Board Secretary/Clerk Conference and Certificate Program

CSDA's Special District Board Secretary/Clerk Conference and Certificate Program
Whether you are a new or seasoned Board Secretary/Clerk, continuing education is essential to keeping current on the many aspects of your job. In an effort to expand educational opportunities for this important position in special districts and provide an opportunity to recognize individuals that invest the time in becoming trained in the various components of the job, CSDA created this certificate program. Now, in its seventh year, the Board Secretary/Clerk Certificate has become the gold standard for special district Board Secretaries and Clerks throughout California. We invite you to participate as a first time attendee to earn your certificate and come back year after year to advance your knowledge of special districts through new and exciting breakout sessions tailored to your position.

On/before 09/21/17:
After 9/21/17:

Room reservations are available at the rate of $139 plus tax, single/double occupancy, by calling 1-800-HILTONS and asking for the CSDA rate. The CSDA rate includes complimentary guestroom internet and discounted overnight parking. Room reservation cut-off is Thursday, September 21, 2017, however, space is limited and may sell out before that date. Click here to make room reservations online.

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10/22/2017 - 10/24/2017
Embassy Suites Anaheim South 11767 Harbor Blvd Garden Grove, CA 92840 UNITED STATES

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Sunday, 22 October 2017

Turn those dreaded policy documents and meeting minutes into lean, mean, work-producing materials that people actually use! This pre-conference session will give you the tools and formats needed to create crisp, clear, and readable workplace guidance and informative, instructive notes. In this full-day session you'll learn how to:
o Avoid the most common workplace writing errors.
o Decide what information belongs in a policy document.
o Develop and write a policy in "headline" format.
o Prepare yourself for maximum note-taking efficiency.
o Choose the most logical order for your minutes.
o Edit and format your minutes for maximum readability.
*Optional/Additional Fee - limited to 28 attendees - register early!
$225 CSDA Member, $340 Non-Member
Includes lunch and a copy of the book How to Write Policies, Procedures, & Task Outlines
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10/22/2017 9:00 AM

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