The LOC provides valuable training for local government officials across the state

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LOC Training

LOC staff and outside experts have designed training to fit your needs – whether you are brand new to office or a long-term city manager.

The LOC provides training to both elected city officials and city staff on a variety of core and specialized topics. Trainings are scheduled throughout the year in a variety of locations across the state and many are free of charge to LOC members.

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Training Scholarships Available

The League of Oregon Cities Foundation offers scholarships to help with registration expenses for various training opportunities.

Learn how to apply for Training Scholarships

Request a Training in Your Area

Perhaps you want to offer training to just your staff, or maybe there aren’t any trainings scheduled in your region. The LOC will work with you to find a time and location that fits your schedule. 

If you wish to receive training not currently listed or would like to see something designed specifically for your city, the LOC will work with you to find a trainer who can develop a training to meet your needs.

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Popular Training Topics

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Training Resources and Info

See below for answers to some of the frequently asked questions regarding LOC Training as well as additional training resources.

Looking for LGMC-qualified training?

Our Local Government Management Certificate recognizes individuals who complete training in 10 core areas that are critical to success in local government management.

Learn more about the LGMC Program