2020-21 Basic Institute

Register for Basic here. Remember, you must be a MMTA member to attend Basic Institute.

The MMTA Board of Directors has decided to transition the April 26-29 Basic Institute to 100% online training. This decision was based on current regulations for public meetings and ongoing health concerns related to the pandemic. We look forward to seeing you at the training virtually in April!

Basic Institute 2020-21 includes the five sessions listed below as well as livestreaming training sessions on Monday, April 26 through Thursday, April 29 (see below for a complete schedule or click here to download). Both the recorded sessions below and the sessions on April 26-29 are included in your Basic registration fee.

  • Operations in a Crisis: Panel Discussion
  • Internal Politics of Government and How to Resolve
  • Communicating Critical Issues to Challenging Audiences
  • Cash Handling in a Changing World
  • Welcome to Public Treasury

NOTE: If you made reservations with the Comfort Inn and Suites in Mt. Pleasant for the April training, you do not have to contact them. They will cancel your reservation automatically and send you a confirmation. If you have additional questions, contact them directly at (989) 772-4000. 

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