Training and Resources



Upcoming Training

cmo logos horizontalCMO 57 - 2017 Regional Training

Regional Training begins in Montgomery on Saturday, July 15 and August 12.  Saturday training is offered only once a year and limited to 50 registrations for each date.  Make your plans to attend at one of the four locations and hear from the League's legal staff on important topics which include elective core curriculum topics and earn credit hours required to become a Certified Municipal Official.  Note:  Each regional training location has a separate registration.  

Dates and Locations: Various, See below
Cost to Attend: $125.00 for online registration  (includes lunch onsite)

Montgomery - Saturday, July 15 - Registration Full

Montgomery - Saturday, August 12 - Registration Full

Alabaster - Thursday, September 14

Priceville - Friday, September 15

Loxley - Wednesday, September 27


Attendee Documents: Annexation and De-annexation  | Zoning in Alabama  | The Open Meeting Act | Final Attendee Details

Topics Include: Dealing with Meeting Disruptions: Keeping your Council out of Court and Off YouTube; Annexation and De-annexation of Municipal Property (Elective Core); The Open Meetings Act (Elective Core); Zoning in Alabama (Elective Core).

This session has been approved for four and one half (4.5) Basic, Advanced or Emeritus hours in the Certified Municipal Official Program. 2.5 of the 4.5 hours meet core curriculum requirements. If you have already taken the core courses that are offered at this training, duplicate core hours WILL NOT be awarded. Any municipal employee may register, but only elected officials will be awarded credit hours in the CMO Program.

Questions?  Contact Emily Sims, Alabama League of Municipalities, 334-262-2566 or HERE

Print paper registration form HERE. Fax or Mail registration fee is $150.00. Save $25 by registering online!


2017 Fall Municipal Law Conference

September 21-23, 2017
Orange Beach Event Center at the Wharf

A group rate has been set up at the newly built SpringHill Suites Orange Beach at The Wharf  (for 135.00 USD  per night)

Book your group rate for 2017 Fall Municipal Law Conference 
OR 1-888-236-2427 and your group code is: MUNR

Register for the event Online  |  Register for the event by Fax/Mail

Agenda  |  Conference Flyer  |  Sponsorship Opportunities


Professional Training Programs Available

Auburn University - Government and Economic Development Institute

University of Alabama - College of Continuing Studies

The League has been informed that the following training opportunities are available for municipal officials and employees.  Many of these seminars are sponsored by other organizations and you would need to contact them for information about the meeting and registration.
If the League is a sponsor, our telephone number is noted in the information below.  Although these conferences are arranged for positions designated, many of them allow other individuals to attend.  If you have a question on this, please contact the sponsoring agency.
If you have a conference you would like to add to this list, contact Carrie Banks with the information and include a contact person, address, telephone number and e-mail address if available.