DCRA Training

Training Calendar

The Training Calendar displays all upcoming courses offered by the DCRA. You can also:

September 2017

Date Training Location Hours
9/11/2017 - 9/15/2017 Clerks Management for Rural Utilities

Covers skills needed to work effectively as a clerk within a small rural utility. Topics include a clerk’s roles and responsibilities concerning public relations, meetings, office and records management, elections, financial management, and ordinances and resolutions. Contact Jeff Congdon for more information at 907-451-2716 or jeffrey.congdon@alaska.gov

Anchorage 32

October 2017

Date Training Location Hours
10/30/2017 - 11/3/2017 Elected Officials Management for Rural Utilities

Provides an overview of government for community leaders in rural Alaska. Topics include an official’s roles and responsibilities, the Open Meetings Act, parliamentary procedure, ordinances and resolutions, financial management, and sustainability. Contact Jeff Congdon at 907-451-2716 or jeffrey.congdon@alaska.gov for more information

Anchorage 32

December 2017

Date Training Location Hours
12/4/2017 - 12/8/2017 Financial Management for Rural Utilities

Provides an overview of financial operations for rural utilities. Topics cover basic processes and procedures for financial reporting, fund accounting, budgeting, collections, risk management, audits, and rate setting. Contact Jeff Congdon at 907-451-2716 or jeffrey.congdon@alaska.gov for more information.

Anchorage 32

January 2018

Date Training Location Hours
1/8/2018 - 1/12/2018 Personnel Management for Rural Utilities

Presents tools a rural utility manager needs to maintain a productive work force. Topics include personnel policies and procedures, safety policies and programs, selecting and hiring staff, orientation and training, regulations and the law, communications and conflict, and motivation and management. Contact Jeff Congdon for more information at 907-451-2716 or jeffrey.congdon@alaska.gov

Anchorage 32

February 2018

Date Training Location Hours
2/5/2018 - 2/9/2018 Organizational Management for Rural Utilities

Describes organizations that may own and operate water and wastewater facilities. Topics include governance, authority and accountability, level of service, customer agreements, roles and responsibilities, the utility ordinance, and regulations. Contact Jeff Congdon for more information at 907-451-2716 or jeffrey.congdon@alaska.gov

Anchorage 32

March 2018

Date Training Location Hours
3/5/2018 - 3/9/2018 Financial Management for Rural Utilities

Provides an overview of financial operations for rural utilities. Topics cover basic processes and procedures for financial reporting, fund accounting, budgeting, collections, risk management, audits, and rate setting. Contact Jeff Congdon for more information at 907-451-2716 or jeffrey.congdon@alaska.gov

Anchorage 32