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January 2020


Mill Levy Essentials

01/22/2020

Wednesday, January 22nd   10am - 11:30am, CT

Description: What is a mill levy and how is it calculated? The value of a mill is different for almost every entity in the state. Understand how values and budgets are separate functions, yet work together to determine the information on the property tax statement. We will walk you through the maximum mill levy worksheets and provide guidance on gathering the information needed to create an accurate levy. **1.5 hours CE Approved by the Office of State Tax Commissioner Property Tax Division.

Presenter: Linda Leadbetter, State Supervisor of Assessments-Office of State Tax Commissioner & Linda Svihovec, NDACo Research Analyst & Retired McKenzie County Auditor/Treasurer

Fee: FREE
         **Attendees will earn 1.5 ILG training hours
Important Notes:
**This is a webinar. The webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to attend the webinar, you can email Alisha at alisha.adolf@ndaco.org to request a copy.
**You are able to comment & ask questions during the webinar. Each participant will have a dialogue box during the webinar where you can simply input questions & comments.
**Attendees will receive an email confirmation after registration. This confirmation will also include a link to join the webinar at the specific time & date.
**Prior to the webinar, attendees will receive an email with any handouts or copies of PowerPoints to follow along.
 

REGISTER HERE:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3472926627045030669


ND Sheriffs & Deputies Meeting

01/22/2020
Quality Inn, Bismarck

TENTATIVE CONFERENCE AGENDA LINKED HERE

Quality Inn, Bismarck
Rooms Available at Quality Inn, Comfort Suites & Mainstay Suites (701) 223-1911

For more information contact: 

Donnell Preskey Hushka, Executive Director County Sheriff's and Deputies Association

donnell.hushka@ndaco.org

701-328-7337


ND State's Attorney Association Conference

01/23/2020
Quality Inn, Bismarck

Contact Nathan Madden, Williams County State's Attorney for information.

PO Box 2047
Williston ND 58802-2047
701-577-4577
 
 

Incident Command System (ICS) Overview for Elected and Appointed Officials (Part 1)

01/23/2020

Thursday, January 23rd   11am - 11:45am, CT

Incident Command System Overview for Elected and Appointed Officials

In partnership with the ND Department of Emergency Services (NDDES), ILG is excited to offer a FREE 3-part webinar series to familiarize elected and appointed officials of their role and the role of the Emergency Manager in supporting incident management within the National Incident Management System (NIMS). Upon completion of this 3-part course, officials will be able to explain National Incident Management System (NIMS) tenets and the role of the four command and coordination entities (Incident Command System, Emergency Operations Center, Multi-Agency Coordination Group and Joint Information System) within NIMS. In addition, you will find the following benefits:

  • Better understanding of the roles of responders and emergency managers.
  • Comprehend the role of an Emergency Operations Center in support of the Incident Command System.
  • Know the relationships of support from NDDES and Federal partners as incidents/disasters escalate.
  • Improve communications and stronger working relationships.

*Individuals who complete the G 402 Incident Command System Overview for Executives and Senior Officials will receive a certificate of completion from the ND Department of Emergency Services.

Description: In session one, we will provide an overview of the course objectives and explain the National Incident Management System and the Command and Coordination System.

Presenter: Bill Brown, ND Department of Emergency Services, SE Region Coordinator

Fee: FREE
         **Attendees will earn a .75 ILG training hour
Important Notes:
**This is a webinar. The webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to attend the webinar, you can email Alisha at alisha.adolf@ndaco.org to request a copy.
**You are able to comment & ask questions during the webinar. Each participant will have a dialogue box during the webinar where you can simply input questions & comments.
**Attendees will receive an email confirmation after registration. This confirmation will also include a link to join the webinar at the specific time & date.
**Prior to the webinar, attendees will receive an email with any handouts or copies of PowerPoints to follow along.
 

REGISTER HERE:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/869273196865856781


ND Association of County Engineers Conference

01/29/2020
Fargo Holiday Inn

The 70th Annual North Dakota Association of County Engineers Institute is scheduled for January 2020. The convention will be held in Fargo.

For more information and to register, please visit ndace.org/convention.

