Certificate in Local Government Authority

The Urban and Rural Boards of Examiners have made completion of parts or all of the Certificate in Local Government Authority program the educational requirement of certification for the administrator of a rural or an urban municipality.

  • Courses to Complete: 4 core courses
  • Credit Hours: 12 credit hours
  • Pre-Requisites: None
  • Program Duration: Part-time study

Courses are offered online (Fall and Winter) and one-week in-class intensives are available for some Spring courses.

You Will Learn

  • The fundamental concepts of society, democracy, and principles of local government administration in Saskatchewan
  • Introduction to Saskatchewan legislation relevant to municipal government processes, procedures and authority
  • Basic accounting principles
  • The history, purposes and principles of local government accounting, budgeting, audits, assessment and taxation with emphasis on Urban and Rural Municipalities and School Division accounting
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Core Courses

LG 200 Introduction to Local Government Authority
LG 202 Local Government Legislation and Statute Law
LG 204 Basic Accounting Practices
LG 206 Local Government Accounting

Course Listing

CRN Course Sec Title Instructor Dates
12013 LG 200 397 Local Government Authority in Saskatchewan Kenneth Kolb Jan 8
Apr 11
12014 LG 202 397 Local Government Legislation and Statute Law Ronald Laird Jan 8
Apr 11
12015 LG 204 397 Basic Accounting Practices Corey Hadden Jan 8
Apr 11
13187 LG 206 398 Local Government Accounting Steven Brown Nov 22
Feb 28
13187 LG 206 398 Local Government Accounting Steven Brown Nov 22
Feb 28