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Boards and Commissions: Know Your Responsibilities

This 3-hour webinar is essential for every member of a public board, commission, committee or authority, as well as for public officials who regularly interact with public boards.

Attendees will learn about some of the tools needed to successfully conduct public board activity, oversee their organizations, and ensure public money is spent appropriately.  Attendees will also learn how to identify and prevent fraud, waste and abuse and how to comply with key legal requirements applicable to public boards.   

Class dates and times:
November 16, 2021 (4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
February 24, 2022 (4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
May 21, 2022 (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.)

Registration closes two weeks before a class starts
® login details will be emailed to registrants 

Non-credit training


Pay and register online

Download the MCPPO Fall 2021-Spring 2022 Registration Form and mail in payment


  • Fiduciary duties and responsibilities
  • Tools for effective oversight
  • Preventing and detecting fraud, waste and abuse
  • Ethics requirements for members of boards and commissions
  • Public Records Law
  • Open Meeting Law

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