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Read the latest news from CSDA’s Professional Development department.


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…

Board Secretary/Clerk Conference Schedule Now Available!

Friday, July 31, 2015

Attendees at the Board Secretary/Clerk Conference this fall in Lake Tahoe will find even more to like about this popular CSDA event. You’ll like more new sessions for returning attendees and longer session times for in-depth understanding of complex subjects like human resources, finance management…

Workshop: Board’s Role in Finance and Fiscal Accountability

Thursday, July 30, 2015

This course will focus on how to develop a method for approving the district's annual budget; communicating budget information to the public; establishing financial goals for the district; reviewing district finances; developing and analyzing capital improvement plans and reserve guidelines; and comprehending…

Are You Prepared to Face Human Resources Challenges?

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Join CSDA, the Special District Risk Management Authority (SDRMA), and Liebert Cassidy Whitmore for a full-day Human Resources Boot Camp that will cover cutting edge information HR professionals at special districts need to know. Divided into four segments: hiring, performance evaluation, employee discipline,…