MACA School of Community Government

The MACA School of Community Government provides an integrated approach to community government capacity building. The School coordinates a system of training and development, tools and resources for community governments, their staff and stakeholder organizations.

Training is available in:

  • Airport Maintenance;
  • Bylaw Enforcement;
  • Community Government Finances;
  • Community Government Management;
  • Emergency Management;
  • Fire Protection;
  • First Responder;
  • Governance;
  • Infrastructure Maintenance and Management;
  • Recreation Facility Operations;
  • Recreation Leadership, and
  • Water and Waste.

Visit the School of Community Government website for information on programs and courses, registration, and tools and resources.  

The School of Community Government is currently in the process of developing the 2018-19 Course Calendar, please check back for updates or contact School of Community Government Registrar.

School of Community Government courses are posted on the LGANT Events Calendar.


About the School

Through a partnership approach, the School of Community Government assesses community needs; develops occupational standards; establishes training plans; coordinates the delivery of training; provides respected certification; and achieves community capacity building results.

The goals of the School of Community Government include enhancing the capacity of community governments through governance training; enhancing the competencies of community government staff by providing training and development opportunities that meet occupational standards; training Northerners for community government positions; and assisting local staff with the training required to advance to more senior level community government positions.