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Just Released! Special District Leadership Academy Conference

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Join us this January in La Quinta for CSDA's comprehensive governance conference for elected and appointed directors/trustees, the Special District Leadership Academy (SDLA) Conference. Participants in the conference are able to complete all four modules of the Academy over a two-and-a-half day conference…

Share Your Knowledge and Experience: Call for Presentations and Articles

Thursday, November 12, 2015

CSDA is currently accepting session ideas for two of our 2016 conferences: the General Manager Leadership Summit, June 12 - 14, in Lake Tahoe, and the CSDA Annual Conference and Exhibitor Showcase, October 10 - 13, in San Diego. We are also accepting article ideas for California Special District magazine.…

Webinar: Ethics Compliance Training

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Last Chance for Live Ethics Compliance Training. Don't miss CSDA's last live Ethics Compliance training of the year! This two-hour webinar covers general ethics principles and state laws related to conflict of interest; financial interest disclosure and competitive bidding; gift, travel and mass…

Just Added! Webinar: Harassment Prevention

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Receive your AB 1825 compliance training for special districts with this webinar. AB1825 makes sexual harassment prevention training mandatory for supervisory employees of special districts and other organizations. This legislation requires employers to ensure that all managers/supervisory employees…

Back to School with Two August Webinars

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Don't miss your opportunity to go back to school with two CSDA webinars this August: Understanding Board Member and District Liability Issues |  On-Demand Webinar  A discussion of the legal role of the board in the management and operation of a public agency and the role of the individual board…