February 2020


Bidding Your Projects!

02/04/2020

Tuesday, February 4th   10am - 11:30am, CT

Description: So you want to undertake a new project at the Courthouse or buy that new fancy grader, well not so fast! Before you make that next big purchase attend this ILG webinar to find out what legal requirements you must follow.

Presenter: Aaron Birst, NDACo Legal Counsel & Assistant Executive Director of Policy

Fee: FREE
         **Attendees will earn 1.5 ILG training hours
Important Notes:
**This is a webinar. The webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to attend the webinar, you can email Alisha at alisha.adolf@ndaco.org to request a copy.
**You are able to comment & ask questions during the webinar. Each participant will have a dialogue box during the webinar where you can simply input questions & comments.
**Attendees will receive an email confirmation after registration. This confirmation will also include a link to join the webinar at the specific time & date.
**Prior to the webinar, attendees will receive an email with any handouts or copies of PowerPoints to follow along.
 

REGISTER HERE:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3437824718235510028


The Donation Dilemma

02/11/2020

Tuesday, February 11th   10am - 10:30am, CT

Description: Donations! Join us to discuss restrictions on budget authority and what it means to your county.

Presenter: Aaron Birst, NDACo Legal Counsel & Assistant Executive Director of Policy

Fee: FREE
         **Attendees will earn a .5 ILG training hour.
Important Notes:
**This is a webinar. The webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to attend the webinar, you can email Alisha at alisha.adolf@ndaco.org to request a copy.
**You are able to comment & ask questions during the webinar. Each participant will have a dialogue box during the webinar where you can simply input questions & comments.
**Attendees will receive an email confirmation after registration. This confirmation will also include a link to join the webinar at the specific time & date.
**Prior to the webinar, attendees will receive an email with any handouts or copies of PowerPoints to follow along.
 

REGISTER HERE:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3669837064952462092


CEG Monthly Safety Moment: Death on the Highway-4 Policies to Save a Life

02/12/2020

Wednesday, February 12th   10am - 10:15am, CT

Description: A brief overview of the recommended corrective actions resulting from the roadside fatality of a county highway department worker in March of 2019. We will quickly discuss the proximal and root causes of the fatal incident and focus on four things we can do to make sure an incident like this doesn’t happen to you.

The County Employer Group (CEG) is committed to providing answers and assistance to our members through webinars, on-site consultations and presentations.

Presenter: Patrick Engelhart, CSP, NDACo County Employer Group (CEG) Safety Manager

Fee: FREE
         **Attendees will earn a .25 ILG training hour.
Important Notes:
**This is a webinar. The webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to attend the webinar, you can email Alisha at alisha.adolf@ndaco.org to request a copy.
**You are able to comment & ask questions during the webinar. Each participant will have a dialogue box during the webinar where you can simply input questions & comments.
**Attendees will receive an email confirmation after registration. This confirmation will also include a link to join the webinar at the specific time & date.
**Prior to the webinar, attendees will receive an email with any handouts or copies of PowerPoints to follow along.
 

REGISTER HERE:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6967744127159536395


Designing Pedestrian Facilities for Accessibility - One-Day Workshop with Field Activities

02/13/2020
Bismarck Public Works Department, 601 S 26th St, Bismarck ND

More information and registration can be found at:
www.ndltap.org/events/view.php?id=866


Got 15?! Office of State Tax Commissioner Monthly Webinar

02/13/2020

Thursday, February 13   3pm - 3:15pm, CT   

Description: What to do in February to be prepared in March. Equalization Meeting Prep, Meeting Minutes, Notice of Increase, Sales Ratio Upload Process.
Fee: FREE
         **Attendees will earn a .25 ILG training hour.
Important Notes:
**This is a webinar. The webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to attend the webinar, you can email Alisha at alisha.adolf@ndaco.org to request a copy.
**You are able to comment & ask questions during the webinar. Each participant will have a dialogue box during the webinar where you can simply input questions & comments that will go directly to Alisha and/or the presenter.
**Attendees will receive an email confirmation after registration. This confirmation will also include a link to join the webinar at the specific time & date.
**Prior to the webinar, attendees will receive an email with any handouts or copies of PowerPoints to follow along.
 

