of elected and leadership officials. She is known for her passion for asset management throughout the organization.
As an experienced trainer and a communications consultant, Jan helps local governments improve their ability to engage their audiences so they can achieve their goals, save time and money - and strengthen community support along the way.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
WHAT IS CIVICEXCELLENCE E-LEARNING?
Designed specifically for local government, CivicExcellence E-Learning is the next generation in training, combining live calls with experienced instructors with video, interactive exercises and much more.
CivicExcellence E-Learning offers instant access to training that can improve both your individual performance, and that of your local government, all from your desk, and at your own pace.
WHY ELEARNING FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT?
We’ve been delivering interactive webinars to local governments for over 10 years. We developed this membership program with online training in response to feedback from you, our learners. We understand that you want high-quality municipal-focused training that:
You’ll receive “live-quality” training, at a fraction of the price and without travel time and lost productivity.
HOW DO THE COURSES WORK?
The CivicExcellence courses that you get access to as part of your membership are created to keep you engaged, and go well beyond the basics of voice-over slides. Our courses are delivered in bite-sized modules that you can review at your own pace.
Each module features a variety of tools to inform and engage learners, such as assessments, quizzes, exercises and downloadable worksheets. Once you are registered, you simply click on the link to your course to view the modules, watch the presentation or video, and do an exercise, take a quiz or download a worksheet.
CAN I ACCESS MY COURSE ON MY MOBILE PHONE OR TABLET?
Courses are designed around the way you learn. They are available on any desktop or laptop computer, and fully adapted for mobile and tablet so you can access your courses, your way.
HOW DO THE COURSES FIT TOGETHER?
Courses can be taken on their own or as a bundle with a number of related courses. Once you finish your first course in the bundle, you’ll be able to do an assessment and we’ll make some suggestions that can help advance your professional development.
HOW LONG IS EACH COURSE?
It depends on the course. Course length varies by topic and the number of modules needed to present the information in an informative and engaging way. Each course has a description page that identifies how many hours each is likely to take.
Courses are broken down into a series of modules that can take anywhere from a few minutes to about 10 to 15 minutes, allowing you to fit learning into even the most demanding schedule.
For more information, check out our current list of offerings.
DO I GET A CERTIFICATE?
Yes! Upon successful course completion, a certificate will be delivered to your inbox.
WHO ARE THE INSTRUCTORS?
Our seasoned instructors are selected based on their deep knowledge of local government and experience in teaching webinars and workshops, consulting and facilitating. We'll provide insight into the unique world of local government from an employee and an elected point of view.
HOW CAN I CONNECT WITH OTHER MEMBERS?
Building connections is what CivicExcellence is all about. Our learners become part of an exclusive discussion forum where you can share ideas, solve problems and build your network in your area of study.
HOW ARE THE COURSES SELECTED?
Our courses are selected based on the feedback we receive from our learners, HR Managers, CAOs, elected officials, association partners and others. Our faculty stays abreast of trends in the world of local government so we can develop our roles as local government professionals and qualified elected (or those-to-be) officials.
Please send any topics you’d like to see added to firstname.lastname@example.org
HOW CAN I PAY?
Individual courses can be paid for by the charge card of your choice. Multiple registrations can be paid by invoice. Simply contact us at email@example.com
CAN I TALK TO A REAL PERSON IF I HAVE QUESTIONS?
Absolutely! You can chat with us at anytime by clicking the chat icon at the right anytime.
Contact information for each instructor is also shown below each instructor profile..
If you have more questions, email us.
At CivicExcellence we provide a vibrant forum for local governments to share ideas and resources, creating an online "community of communities." We provide eLearning courses specifically designed for local government professionals and their elected officials where continuous improvement is more than a buzz word - it's a new way of creating, learning and sharing leading practices in local government.