OIG Academy

The OIG Academy provides a variety of trainings and classes on public procurement, effective contract administration, fraud prevention and more.

The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) offers live and self-paced virtual trainings through its OIG Academy. We remain committed to our mission to promote excellence in public procurement, sound governance and the protection of public resources. Our classes are open to individuals interested in learning about public procurement laws and best practices in the Commonwealth that aid in the prevention and detection of fraud, waste and abuse of public funds.

Announcing the 2023-24 class schedule!

Registration is now open for the OIG Academy's Fall 2023 and Spring 2024 classes. Please check back as more classes will be scheduled.

Apply for the One Free Designee Program

The Office of the Inspector General is pleased to offer the FY24 Pilot Program - One Free Designee - to encourage more communities to have at least one employee with the Massachusetts Certified Public Purchasing Official (MCPPO) Designation.

The OIG announces free webinar on the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA)

Learn best practices for use of Fiscal Recovery Funds under ARPA

The webinar will take place on September 26, 2023 (1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.).

Chapter 30B Hotline

Upcoming Events

  • ARPA Webinar 

    September 26, 2023 (1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.)
  • Public Contracting Overview - Online Class 

    October 3 - 5, 2023, 8:15 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    This 3-day course will provide an overview of the legal requirements for public contracting by local governmental entities, districts and authorities.

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