Certified Special District Manager
The Certified Special District Manager (CSDM) is a voluntary designation sought by individuals who strive to be the best. Managers with various academic and professional backgrounds, as well as from all sizes of special districts, can be candidates for the program.
The certification examination and study guide were developed through the participation of over 100 volunteer subject matter experts. Guided by the SDLF Board, Certification Advisory Committee, and under direction by a professional examination development firm, this certification will give successful candidates recognition unmatched by any other program.