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
Leading Change in Your Community and Region 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 and Region 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
Leading Change in Your Community and Region February 16, 2018 Sunset Beach 6
Leading Change in Your Community and Region February 22, 2018 Asheville 6
Meeting Procedures TBD Cullowhee, NC 6
Strategic Planning March 8, 2018 TBD 6
Leading Change in Your Community and Region March 9, 2018 Greenville 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
NCACC Steering Committees: Public Education, 
General Government, Health & Human Services 
November 29, 2017  Raleigh 
NCACC Steering Committees:
Environment, Agriculture 
November 30, 2017  Raleigh 
THRIVE Regional Meeting  December 6, 2017  Asheville 
NCACC Steering Committees:
Justice & Public Safety, Tax & Finance 
December 7, 2017  Raleigh 
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.