REGISTER HERE:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4102968780165574668


Incident Command System (ICS) Overview for Elected and Appointed Officials (Part 2)

02/20/2020

Thursday, February 20th   10:30am - 12pm, CT

Incident Command System Overview for Elected and Appointed Officials

In partnership with the ND Department of Emergency Services (NDDES), ILG is excited to offer a FREE 3-part webinar series to familiarize elected and appointed officials of their role and the role of the Emergency Manager in supporting incident management within the National Incident Management System (NIMS). Upon completion of this 3-part course, officials will be able to explain National Incident Management System (NIMS) tenets and the role of the four command and coordination entities (Incident Command System, Emergency Operations Center, Multi-Agency Coordination Group and Joint Information System) within NIMS. In addition, you will find the following benefits:

  • Better understanding of the roles of responders and emergency managers.
  • Comprehend the role of an Emergency Operations Center in support of the Incident Command System.
  • Know the relationships of support from NDDES and Federal partners as incidents/disasters escalate.
  • Improve communications and stronger working relationships.

*Individuals who complete the G 402 Incident Command System Overview for Executives and Senior Officials will receive a certificate of completion from the ND Department of Emergency Services.

Description: In session two, we will explain the organizational structure of the Incident Command System and the role of the Command and General Staff and will address the 14 NIMS Management characteristics. Also, we will go over the function and structure of the Emergency Operations Center, the role of the Emergency Manager, and the direction provided by the Senior Official and multi-agency coordination group. 

Presenter: Al Hanson, ND Department of Emergency Services, NW Region Coordinator

Fee: FREE
         **Attendees will earn 1.5 ILG training hours.
Important Notes:
**This is a webinar. The webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to attend the webinar, you can email Alisha at alisha.adolf@ndaco.org to request a copy.
**You are able to comment & ask questions during the webinar. Each participant will have a dialogue box during the webinar where you can simply input questions & comments.
**Attendees will receive an email confirmation after registration. This confirmation will also include a link to join the webinar at the specific time & date.
**Prior to the webinar, attendees will receive an email with any handouts or copies of PowerPoints to follow along.
 

REGISTER HERE:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2420636824658317835

March 2020


Got 15?! Office of State Tax Commissioner Monthly Webinar

03/11/2020

Wednesday, March 11   3pm - 3:15pm, CT   

Description: What to do in March to be prepared in April. Township/City Equalization Meetings, Meeting Minutes, Notice of Increase, Mobile Homes, Sales Ratio BX & Adjustment Worksheet.
Fee: FREE
         **Attendees will earn a .25 ILG training hour.
Important Notes:
**This is a webinar. The webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to attend the webinar, you can email Alisha at alisha.adolf@ndaco.org to request a copy.
**You are able to comment & ask questions during the webinar. Each participant will have a dialogue box during the webinar where you can simply input questions & comments that will go directly to Alisha and/or the presenter.
**Attendees will receive an email confirmation after registration. This confirmation will also include a link to join the webinar at the specific time & date.
**Prior to the webinar, attendees will receive an email with any handouts or copies of PowerPoints to follow along.
 

REGISTER HERE:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/681758085991777036


Incident Command System (ICS) Overview for Elected and Appointed Officials (Part 3)

03/12/2020

Thursday, March 12th   10:45am - 11:55am, CT

Incident Command System Overview for Elected and Appointed Officials

In partnership with the ND Department of Emergency Services (NDDES), ILG is excited to offer a FREE 3-part webinar series to familiarize elected and appointed officials of their role and the role of the Emergency Manager in supporting incident management within the National Incident Management System (NIMS). Upon completion of this 3-part course, officials will be able to explain National Incident Management System (NIMS) tenets and the role of the four command and coordination entities (Incident Command System, Emergency Operations Center, Multi-Agency Coordination Group and Joint Information System) within NIMS. In addition, you will find the following benefits:

  • Better understanding of the roles of responders and emergency managers.
  • Comprehend the role of an Emergency Operations Center in support of the Incident Command System.
  • Know the relationships of support from NDDES and Federal partners as incidents/disasters escalate.
  • Improve communications and stronger working relationships.

