October 17, 2017, 8:00 AM

Subject Matter: PERAC Administrator Training

Location: DoubleTree by Hilton Cape Cod, 287 Iyannough Road, Hyannis, MA 02601

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Please register through the PROSPER portal

Please Note: While these courses are geared towards administrators, board members who attend will receive three educational credits.

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October 23, 2017, 6:00 PM

Subject Matter: Roberts Rules of Order and Massachusetts Public Records Law

Location: Normandin Middle School, 81 Felton Street, New Bedford MA 

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: e-mail Lisa Presby Lisa.Presby@newbedford-ma.gov to make reservations.
 


October 30, 2017, 6:00 PM

Subject Matter: Open Meeting Law

Location: Normandin Middle School, 81 Felton Street, New Bedford MA 

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: e-mail Lisa Presby Lisa.Presby@newbedford-ma.gov to make reservations.
 


November 6, 2017, 6:00 PM

Subject Matter: Conflict of Interest Law

Location: Normandin Middle School, 81 Felton Street, New Bedford MA 

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: e-mail Lisa Presby Lisa.Presby@newbedford-ma.gov to make reservations.
 


November 14, 2017, 8:00 AM

Subject Matter: PERAC Administrator Training

Location: Danvers Retirement Board, Town Hall, One Sylvan Street, Danvers, MA 01923

Snow Date: November 15, 2017 at 8:00 AM

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Please register through the PROSPER portal

Please Note: While these courses are geared towards administrators, board members who attend will receive three educational credits.

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November 16, 2017, 11:00 AM

Subject Matter: Investment Fees

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Please register through the PROSPER portal
 


State Ethics Commission Training (Three Credits)

The Commission will grant three (3) credits to retirement board members who complete a Public Education Seminar on the Conflict of Interest Law conducted by the State Ethics Commission.  As noted above, these sessions are sometimes held in conjunction with meetings of certain organizations.  

The State Ethics Commission will be conducting educational seminars throughout 2017 at its offices in Boston at One Ashburton Place, Room 619.  Present offerings include:

Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 10:00 AM

Space is limited.  To attend a seminar at the Commission office, please call 617-371-9500 or email David.Giannotti@state.ma.us . You may also register to participate remotely in a webinar.

 


December 28, 2017, 11:00 AM

Subject Matter: Investment Fees

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Snow Date: December 29, 2017

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Please register through the PROSPER portal
 


NON-PERAC; NON-MACRS EVENTS

PERAC will award credit for attendance at the following educational events sponsored by entities other than the Commission and MACRS:

The Commission will grant credits for the following:

  1. NCPERS (TEDS) – 3 Credits;
  2. NCPERS (PATS) – 3 Credits;
  3. NCTR Trustee Workshop – 3 Credits;
  4. NCTR Annual Conference – 3 Credits;
  5. International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans (IFB) New Trustee Institute/Advanced Trustees Institute – 3 Credits;
  6. PRIM Investors’ Conference – 3 Credits;
  7. Ethics Training - MA Town Clerks Association – 3 Credits;
  8. Open Meeting Law – MA Association of School Committees – 3 Credits;
  9. City/Town Sponsored Conflict of Interest Training – 3 Credits;
  10. City/Town Sponsored Open Meeting Training – 3 Credits;
  11. National Pension Education Association – 3 Credits;
  12. NCPERS Legislative Conference (DC) – 3 Credits;
  13. National Association of State Retirement Officials (NASRO) – 3 Credits;
  14. GFOA – 3 Credits
  15. NCPRS 2016 Public Pension Funding Program – 3 Credits; and,
  16. American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries (ASPPA) Annual Conference - 3 Credits