Dallas City Council meetingThese courses are designed for local governments.

A local government is defined in Texas Local Government Code 201.003(7):

(7) "Local government" means a county, including all district and precinct offices of a county, municipality, public school district, appraisal district, or any other special-purpose district or authority.


Instructor:
Erica Wilson
512-463-6627
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Learn why records management is important and required, what constitutes a record, how to ensure you are in compliance and how that benefits your organization, ways to ensure you have an active and continuing program, tips on outsourcing and valuable resources for you and your records management program.

CE Hours: 3.0
CMC Experience Points: 0.5

Description

This course looks at the definition of electronic records, applicable laws and rules with corresponding best practices, how you can best manage such records, recommended standards and procedures, and where these records may be located in your organization. It also discusses e-mail, digital imaging, and social media, and how to address the various challenges of these commonly-used types of e-records and best manage them.

CE Hours: 3.0
CMC Experience Points: 0.5

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Description

Learn how to identify, protect, and ensure access to your essential records, the records necessary to continue operations in the event of an emergency. The course will also cover how to prepare, respond to, and recover from a records emergency.

CE Hours: 3.0
CMC Experience Points: 0.5

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Description

This course focuses on the basics of appraisal, preservation, and protection of archival records. Participants will learn about how to appraise records for historical value, the basics of protecting records through climate control, proper handling and security, how to begin establishing a formal archives program, and sources of funding.

CE Hours: 3.0
CMC Experience Points: 0.5

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Description
This course explains how to improve your filing systems: definitions, types of filing arrangements, common filing issues and solutions to these problems, and a 6-step filing program and action plan to begin addressing your agency's filing needs.

CE Hours: 2.0

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Description

The basics of forms management: definitions, establishing a forms management program, conducting a forms analysis, forms design standards, and electronic forms.

CE Hours: 2.0

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