*Individuals who complete the G 402 Incident Command System Overview for Executives and Senior Officials will receive a certificate of completion from the ND Department of Emergency Services.

Description: In session three, we will explain the functions and purpose of a Multi-agency coordination group, joint information center, and describe the interconnectivity of the Command and Coordination systems. Also, we will address Senior Officials’ role in preparing for an incident and identify additional resources. Finally, we will summarize key points from the course and wrap up the class.

Presenter: Neil Johnson, ND Department of Emergency Services, SW Region Coordinator

Fee: FREE
         **Attendees will earn 1.25 ILG training hours.
Important Notes:
**This is a webinar. The webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to attend the webinar, you can email Alisha at alisha.adolf@ndaco.org to request a copy.
**You are able to comment & ask questions during the webinar. Each participant will have a dialogue box during the webinar where you can simply input questions & comments.
**Attendees will receive an email confirmation after registration. This confirmation will also include a link to join the webinar at the specific time & date.
**Prior to the webinar, attendees will receive an email with any handouts or copies of PowerPoints to follow along.
 

REGISTER HERE:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5357138812843527179


CEG Safety Moment: Bloody Mess - Bloodborne Pathogens in Law Enforcement & Corrections

03/18/2020

Wednesday, March 18th   10am - 10:15am, CT

Description: From needlesticks and sharps disposal mishaps, to assaults and “gassing”, LEO’s and CO’s daily face many different bloodborne pathogen hazards in the course of their duties. This webinar will focus on just 3 tried and tested tips that will help your employees keep themselves safe from these challenging and ever-present hazards.

The County Employer Group (CEG) is committed to providing answers and assistance to our members through webinars, on-site consultations and presentations.

Presenter: Patrick Engelhart, CSP, NDACo County Employer Group (CEG) Safety Manager

Fee: FREE
         **Attendees will earn a .25 ILG training hour.
Important Notes:
**This is a webinar. The webinar will be recorded. If you are unable to attend the webinar, you can email Alisha at alisha.adolf@ndaco.org to request a copy.
**You are able to comment & ask questions during the webinar. Each participant will have a dialogue box during the webinar where you can simply input questions & comments.
**Attendees will receive an email confirmation after registration. This confirmation will also include a link to join the webinar at the specific time & date.
**Prior to the webinar, attendees will receive an email with any handouts or copies of PowerPoints to follow along.
 

REGISTER HERE:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/164274037737545995

May 2020


ND Sheriffs & Deputies Association Conference

05/11/2020
Mandan - Baymont Inn

Agenda and registration will be coming soon.

Contact Donnell with questions.


ND Social Service Director Conference

05/13/2020
Comfort Inn, Bismarck

Contact:  Kristin Hasbargen, Richland County Social Service Director for information.

413 3rd Ave N
Wahpeton, ND 58075-4427
701-642-7751

ND Clerks of Court Association Conference

05/13/2020
Bismarck

Contact:  Susan Hoffer, Ward County Clerk of Court for information.

PO Box 5005
Minot ND 58702-5005
701-857-6600
shoffer@ndcourts.gov

June 2020


ND County Recorders Association Conference

06/16/2020
Fargo

Contact:  Katie Nadeau, Ramsey County Recorder for information.

524 4th Ave NE Unit 30
Devils Lake ND 58301-2400
701-662-7018
knadeau@nd.gov

 

 

July 2020


ND Auditors & Treasurers Association Conference

07/28/2020
Canad Inn/Alerus Center, Grand Forks

Click here for Agenda and information on the event.

 

Group rate under ND Auditors & Treasurers Association Annual Conference or online using promo: NDATAC

For more information contact: 

Donnell Preskey Hushka, Executive Director County Auditors and Treasurers Associations

donnell.hushka@ndaco.org

701-328-7337

August 2020


ND Tax Directors Association Conference

08/09/2020
Bismarck

Contact:   Amber Gudajtes, Grand Forks Tax Director for information.

PO Box 5294
Grand Forks, ND 58206-5294
701-780-8259
amber.gudajtes@gfcounty.org