MACA School of Community Government

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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: Governance; Management & Finance; Fire Protection & Public Safety; Land Administration; Recreation Facility Operations; Recreation Leadership; Water and Waste; and Works and Works Management.

Visit the School of Community Government website for information on programs and courses, registration, and tools and resources.  Click here for the online School of Community Government Training Calendar.

Click here to download a PDF copy of the SOCG's 2017-2018 Training Calendar (updated 14AUG2017).

Click here for the School of Community Government's 2017-2018 eLearning Calendar.  (Updated 24OCT2017)

School of Community Government courses can also be found 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.