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Regional Trainings are held each year in approximately ten communities throughout the state. These trainings are conducted by the MSU LGC, the Montana League of Cities and Towns (MLCT), and the Montana Municipal Interlocal Authority (MMIA). Typical topics covered include: Good governance, open meetings, citizens right to participate, employee benefits, HR, and legislative updates. 

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2.5 Days

The Executive Academy is a training conducted by the MSU LGC, the Montana League of Cities and Towns (MLCT), and the Montana Municipal Interlocal Authority (MMIA) for Montana mayors, city managers, and county administrative officers. The academy covers a wide range of topics pertinent to Montana's local governments and specific topics change each year to accommodate the current needs of Montana local governments' executive branch. 

In even numbered years, the academy is held in Bozeman and spans three days. In odd numbered years a shorter version of the academy, the Executive Forum, is held in Helena. While in Helena, participants have the opportunity to interact with the current legislative session.

 

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The Montana Municipal Institute is held in May each year and includes sessions for municipal clerks, treasurers, finance officers, mayors, city managers, city council members, and local government attorneys. Currently, the Institute is held in Billings, MT at the Billings Hotel and Convention Center.

Municipal clerks and treasurers are offered IIMC-approved educational credit that can be applied towards IIMC certification. 

 

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$175/Person

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3 Days

Elected officials participate in the Montana Municipal Institute is held in May each year. Sessions are designed for municipal clerks, treasurers, finance officers, mayors, city managers, city council members, and attorneys. Currently, the Institute is held in Billings, MT at the Billings Hotel and Convention Center.

Municipal elected officials are offered a three-day track at the Institute in which sessions are offered to address issues that concern municipal councils and executive branches. These sessions vary each year to reflect current issues facing local governments. 

 

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4 Days

Each December, the MSU LGC works with the Montana Association of Counties (MACo) to offer the Montana County Elected Officials training in Helena, MT. The training is based on a two-year curriculum designed to prepare newly elected county officials to meet their responsibilities and effectively serve their counties.

  

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Description coming soon. If you have questions please call 406.994.6694.

 

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During the Ethics training participants learn about the code of ethics defined in the Montana Code Annotated and explore scenario and case study activities to better understand common ethical choices that employees face in the workplace, as well as how to evaluate choices based on Montana legal expectations.

The MSU LGC currently provides annual ethics training in Billings and Bozeman.

 

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During the Ethics training participants learn about the code of ethics defined in the Montana Code Annotated and explore scenario and case study activities to better understand common ethical choices that employees face in the workplace, as well as how to evaluate choices based on Montana legal expectations.         

The MSU LGC currently provides annual ethics training in Billings and Bozeman. 

 

The MSU LGC offers webinars on a variety of subjects. These webinars are often half an hour to two hours. Many of our webinars are accompanied by the slides from which the presenter gave the talk, along with a quiz to test the participant's knowledge of the material.

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